I am Rose and I feel good here.

I am Gerry and I feel loved.

I am Helen and I feel special.

Inspired by the legendary compassion of Saint Marguerite d’Youville, we provide comfort and care and exceptional health services.


Caring is everything


 

We improve our residents’ quality of life by providing them with the long-term care and the services that encourage them to remain as personally independent as possible. Our homes are welcoming places where a culture of respect and dignity is treasured. We are attentive to the needs of the people who live here and to the individuals who work and volunteer in helping them lead meaningful, fulfilling lives.

FAMILY INFORMATION


LETTER OF APPRECIATION FROM A FAMILY MEMBER

On the occasion of a prolonged visit with my parents in St. Boniface I had the joy of getting to know many employees and volunteers working at the Actionmarguerite establishment, located at 185 Despins Street, where my father was warmly welcomed in November of 2018....

To Give is to Receive

Germaine Boulet started coming to the Actionmarguerite adult day centre with her husband, Charles, four years ago. “We really liked coming to the day centre. It was something different, a change in our weekly routine. And it was an opportunity to spend a day in...

Music to soothe the spirit

When Sister Jeanine Vermette retired from the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, she chose to continue living out her vocation by helping others and doing charitable work. “I thought I could be of use to seniors,” she explains. Sister Jeanine approached...

NEWS


Some of the year’s stand-out initiatives

In 2018-2019, Actionmarguerite’s participation in the Senior Quality Leap Initiative (SQLI) led to significant advances in quality-related initiatives. Here are a few of the projects aimed at positioning the organization for the future: - The reduction of alarms to...

Special thanks to the Cosmopolitan Club of Winnipeg!

The Friends of St. Joseph and the Family Committee would like to express its sincere and heartfelt thanks to the Cosmopolitan Club of Winnipeg for their recent donation of $1000 towards initiatives benefitting the residents who call Actionmarguerite St. Joseph home....

Focus on health and safety

May 5-11, 2019 was North American Occupational Safety and Health Week (NAOSH). Created to highlight the importance of preventing injury and illness in the workplace, this week is an opportunity to inform and raise the awareness of employees on a number of health and...

CAREERS


Dietetic Aide II (Certified) 2019-199 SB

1.0 FTE – full-time – indefinite term – days, currently 06:45 – 15:00 – The Dietetic Aide is responsible for performing a variety of tasks related to the food preparation, distribution, storage, cleaning and sanitizing, and maintenance of all areas pertaining to Dietetic Services and performs other related functions.

Dietetic Aide II (Certified) 2019-041 SJ

0.47 FTE – part-time – indefinite term – days, various shifts – The Dietetic Aide is responsible for performing a variety of tasks related to the food preparation, distribution, storage, cleaning and sanitizing, and maintenance of all areas pertaining to Food Services, and performs other related functions.

Dietetic Aide II (Certified) 2019-052 SV

0.23 FTE – part-time – evenings, currently 16:30 – 19:00- The Dietetic Aide is responsible for performing a variety of tasks related to the food preparation, distribution, storage, cleaning and sanitizing, and maintenance of all areas pertaining to Dietetic Services and performs other related functions.

“I like it here because my mother is encouraged to go to activities and given assistance to get there.”


FAMILY MEMBER