What's Happening at St. Joseph's

Outbreak Update

The Home is currently still in Covid Outbreak. We continue to Place Residents in Isolation if they exhibit any single symptom of Covid. We are following Public Health Guidelines for Isolation and Testing Guidelines. We have 6 Resident cases in total. With Two resolved. They remain in one Home Area on one side. Thank you…

December 29, 2021

Please be advised that Public Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak for the home. All non-essential services and group activities are cancelled for now and only registered essential caregivers may visit the home.

New LTC Requirements

Please see the attached document outlining the new requirements and guidelines for our home effective December 17, 2021: LTC Requirements and Guidelines- December 17 2021

Outbreak Measures are Lifted!

Please be advised that all isolation measures have been lifted by Public Health.  This means all visits can resume as previous. Thank you for all your patience and support to our Residents!

Respiratory Outbreak

As of Monday, November 22nd the Public Health Unit has declared a Respiratory Outbreak of unknown origin (probably a cold) in our home. WE ARE NOT IN COVID 19 OUTBREAK. The Health Unit and the Home are being very cautious, and we want to assure you that as of today there are only a handful…

Family Communication

Good afternoon, everyone Health care workers and Vaccines: Doug Fords announcement that Health Care workers do not have to be vaccinated does not apply to Long Term Care. Remembrance Day: Please note an outdoor Remembrance Day service will be held on Wednesday November 10th, 2021 at 2:00 pm. This year we are celebrating our 8…

Family Communication- October 1

Good afternoon, We are sorry to announce that the Public Health has declared the Home in a Respiratory Outbreak of unknown cause. If you are deemed an essential care giver you may continue to come and feed your loved one however any visiting will be in your loved one’s room. At this time, we do…

Family Communication September 17th

 Updates for visitors, absences and resident activities can be found posted at the screening desk and here: https://www.ltchomes.net/LTCHPORTAL/Content/Snippets/LTC%20Visitor_Absences_Social%20Gatherings%20Snapshot_July%2013_FINAL.pdf FAQ & A for visitors: Yes – You must continue to wear a mask at all times in the facility and on the grounds Yes – you can go for walks outside Yes – You can visit…

Family Communication July 30th

July 30, 2021 Good afternoon everyone There have been no changes since our last communication Just as a reminder: Updates for visitors, absences and resident activities can be found posted at the screening desk and here https://www.ltchomes.net/LTCHPORTAL/Content/Snippets/LTC%20Visitor_Absences_Social%20Gatherings%20Snapshot_July%2013_FINAL.pdf   FAQ & A for visitors:   Yes – You can visit anywhere in the home except at…