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Christmas comes early to PWL Lac La Biche

Brent Hughes, the manager of food services for Points West Living Lac La Biche was the first to stir things up by suggesting he’d like to prepare the residents a traditional Christmas turkey with all the trimmings – in the middle of summer. Other employee care partners and residents were quick to jump on the idea, and soon they were ready with activities, decorations, and gifts; everything Christmas, except the snow.


August 15th, 2018

Gorgeous blooms bring outdoor beauty inside
for residents of PWL Slave Lake

Points West Living Slave Lake

In early August, the hydrangea bushes in the courtyard of Points West Living Slave Lake were heavy with big beautiful white flower clusters. There were so many, care partners decided to cut enough to fill vases to place in every cottage. While they were at it, they had a little photo fun.


August 14th, 2018

Campfire night brings back sweet memories
for residents of PWL Lloydminster

Points West Living Lloydminster

It was a little messy, and maybe more charred than the kitchen would serve, but a campfire cookout hit the spot for Points West Living Lloydminster residents. On August 13, a group of residents gathered around their first campfire of the year to enjoy roasting and eating hotdogs and marshmallows.


August 13th, 2018

Carnival at Heritage House brings out
the kid in everyone

Points West Living Vegreville Heritage House

Points West Living Heritage House in Vegreville held a mini Carnival recently for residents, care partners, families and people from town to enjoy. There were games, contests, carnival goodies, face painting, hay rides, a magician and a dunk tank.


August 13th, 2018

Savouring the fruits of the sunny Okanagan

Points West Living Penticton

Residents at Athens Creek Retirement Lodge in Penticton – the only Points West Living community outside of Alberta – like to take full advantage of their location in the sunny Okanagan. Recently, they went on one the wine tours so popular in the region.