Peace River - News
Interactive musical performance worth the wait
It took a few months for it to all come together, but for residents of Points West Living Peace River it was worth the wait.
When the interactive music group Beyond Melodies performed live (virtually) for residents on March 9th, they had everyone happily singing and dancing along.
Teamwork creates great St. Patrick’s Day Celebration
Residents and employee care partners worked together – and played together – to make the St. Patrick’s Day celebration at Points West Living Peace River a fun and heartwarming event. There was great food, Irish music, and even some dancing.
New friends love to walk and talk
One of the newest members of the Points West Living Peace River community has struck up a walking friendship with her new neighbour. The two can be found walking and chatting a circuit of the halls, cheerfully greeting other residents and employee care partners.
Community generosity wows residents
What a December is was for residents of Points West Living Peace River! To the amazement of residents, gifts, donations, chocolates, goodie baskets, cards, letters, and more were delivered to them this Christmas. The community of Peace River stepped up in spades to make their season bright.
Community cat a companionable choice
When the community of Points West Living Peace River, was considering getting a pet, the new general manager wanted to be sure residents were the ones to decide. So, Maegan Smith consulted with residents each step of the way.
Halloween brings out great costumes at PWL Peace River
Residents and employee care partners alike lit up the Halloween party at Points West Living Peace River on October 29. They donned wild and whimsical costumes, played games and feasted on sweet and ghoulish treats.
New GM welcomed in Peace River
The new general manager of Points West Living Peace River, Maegan Smith has been filling the role solo for the past month, and is excited by what she learning, and the people she’s getting to know. There are lots of challenges, mostly related to COVID, but Maegan says that’s exactly what she signed up for.
Thrilling experiences through virtual reality
Residents at Points West Living Peace River are enjoying immersion in a world of travel and experience. So far they’ve visited the Caribbean, Rome and China. Some have ridden a roller coaster and walked with dinosaurs; all through the magic of virtual reality (VR).
The Town of Peace River gets behind 100th birthday celebration
Eugenie Tupper celebrated her 100th birthday on February 5th, at Points West Living Peace River. What had promised to be a quiet event spent with a handful of fellow residents, turned into a full-on tribute.
Reluctant Santa dons the suit and saves Christmas (party)
Points West Living Peace River resident Dale Florence was at the right place at the right time to save Christmas for the community. It just involved donning a whole new identity. At first, he was a little reluctant to fill the big man’s boots.