Announcements

Changes to our Schedule for Outdoor Visits – Fall 2020

Effective September 8, 2020, the scheduled outdoor visitation program will change to take into account the colder fall weather. Since June, we offered families and friends the opportunity to schedule outdoor visits with residents of our personal care homes. Outdoor...

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The time is now

Actionmarguerite is a member of MARCHE (the Manitoba Association of Residential and Care Homes for the Elderly). Last week issued a press release related to the systemic funding should fall facing personal care homes. I would invite you to visit their websites and...

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Celebrating Father’s Day

Father’s Day is June 21. Let’s make it special by wishing our fathers a special day! We welcome families to consider the following: Send a photo of yourself, or your family holding a poster format father’s day message and a special wish on this special day. We welcome...

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Celebrating Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is this Sunday. Let’s make it special even if visitation restrictions continue to prevent from wishing our mothers a special day in person! We welcome families to consider the following: Send a photo of yourself, or your family holding a poster format...

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A Special Message to our Volunteers

This week is National Volunteer Week – a time to reflect and celebrate the achievements of volunteers nationwide. For Actionmarguerite it is a special time to honor our volunteers and to show our appreciation to you. This year we had to postpone our annual...

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Update – COVID-19

We continue to ensure as much as possible that we relay information to families on how we are managing the current situation to ensure the safety of residents and staff at each of our personal care homes and supportive housing apartments. It will have been 14 days...

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Easter Wishes to the Families of Actionmarguerite

For Christians, Easter is a special time of celebration.  These celebrations often include gatherings and dinners involving extended family and friends.  In keeping with Social Distancing practice, we asked our staff to limit celebratory dinners and gatherings to only...

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How to Thank a Caregiver during this COVID-19 Pandemic

How to Thank a Caregiver during this COVID-19 crisis We have received such incredible offers of support from families and community members; your generosity is heartwarming at this difficult time.  While your offers of baked goods, coffee and other beautiful gifts are...

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UPDATE – COVID-19

These past two weeks were not normal for anyone. I must however recognize the hard work, dedication and commitment of so many in ensuring that we are doing everything we can to ensure the safety of residents and staff. We thank our residents and their families for...

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Virtual Visits with Residents

Starting April 1, we will be setting up a schedule to facilitate virtual visits between residents and loved ones. All you need to do is send an email to info@actionmarguerite.ca and provide your name and phone number, the resident name and unit, as well as the...

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COVID-19 RESTRICTED ACCESS

IMPORTANT NOTICE—ACCESS AND VISITATION RESTICTIONS TO PERSONAL CARE HOMES The safety of residents and staff is critical to our success in preventing the COVID-19 virus. The public authorities have ordered that access and visitation restrictions be placed on long term...

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COVID-19 – PUBLIC ACCESS

IMPORTANT NOTICE—VISITING HOURS AND ENTRY BY ALL PERSONS Manitoba Public Health is strongly discouraging the public from visiting any Health Care Facility, including Long Term Care Facilities.  See attached covid-19-visitor-restrictions We appreciate your...

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COVID-19 – Notice to families, volunteers and visitors

Please be advised that we have cancelled masses and large group activities until further notice in order to ensure social distancing, especially with the public. Know that we continue to implement all infection control measures to ensure resident wellbeing. We are...

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Mgr Albert Fréchette assigned to Actionmarguerite St. Boniface

We are pleased to announce that  Mgr Albert Fréchette is, as of January 16th, the priest assigned to Actionmarguerite St. Boniface. As we have done in the past, we will be celebrating masses on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.  Mgr Frechette is coming to us from the...

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year !

The staff of Actionmarguerite wishes a very special Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to the residents, families, volunteers, donors and friends of Actionmarguerite.  We hope that the season is filled with joy, peace and happiness. To review our special Winter 2019...

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Actionmarguerite celebrates volunteer week! 

April 15 to 21, 2018 is national volunteers week! Actionmarguerite would like to thank all the volunteers who continue to give their time to supporting the residents and the staff in their daily activities. On this occasion, we will be thanking the volunteers in...

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Did You Know?

… that through St. John’s Ambulance, three dogs accompanied by their masters, visit on the units and offer zootherapy to the residents? This therapy is used to complement traditional therapy, such as medication and other treatments. Zootherapy can, for example:...

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General Announcements

Work for the replacement of the roof on the three wings at Actionmarguerite St. Vital, 450 River Road, has started. Flynn Canada Ltd. anticipates completing the work at the beginning of 2018. This project is financed by the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and...

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