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July 6th, 2018

Canadian veterans of the Second World War
are sought for France’s highest honour

Points West Living All

A Canadian Forces (Reserves) veteran who volunteers his time to bring official recognition to Canadian soldiers is searching for any veteran who served during the liberation of France in 1944. Guy Black has asked Points West Living to spread the word that the Government of France is awarding its highest medal, The National Order of the Legion of Honour, to any Canadian veteran who served in that campaign.

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July 6th, 2018

Introducing the long-serving GM of
Athens Creek Lodge in Penticton

Points West Living Penticton

Donna McBeth has been a member of the employee care partner team at Athens Creek Lodge in Penticton for 18 years. Her first position was in the dining room, then security, then housekeeping, kitchen, office admin, and finally, nine years ago, she accepted the position of General Manager.

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July 5th, 2018

PWL Stettler celebrates graduates;
past, present, and by association

Points West Living Stettler

Points West Living Stettler celebrated graduates recently, and not just those who were receiving their completion certificates this spring. They celebrated grads past and present and they honoured those who were celebrating their loved ones’ graduations.

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July 4th, 2018

Happy 100th Birthday to Caroline Yellowknee

Points West Living Slave Lake

Caroline Yellowknee was all smiles as the Points West Living Slave Lake community gathered to honour her on her 100th birthday. It was a decidedly low key event compared to the party thrown by her family in her home community of Wabasca.

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June 27th, 2018

PWL Red Deer remembers residents
with a Celebration of Life

Points West Living Red Deer

Points West Living Red Deer held its first Celebration of Life on Saturday June 16, welcoming friends and family members to remember departed loved ones who had called PWL Red Deer ‘home’. It was a moving and joyful time as people shared fond memories and mementoes. 

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June 26th, 2018

Playing it forward; one piano donation triggers
a triad of musical gifts

Points West Living Stettler

This is a story of three pianos, two loved and well played, and a third, brand new and untested. Each of the pianos now has a happy home, and one of those homes is Points West Living Stettler. It all started with the donation of a new, Roland electronic piano to the Long Term Care center at Stettler Hospital. 

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June 26th, 2018

Residents and friends welcome summer
with a sunny day ice cream sundae

Points West Living Red Deer

The first day of summer provided perfect weather as Points West Living Red Deer welcomed summer with a ‘build your own ice cream sundae’ event. Residents, family members, care partners and children from the on-site daycare, all gathered and mingled together as they savoured their yummy creations.

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June 25th, 2018

Walking for people we’ve loved, for memories,
and for the future

Points West Living Lloydminster

On June 19th, five residents of Points West Living Lloydminster took part in the third annual Lloydminster Alzheimer’s Walk on the indoor track at the Severus Sport Centre. The PWL Lloydminster contingent led other participants on the first walk around the track. 

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June 25th, 2018

It was a Happy Fathers’ Day at PWL Peace River

Points West Living Peace River

A special Dad-type meal, a richly-iced chocolate cake, and personal crafty treats were all served up at Points West Living Peace River in honour of Fathers’ Day. The edible ‘goody-men’ treats were created by a team of employee care partners and residents. Can you guess what they’re made of? 

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June 22nd, 2018

New photos show construction progress
at PWL Cochrane

Points West Living Cochrane

New photos of work being done on Points West Living Cochrane show the progress of Phase One of the project. The main residential building is four stories tall, and contains 122 studio and one-bedroom Designated Supportive Living (DSL) suites. Construction is on target for a revised opening date of January 2019. 

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