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Prince of Peace

   
300 Prince of Peace Way, Rocky View County, Alberta, T1X 1G2
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Lifestyle options:
Independent Living, Assisted Living, Dementia & Memory Care
Guest stays available, Respite care available, Palliative care available
Cost (from):
$2,132
Suites:
191 suites (Studio, Studio + den, 1-bed, 1-bed + den)
Capacity:
191 residents

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Summary Profile

About Prince of Peace

A member of Verve Senior Living

Prince of Peace Manor & Harbour Residents enjoy stunning prairie and mountain views. Our highly-skilled group of registered health care professionals help our residents who require assistance with daily living needs and specialized supportive living dementia clients. The “person centered”, private care services offered for memory care and assisted living is what makes Prince of Peace Retirement Residence a choice Senior Living lifestyle for residents and their families

Opened in: 2001
Ownership Type: private
Languages Spoken: Chinese-Cantonese, English, French, German, Italian, Lebanese, Spanish

COVID-19 Information

Verve’s COVID-19 Response
Verve Senior Living has been helping seniors stay active and live an independent lifestyle for over 43 years. Our approach to the COVID-19 pandemic has been defined by these values, with the safety and security of our residents of paramount importance to us. Verve continues to be a vibrant, fun, engaging, and safe place to live, thanks to our incredibly creative and caring team members who go the extra mile in all that they do. Visit one of our 32 retirement residence and see what living with Verve is all about.

“My family and I feel deeply blessed to have been able to relocate my father to Verve Senior Living. Throughout the process the management team went far above and beyond at every turn to help us. This was especially appreciated given Covid 19. They were patient, kind and empathetic, offering guidance and help the likes of which we had never experienced elsewhere. ”

SAFE & SECURE
Our COVID-19 Safety Protocols
At all times we must follow the guidelines set forth by the local provincial health authority. In many cases we implement safety initiatives before the governments mandates them. While we pride ourselves on doing everything we can to keep our residences safe, it does alter the way we connect with the outside community. Despite COVID’s interruption to our regularly scheduled lives, Verve continues to be a vibrant, fun, engaging, and safe place to live thanks to our incredibly creative and caring team members who go the extra mile in all that they do. To learn more about Verve’s COVID-19 safety protocols, please contact a Verve residence near you.

Read the most recent COVID-19 updates from Prince of Peace

Currently accepting move-ins. Request suite details.

Insider reviews & perspectives

Comfort Life Review

stories

Prince of Peace lives up to its name by offering a uniquely tranquil countryside setting, in a community close enough to the city to make day trips and family visits easy. Inside, there are delicious chef-prepared meals and features that appeal to a variety of tastes, including a tuck shop, woodworking shop, chapel and more. Outside, residents enjoy a quiet stroll with views of the open prairie on one side and the spectacular Rockies on the other.

Care staff here is focused on offering "person-centered" care. Seniors are encouraged to improve their own health and wellness through the excellent food on the menu combined with local fitness facilities. A physician is also on call, and nurses are on staff around the clock. This community offers improved living for newly moved seniors. with many updated facilities that include contemporary features like walk-in showers (among many other features).

For families dealing with Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia, Prince of Peace's supportive living care offers specialized support in an environment uniquely prepared to deal with the effects of dementia.

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Interview videos

Daughter of Resident

  • In this Perspective:
  • 00:50 - What do you appreciate most about Prince of Peace?
  • 02:26 - What would you highlight about the social life, staff, facilities, and amenities?
  • 05:52 - How has your life improved since moving?
  • 07:35 - What are the unique values of Prince of Peace?
  • 08:30 - How has your family's life improved since your parent moved into Prince of Peace?
  • 10:10 - What would you like to tell other families who are considering Prince of Peace?
  • 12:01 - What made you choose Prince of Peace?
  • 12:26 - What was your decision journey like?
  • 14:15 - What was the process like moving into Prince of Peace?
  • 14:51 - Would you do anything different if you were to go through the decision journey again?
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Marketing Manager

