Category: News Articles

Two of our own intrepid PSW’s!

Brandy Wannamaker and Devon Leahy take the plunge for the Peterborough Humane Society and Suicide Awareness during the Bridgenorth-Ennismore-Lakefield (BEL) Rotary Club’s 39th annual Polar Plunge with the theme Hockey Plunge in Canada on Sunday February 3, 2019 in Ennismore, Ont. Over the past 38 years in excess of $680,000 has been raised for charities…

Our Own Connie Swinton!

Bill Young attends the book launch of author Connie Swinton’s memoirs: From Tofield To The Top of The World – A 95- year old Peterborough resident and Order of Canada , her life story, on Friday January 18, 2019 held at Hospice Peterborough in Peterborough, Ont. Connie was present doing some readings from the book…

Remembering our veterans at St. Joseph’s at Fleming

The annual Remembrance Day Celebration was held at St. Joseph’s at Fleming on Thursday. The ceremony included Cadets 2817 RCACC, Peterborough police officers and firefighters. Lt.-Col. Ken Armstrong was the guest speaker. Residents and visitors also recognized the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day which marked the end of the First World War. Nov 08, 2018…

Accreditation for St. Joseph’s at Fleming celebrated

Accreditation for St. Joseph’s at Fleming celebrated      by CLIFFORD SKARSTEDT Examiner Visual Journalist   A celebrity barbecue was held Thursday at St. Joseph’s at Fleming on Brealey Dr. in the city’s southwest end to celebrate the long-term-care home’s team receiving the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities three-year award for Person-Centred Long-Term Care Community….

Carolyn Rodd CEO at Police Appreciation Night

Chief for a Day Lauren Graham, a Grade 6 student, at Monsignor O’Donoghue shares a laugh with Carolyn Rodd and her mother Dawn during the 40th annual Police Appreciation Night on Wednesday May 16, 2018 at the Knights of Columbus in Peterborough, Ont.     Clifford Skarstedt/Examiner

St. Joseph’s at Fleming Ontario Volunteer Service Awards Recipients

On April 19, 2018 thirteen St. Josephs at Fleming volunteers were honored for their Years of Service We are grateful for the dedicated support of our many volunteers.  They are the heart and soul of any organization and help ensure the joy in living we promote here at our home. They bring entertainment, expertise and…

Enabling Accessibility Fund

Funds boost accessibility at Peterborough retirement home Peterborough-Kawartha MP Maryam Monsef chats with community representatives after revealing that 11 local groups were successful in applying for funding through the Enabling Accessibility Fund during an announcement at St. Joseph’s at Fleming on Monday, April 9, 2018 in Peterborough, Ont. The long-term care facility was among the…

St. Joseph’s at Fleming Invests in Quality Resident Care

    February 7, 2017 St. Joseph’s at Fleming is pleased to announce that we are investing in quality care for our Residents through a restructuring of the nursing staff. The restructuring represents the next step in our continuous improvement plan. Under the new staffing plan, our Registered Practical Nurses (RPNs) to Residents ratio will…

Veterans Honoured at Ceremony at St. Joseph’s at Fleming

Memories of the Second World War came flowing back for veterans living at St. Joseph’s at Fleming… But Jean Welbourn says they aren’t all bad… Welbourn: I got to visit my grandmother and cousins in Ireland so it got to work out very well. The longtime city resident served overseas as a secretary in the…