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Culinary Corner

January is a busy time, so how about a quick and delicious no-bake pick-me-up to help you through? Thank you to Dana Schiefer, our superstar Director of Culinary Services.   Energy Snack Balls   Ingredients ½ cup flax seeds ½ cup pecan pieces ½ cup plain almonds ½ cup uncooked oatmeal 1 cup unsweetened coconut

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Gezina’s Story

At Parkland Fredericton’s Remembrance Day service, Gezina Scholten, with the help of fellow resident L. Col. Bob Lockhart, shared memories about her experiences in the Second World War. It is a touching story that reminds us of the importance of Remembrance Day.   Here is Gezina’s story.   I am a Canadian Citizen who was

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Resident rallys for VON parking spot

Dorothy Grant, a resident of Parkland at the Gardens, wants to make it easier for nurses from the Victorian Order of Nurses (VON) to visit the people they help. As someone who benefits from VON services herself, Dorothy was surprised to learn that VON nurses who visit Parkland at the Gardens have to park at

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Parkland Clayton Park raises flags and happiness on their campus

At our Parkland Clayton Park location in Halifax, it is the small things done by our staff that add up to big happiness, whether we are taking time to chat with residents, to deliver a treasured watch to the repair shop, or to order a special container of a favorite ice cream for a resident

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