Here is an excellent article to help you understand more about the vaccine.
Good gracious! Where has January gone? We have past blue Monday, the USA election and colder weather. So now we can look at the positives if we made it through those episodes! The white fluffy snow has arrived to brighten [Read more]
We have received notification that between now and February 15, 2021 our Residents, our Staff and our caregivers will be vaccinated. Here is a document from public health that answers many of the questions.
Be Safe and Healthy this Holiday time. Know that you are loved and missed by your friends at Orchard View by the Mississippi!
We made it to 2021! May the year be one that we learn and grow. Take care of one another and enjoy the time you have with each other.
As a visitor coming into Orchard View, you must complete the screening questions as well as sign an acknowledgement of the policies for our home. If you would like to print one off prior to your arrival you may do [Read more]
It’s hard to keep everything straight. Here is a great guide for you to understand the different colour zones and what they mean for you and us.
Listen to Joe Princiotta talk about one of the reasons why Orchard View by the Mississippi is successful and a happy home for so many!
COVID can’t stop Christmas from coming at Orchard View. Look inside our monthly review to see what we are offering our seniors at Orchard View by the Mississippi in Almonte.
There are always questions around what does a move look like when moving into a retirement home like Orchard View during a Pandemic. Read below to understand what it looks like.
Orchard View is determined to remain COVID and Flu free. With that comes lots of education and training for staff and residents. Below are a few documents that we have shared internally and thought you might enjoy them as well. [Read more]
The cool wind has begun to blow bringing with it little white flakes that sparkle in the morning light. They bring us a new season to enjoy. Inside Orchard view by the Mississippi we continue to keep busy and take [Read more]
Orchard View is proud of our accomplishments of keeping everyone safe during this unprecedented time of COVID. So much so we made T-shirts! If you would like to be apart of our team, you can buy a t-shirt to prove [Read more]
Our town homes have been an extremely popular addition to our community. Many of you have said it’s the perfect transition, both mentally, emotionally and physically from a large home to a retirement community. It provides you the balance of [Read more]
My favourite time of year has come. Warm days and cool nights! The perfect combination for sleeping! Get out and enjoy the sunshine and the crunch of the leaves as their beautiful colours fall. Take a moment to breathe and [Read more]
Protecting ourselves is on everyone’s mind at Orchard View. The Public Health have provide us with some documents to help illustrate how you can protect yourself and the Resident when you are visiting inside with us or taking them out [Read more]
The summer is mid way and we have enjoyed the sun on our face and watching the dramatic thunderstorms roll through! Mother Nature always keeps us guessing on what’s next. Enjoy our monthly review to see what Almonte seniors at [Read more]
There is often confusion about the differences between what a retirement residence and a long-term care residence offers. The following may help to simplify the differences. Lifestyle Retirement residences offer a variety of amenities to set the stage for [Read more]