What's Happening at St. Joseph's

Volunteer Appreciation and Chickens!

It was a big day on Wednesday June 6th.  We had our annual Volunteer Appreciation Lunch.  The theme this year was the wild west.  Our auditorium was transformed into a barn complete with hay bales, a horse saddle and hurricane lanterns.  Casual bouquets of daisies graced each table where volunteers enjoyed Kentucky fried chicken served…

St. Joseph’s High Tea for Lt. Gov. of Ontario Elizabeth Dowdeswell

St. Joseph’s at Fleming was a dazzling sight on May 29th as staff transformed the auditorium into a magnificent setting for High Tea.  Lilacs scented the air while guests were served finger sandwiches, tea, coffee, punch and an assortment of decadent sweets. A roving violinist provided the ambient music to set just the right tone….

Plant Sale

It was a lovely day for the annual May plant sale at St. Joseph’s at Fleming.  John Gray had been busy sorting and labelling the pots with a little help from the “green thumb” volunteers.  The sale raised $512.05 for the Residents Council. It should be a good weekend for traditional Victoria Day planting!  

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

CARF Survey May 10, 11

Our Surveyors were: Debra Adkins – Rockford Illinois, USA Jennifer Lee – Mississauga, ON   On Friday May 11th the CARF Survey team completed their assessment. Results are submitted to CARF head office in Arizona, USA. It will be 6 to 8 Weeks before we hear formally.  

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…

Accreditation 2018

Coming Soon A survey team from CARF International* will be visiting on May 10th and 11th We invited the surveyors to evaluate how well we meet international standards for quality. The survey will tell us what we are doing well and ways we might improve. As a result of this survey, we may earn or…

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…