Report to Community – April 1, 2016 – March 31, 2017

The 2016-2017 Report to Community highlights the continued growth and improvements we’ve made in year four of our Corporate Strategic Plan, and tells the stories of Great Big Ideas that have made a positive and lasting impact on the organization and community.

The July 2017 Issue of Connections is Now Available!

The July issue of Connections is now available! This issue is full over beautiful photos and heartwarming stories about the Great People of Shannex. Clients, families and employees have been very busy over the spring being social, trying new things and celebrating each other. You’ll find stories about clients like Dorothy Archibald who, at 88

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Shannex celebrates Canada 150

Canada is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year and we are showing our national pride by getting involved in the festivities. We know clients, families and employees have so much to contribute to the conversation about Canada’s past 150 years, so we are helping them share their favourite memory in Canadian history. Watch for featured

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Happy Client Services Week!

From May 8-14, Shannex is celebrating Client Services Week. It’s the perfect opportunity to recognize and thank our Great People for going above and beyond every day. Coinciding with National Nursing Week, Shannex recognizes the contributions of every employee. You all play an important role in putting clients first. Across the organization, a series of

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Celebrating NAOSH Week

Employees celebrate NAOSH week 2017

This week, we are celebrating the 20th anniversary of North American Occupational Safety and Health (NAOSH) Week. NAOSH Week is an annual event that concentrates on preventing injury and illness by promoting and celebrating safety in the workplace. Every day we are guided by our strategic direction dedicated to Staying Safe and Being Well and

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National Volunteer Week

In honour of National Volunteer Week, we want to acknowledge the many outstanding volunteers who help our clients live their best life. Your dedication and passion are vital in building strong communities. You are a valued member of the Shannex family. Thank you for all that you do and we look forward to another spectacular

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Shannex Pathway to Success Bursary program with NSCC

A partnership between Shannex Incorporated and Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) will give students entering the Continuing Care program a helping hand. The Shannex Pathway to Success Bursary program will provide significant support to eligible students in the Continuing Care program at NSCC ─ $300,000 in total over three years. Approximately 50 students per year

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The April Issue of Connections is Now Available!

Connections, Retirement Living, Seniors, Retire, Best Life

This issue of Connections features vibrant and exciting stories from the winter months. Clients, families and employees warmed our hearts during the last few cold months and kept themselves more than busy with countless activities and events. You’ll find stories of clients and staff like Mona and Jana from Parkland at the Lakes. We also highlight some

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Pink Shirt Day

Today, February 22nd, Shannex employees are wearing pink shirts (or scrubs) in support of Pink Shirt Day. We know that bullying is not only a problem on school grounds—it happens around boardroom tables, in lunch rooms and in many social settings. Everyone deserves to be respected and we want everyone to feel safe, supported and

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Shannex Supports Bell Let’s Talk Day

Today, Shannex employees will join Canadians from across the country in a conversation about mental health in support of Bell Let’s Talk Day. We are proud to support organizations in our community that raise awareness and funds for mental health research and programs, and are encouraging all employees to get involved by texting, calling and

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