  • In this Perspective:
  • Charles Kumar is the marketing manager of Prince of Peace, a retirement community located outside of Calgary, Alberta offering independent living, assisted living as well as memory care and dementia assistance services with respite and palliative care available.
  • 1:02 - What are three things you love about your job?
  • 2:35 - What drew you to this industry and how did you arrive at Prince of Peace?
  • 3:08 - What makes Prince of Peace unique in the area?
  • 4:10 - What’s the relationship between the two buildings on the residence property?
  • 5:30 - What is the level of care you provide at Prince of Peace?
  • 6:53 - Can a resident move from one building to another as they age?
  • 8:48 - Can you describe the grounds and the buildings?
  • 9:37 - What’s the surrounding area like?
  • 10:18 - What programs and activities do you offer, and how do residents request something an addition?
  • 11:48 - Can residents request certain menu items?
  • 12:35 - Do you have a favourite menu item?
  • 12:59 - How do you build your menus and what’s taken into account?
  • 14:01 - What’s your advice for families who disagree about making this move?
  • 16:20 - What’s a common question you get from those at the beginning of their search?
  • 17:54 - How does Prince of Peace communicate with families outside of the residence?
  • 19:12 - Is there a memory of a resident that stands out in your mind?
  • 20:47 - What do you see coming up for Prince of Peace in the next five or ten years?
  • 21:46 - What’s your advice for those in their search now?
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Lifestyle

Lifestyle options

Independent Living (definition)
Cost from $3,070

Includes

  • Designated dining area
  • Meals (3x/day)
  • Housekeeping (1x/week)
  • Medication administration (Extra fee)

Assistance with

  • Bathing (2x/week)

Assisted Living (definition)
Cost from $3,070

When additional care services are required, we offer a Private Supportive Living Lifestyle that includes all services provided in our Independent Living Lifestyle. * assistance with personal care (as per nursing assessment) * medication management * daily snacks * escort to meals available Offering supportive and assisted living to allow aging in place

Includes

  • Designated dining area
  • Cancer care
  • Diabetes
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Stroke care
  • Meals (3x/day)
  • Daily tidy
  • Housekeeping (1x/week)
  • Medication administration
  • Resident Reminders

Assistance with

  • Bathing (2x/week)
  • Dressing
  • Transfers

Dementia & Memory Care (definition)
Cost from $2,132

Includes

  • Designated dining area
  • Designated floor
  • Meals (3x/day)
  • Daily tidy
  • Housekeeping (1x/week)
  • Incontinence care
  • Medication administration
  • Resident Reminders

Assistance with

  • Bathing (2x/week)
  • Dressing
  • Feeding
  • Transfers

Suites

Type Size
(sq ft)
Lifestyle CostCompanion fee Includes Contact
Studio 330 - 399 $3,070 - $3,320 (Rent) +$650 per month
  • Cable TV in room (included)
  • Call Bell System
  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-fridge
  • Personal phone number in room (included)
Studio + den 388 - 432 $3,610 (Rent) +$650 per month
  • Cable TV in room (included)
  • Call Bell System
  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-fridge
  • Personal phone number in room (included)
1-bed 571 - 642 $4,280 - $4,330 (Rent) +$650 per month
  • Cable TV in room (included)
  • Call Bell System
  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-fridge
  • Personal phone number in room (included)
1-bed + den 806 - 831 $5,250 (Rent) +$650 per month
  • Cable TV in room (included)
  • Call Bell System
  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-fridge
  • Personal phone number in room (included)
  • Type: Studio
  • Ownership: Rent
  • Cost: $3,070 - $3,320
  • Size: 330sq/ft
  • Companion fee: +$650
  • Details:
    • Cable TV in room (included)
    • Call Bell System
    • Kitchenette
    • Mini-fridge
    • Personal phone number in room (included)
  • Contact: email

  • Type: Studio + den
  • Ownership: Rent
  • Cost: $3,610
  • Size: 388sq/ft
  • Companion fee: +$650
  • Details:
    • Cable TV in room (included)
    • Call Bell System
    • Kitchenette
    • Mini-fridge
    • Personal phone number in room (included)
  • Contact: email

  • Type: 1-bed
  • Ownership: Rent
  • Cost: $4,280 - $4,330
  • Size: 571sq/ft
  • Companion fee: +$650
  • Details:
    • Cable TV in room (included)
    • Call Bell System
    • Kitchenette
    • Mini-fridge
    • Personal phone number in room (included)
  • Contact: email

  • Type: 1-bed + den
  • Ownership: Rent
  • Cost: $5,250
  • Size: 806sq/ft
  • Companion fee: +$650
  • Details:
    • Cable TV in room (included)
    • Call Bell System
    • Kitchenette
    • Mini-fridge
    • Personal phone number in room (included)
  • Contact: email

Dining

Our meals are prepared daily by our experienced culinary team and served by our friendly and courteous dining staff. Our all inclusive lifestyle provides 3 nutritious homemade meals daily. A Private Dining Room for family gatherings. Refreshments and snacks twice daily. Monthly buffets. Our signature dining experience also includes a Living Loving Local menu as well as our 4 Theme monthly Buffets and our Super Food specials. To experience one of our 'Culinary Delights', please RSVP with our Marketing team at 403-285-5080 EXT. 507

Meal service : Bistro: (daytime), Buffet, Room Service (extra fee), Table service, Tray service in suite (extra fee)

Seating type : Open seating

Special diets : Diabetic, Ethnic, Gluten Free, Low sodium, Vegetarian

Amenities & Services

Residence Amenities & Services

The sounds of music are heard throughout the building at weekly entertainment events, monthly birthday parties and much more.

