Selecting your suite in a retirement home it both emotional and practical. It can be a challenge unless something literally jumps out and grabs you. Whether it’s the view, or situation within the building or a number that reflects [Read more]
July will be a glorious month for us to celebrate Canada’s history as we look for a new way of life. At Orchard View our focus is always on our residents and ensuring that they are happy and healthy. See [Read more]
June is a beautiful month. We celebrate Seniors and watch all the flowers and trees blossom! Look inside to see what fun we have and will have at Orchard View by the Mississippi. OVM – Highlights June 1st-7th
Times like this make us think and act differently. We have to find new ways to contact with each other; Ask new questions, share fun stories, goals, and laughter. No matter what age you are, we all need a little [Read more]
At Orchard View by the Mississippi, we continue to focus on living our lives in the face of this pandemic. We are taking every precautions to keep everyone safe, but we must find joy and comfort in our daily lives. [Read more]
Listen to Joe Princiotta’s appeal to Public Health for support in keeping our seniors safe by providing proactive testing to our staff and supplies of masks to meet the requirements handed down from the Ontario Government.
Spring has Sprung and the flowers will begin to bring us happiness to enjoy watching blossom. Just like retirement living at Orchard View is all about! Enjoy each day!
March is the beginning of the thaw month, or at least we hope to. If cabin fever is overcoming you, come and enjoy some social time with us. Pick the day based on what you like to do and then [Read more]
Hello Winter! How pretty are you! Do you need to get out of your home to avoid cabin fever? Are you looking to enjoy an afternoon or morning with other seniors? Look through our newsletter and calendar for something that [Read more]
One of the most commonly asked question for those looking for a new home for their loved ones, is “When is it the right time”. My answer is never simple, this is not the same for everyone, as life provides [Read more]
Welcome 2020! A whole new decade is here for us to have new opportunities and experiences. Come and share them with us at Orchard View by the Mississippi in Almonte. We welcome new friends everyday! See inside what is going [Read more]
What is the difference between a PSW, RPN, RN, and NP? Basically, it is education and, therefore, scope of practice. The healthcare team of front line workers consists of Personal Support Workers, Registered Practical Nurse, Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioners. RPNs, RNs, [Read more]
Everyone has a favourite memory from Christmas Times. Listen Below to hear a few of our Residents share theirs. Mike Andrassy shared his story: Walter VonBoetticher shared his story: Marie Dunn shared his story: Margaret Cochrane shared his story: Jim Scrimgeour shared his story: [Read more]
December is a wonderful month and we are bursting at the seams with excitement for Michael’s 25 Days of Christmas. Lots of pictures of life at Orchard View will be coming to your screen soon! Peek inside to see the [Read more]
The chill in the air tells us it’s November and we are pulling out the warm sweaters and mittens. Never doubt that inside Orchard View by the Mississippi is always warm with hugs, friendships and lots of activities for the [Read more]
The beauty and smell of fall has joined us and provided us with a wonderful array of colours to appreciate. One of our favourite things to do is to look out our windows on the 4th floor to watch the [Read more]
Welcome to Orchard View by the Mississippi in September. We are going to be busy in September celebrating life and supporting local charities. Come and join us! We love to meet new friends!
August has arrived and brought it the heat! Stay cool and get out for your Vitamin D. Check out all the summer fun Michael has planned for you. OVM Newsletter August 2019-single OVM – August Calendar 2019