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Joy of Movement Yoga Class

Twice a month, Parkland Fredericton hosts a unique yoga based exercise class for those who love music.

Twice a month, Parkland Fredericton hosts a unique yoga based exercise class for those who love music.

Doll therapy in New Brunswick

Staff and clients welcome the new therapy dolls. Staff and clients welcome the new therapy dolls.

Two New Brunswick nursing homes hosted baby showers recently. The special events were held at Parkland Fredericton’s Thomas Hall and Parkland Riverview’s Monarch Hall to celebrate the arrival of their doll therapy babies. Research has shown that doll therapy is of great benefit to people suffering from Alzheimer’s and other dementias. At Thomas Hall, Tommy

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Walk for Alzheimer’s

Congratulations to the Parkland Riverview team who raised the most money at the Moncton walk!

Thank you to everyone who participated in, donated to, or supported the Walk for Alzheimer’s events this year. This was our first year as presenting sponsor in New Brunswick and we continued the tradition of sponsoring the Nova Scotia walks as well.

Words of Wisdom

Parkland Retirement Living clients share their stories, wisdom and knowledge with students from local schools

Last November, clients at Parkland Fredericton and Leo Hayes High School students came together to share words of wisdom and make new friends. Words of Wisdom is an intergenerational project that pairs retired seniors with high school students to share knowledge, wisdom and advice. It provided a great opportunity for teens to understand and appreciate

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Submit your story for a chance to win a $50 GIFT CARD PRIZE PACK

Do you have a great story you would like to share with the Shannex community that didn’t make it in the July issue of Connections? We love to feature stories, images and videos on our blog that help enrich the lives of those in our communities. Stuck on what to write about? Email us at

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