Arts and crafts
Billiards
Chapel
Community Garden
Computers
Emergency call system (pendent)
Games Room
Gift Shop
Hairdresser
Hobby kitchen
Internet
Laundry machines
Library
Mail box
Newspapers delivered to concierge
Onsite foot care
Parking (outdoor)
Party room
Patio/Courtyard/BBQ
Pet friendly
Private bus for outings, regular trips
Private dining room for family/friends
Recreation facilities onsite
Religious Services & Holiday Celebrations
Spa tub or shower room
Storage lockers
Walking Path
Wellness Center
Wheelchair (electric)
Wheelchair Accessible

Programs & Activities

Other programs include: Our signature programs such as Painting, Fit4Life, Java Music Club, Museum of Modern Art Classes, Artful Aging Week and much more! To attend one of our exciting programs *please contact marketing at 403-285-5080 EXT. 507

Arts and Crafts
Assisted Walks/Trails
Bible Classes
Billiards/Pool Tables
Bingo
Bocce Ball
Brain Fitness
Card Games
Continued education
Day Trips
Entertainment
Excursions
Exercise Program
Gardening
Movie Nights
Parties
Religious & Holiday Services
Sewing
Shuffleboard
Volunteering
Weekly Shopping Trips & Excursions
Woodshop

Staff & Care

General Manager's Message
Kiran Ghuman

Kiran’s passion for caring for others led her to become a Registered Nurse before transitioning into senior care. Growing up in nearby Chestermere, she is thrilled to be leading the Prince of Peace team in providing the best possible care for the residents of the area with a compassionate and holistic approach. When not working, Kiran enjoys spending time with her loved ones, her puppy, and friends.

Staff

Medical and other support staff
Registered Nurses8 hrs/day
Registered Practical Nurses24 hrs/day
Personal Support Workers24 hrs/day
Doctorvisiting 1x/week
Massage Therapiston call
Geriatric Pharmaciston call
Foot care specialistvisiting 2x/month
Physiotherapiston call & visiting 1x/week

Number of care staff:

  • Daytime: 16
  • Weekends: 11
  • Nights: 4

Care services

Care options available:

  • Guest stays available (cost from $115)
  • Respite care available (cost from $125)
  • Palliative care available

Health Services:

  • Catheter care(with special assistance)
  • Cognitively impaired residents(with government assisted)
  • Medication charted by exception(with government assisted)
  • Ostomy care(with special assistance)
  • Physically challenged residents(with special assistance)
  • Vitals monitoring(with special assistance)

Move-in requirements

In addition to the Chest X-ray TB screening is required for all admissions

• Chest x-ray
• Medical form completed by family doctor
• Personal Interview

Accreditation & Associations

Blog & News

Blog and recent news

Virtually Verve- Enriching Lives in Memory Care

by Prince of Peace

Our Health & Wellness team recently hosted Virtually Verve: Enriching Lives in Memory Care via Zoom! This information session delved into our specialized Memory Care residences and how our signature..

Top 5 Tips to promote Healthy Aging

by Prince of Peace

Almost nothing beats 30 minutes of moderate daily exercise. From physical and mental health-boosting yoga for seniors to a daily walk around the block, water aerobics, or pickleball...

Keeping everyone safe

by Prince of Peace

At Verve Senior Living, our focus is to provide services and supports that enable seniors to optimize their health, well-being, and independence. During the pandemic we looked to.....

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Neighbourhood

Neighbourhood

Prince of Peace Residents enjoy stunning prairie and mountain views while strolling over 5 kilometers of pathways that surround the property's two lakes, a marsh and several Aspen tree groves. The "person centered", private care services offered for memory care and assisted living is what makes Prince of Peace a choice lifestyle for residents and their families. The location is highly desirable as it is conveniently located on the edge of Calgary in the County of Rocky View where you can be close to the city as well as enjoy the quiet relaxation of country living.

Prince of Peace is located at 300 Prince of Peace Way, Rocky View County, Alberta, T1X 1G2.


What's nearby:

East Hill Center

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