Beautifying BeechwoodOct 21, 2010
For the past 18 months, Beechwood's residents have lived among the hum of sanders, the fumes of fresh paint, and the hammering of nails as their home underwent a complete makeover "from top to bottom," according to Jeff Lozon, CEO of Revera Inc., which manages the Beechwood. "They've been very patient and loyal during the construction," he said at the Grand Opening, where residents were finally able to enjoy their new surroundings, with a glass of wine or orange juice in hand, sampling hors d'oeuvres and trays of chocolates, listening to the new Grand Piano in the lobby or the jazz band in the new dining area.
Retirement residents raise money for Terry FoxMay 24, 2011
The Terry Fox Foundation is inviting retirement residents to host their own "Golden Fox" runs at their communities to raise funds for cancer research on Sunday, September 19th.
Speed Dating For Seniors On Tuesday, Sept. 6th!Sep 01, 2011
Speed dating has been popular with younger participants for a while but now it’s finally available for the 60+ crowd. This event is perfect if you want to meet new people, a companion, or maybe even make a romantic spark, in a safe, relaxed setting.
13 Halloween Costume Ideas for Baby BoomersOct 26, 2011
Doesn't it seem female Halloween costumes have devolved into overt sexiness? Even young girls are donning witch costumes cut up to here and down to there. But such outfits just feel unseemly for Baby Boomers rapidly approaching retirement age. Here's a selection of 13 ideas for men, women and couples.
Amica HELPING HANDS raises over $150,000 for needy seniors!Dec 12, 2011
Amica HELPING HANDS’ third annual fundraising gala held last month in Vancouver, BC. was a smashing success!
Speed Dating for Seniors 55-70 on Dec 4 2011 TorontoNov 15, 2011
This event is perfect if you want to meet new people, a companion, or maybe even make a romantic, in a safe, relaxed setting.
All about Easter: Traditions and TriviaApr 04, 2012
Easter is a time to celebrate family, spring and renewal, regardless of religious background. Here are a few fun facts to share with your kids about this unique holiday as you follow traditions or create new ones.
Earth Day: Nine Easy Ways to Go GreenApr 20, 2012
What are you doing for Earth Day? Here are nine easy ways to go green, be kind to the environment and even save some money!
Comfort Life Gets Active at the Square One Senior's Walk-a-thonOct 16, 2012
The Comfort Life team had fun walking and raising money at the Square One Seniors Indoor Walk-a-thon. Read more...
Zoomers: Boomers with Zip!Nov 09, 2012
Zoomers are Baby Boomers with zip, which is certainly true based on the Zoomers and Zoomer products featured at this year's Toronto Zoomer Show. Read more...
Welcome Autumn with the Roxborough's Country Fall Fair Open HouseSep 12, 2013
Enjoy a beautiful fall day at the Roxborough Retirement Residence's Country Fall Fair Open House. Read more...
Photographers to Challenge Senior StereotypesJan 30, 2014
Photosensitive challenges CIS Ontario school photographers to capture moments that defy senior stereotypes. Read More...