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Talented artisans team up to make beautiful
cottage signs for PWL Red Deer

Points West Living Red Deer recently renamed its cottages, and thanks to one resident and two employee care partners, beautiful new signs now point the way to each cottage community. Resident Colin Oddie did the fine woodwork, and the scrolling metalwork and mounting systems were created by the maintenance team.


December 5th, 2018

Library bookmobile visits prompt the creation
of a social Reading Club at PWL Peace River

Points West Living Peace River

Residents of Points West Living Peace River are rekindling the joys of reading and sharing what they’ve discovered. This is thanks to an initiative by the Peace River Municipal Library to bring books to people in seniors residences who can’t easily make it to the library.


December 3rd, 2018

Moving day goes smoothly thanks to
generous community business

Points West Living Wetaskiwin

A reconfiguration of Designated Supportive Living suites at the newly opened Points West Living Wetaskiwin could have been disruptive for six residents who had just recently settled in to their ‘cottage’. Instead, thanks to the generosity of No Bull Moving and Storage, it was a switch that was kept fun, and done in a day.


December 3rd, 2018

Getting to the ‘heart’ of a decorative Christmas

Points West Living Slave Lake

Residents have been busy putting their own stamp on Christmas at Points West Living Slave Lake. A few weeks ago, they decided that PWL Slave Lake was missing ‘decorations from the heart’. So, they planned to change that, starting with the Christmas tree at the front entrance.


December 3rd, 2018

Annual Conference ‘Goes Beyond’
to re-energize participants

Points West Living All

General managers and service leaders from throughout Points West Living and Connecting Care communities gathered in Edmonton November 14-16 for their annual conference. The focus of the gathering was on Eden; learning, experiencing, and inspiring.