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Our Facility

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our modern two storey care facility is government approved and specifically designed to offer a homey atmosphere in a safe, contemporary setting.

Visitor parking is directly behind the building or on-street parking.

Each wing has three unique visiting areas that overlook the front and back streets. The second floor features a large recreation room with additional lounges on both levels.

Off the main lobby, a cosy dining room adds a relaxing atmosphere to the daily meal service. A second larger dining room awaits those on the second level. Visitors are welcome to share afternoon tea time with their relatives.

The private, comfortable bedsitting rooms can be furnished, however, residents are encouraged to provide their own belongings to give a familiar, homey feeling.
Suites have two nurse call stations, cable TV (included) and telephone service.

Reasonable monthly rent includes:

24 hour care by Health Care Aides
(certified in First Aid and CPR)

 
Reg. Nurse on-site (weekdays)
Private, bedsitting room with bathroom
Three meals a day plus snacks
Housekeeping and laundry
Accredited activity director
(40 hours a week of planned activities)
 
All utilities and TV cable

 

 

Thorvaldson floor plan
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The Registered Nurse and certified staff are in charge of the residents personal care, comfort and supervision. Medication is administered, personal hygiene and grooming are a part of the overall nursing services.

Hairstyling and foot care service is available weekly.

Transportation and companion services to medical appointments can be arranged.

The Administration staff and Director of Nursing maintain individual residents’ records, arrange medical appointments, and Lab and X-ray home visits. The Admissions/Discharges and other reports to government agencies are prepared regularly. The staff respond to various concerns of the residents and their next of kin. The overall harmony in the home is a priority of the management and staff.

The kitchen/dining room staff cater to the residents with nutritious and appealing home-cooked meals. Also served daily are the afternoon beverages and baking, as well as an evening snack before retiring. Special diets (diabetic, soft-foods, etc..) are accommodated.

Linens and bedding are provided with laundry staff attending to residents’ personal laundry and dry cleaning. Housekeeping and maintenance staff maintain the facility throughout.

The Activity Director organizes various activities in the multi-purpose room and about the home, including group outings. Entertainers perform on many occasions throughout the year.

We invite you to visit and would be pleased to accommodate you or your next of kin in this modern personal care home.


Herman O. Thorvaldson
President

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Over Four Decades of Caring for the Elderly
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