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A Monster Mash Bash

The snake-haired Medusa (Amanda) whose hair moves when she walks!

The Annual Halloween Party at Points West Living Peace River was a repeat hit this year. On the menu were ‘fingers, worms in dirt, ghosts, spiders, and brains’! Ugh.



Song and Dance Thanksgiving

Jennifer joins the party with West the Cat

Points West Living Peace River celebrated Thanksgiving with Turkey dinner and by 2 pm the party was on!

Some ECPs had brought their children to the party, who sang songs and danced for the audience of residents.

The kitchen prepared punch, pumpkin cake pops and ice cream with homemade apple sauce that resident prepared together, the day before.

Watching the resident interact with the children brought joy to everyone around them.



Cookie Smiles are Sweet

Frank Brennan,  just before he takes a bite!

One afternoon volunteers arrived at Points West Living Peace River with about 150 of Tim Horton’s Smiles Cookies, courtesy of Tim Horton's. It was a nice surprise and a delicious treat for residents.



Loved for 100 Years – Leonie Frey

On September 9th, resident Leonie Frey celebrated her 100th Birthday. Leonie was smiling all day long. 



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.