Sunday, February 25, 2024

My visit to the new super hospital – MUHC

by Rhonda Massad I am lucky my visit to the new Glen site MUHC super hospital was for a happy reason so I had the chance to explore with no...
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Peter Schiefke announces significant federal funding for 12 community organization projects in Vaudreuil-Soulanges through...

On September 24th, 2020, the office of Peter Schiefke, MP for Vaudreuil-Soulanges, announced a substantial amount of federal funding for 12 community organization projects through the Emergency Community Support...
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6 Lifestyle Remedies for Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a disorder that causes an individual to stop breathing for short amounts of time when sleeping. Those who have sleep apnea do not take in enough...
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Quebec Marks Meals on Wheels Week March 26th to April 1st 2017

Meals on Wheels is a volunteer-driven program that provides hot nutritious meals to home-bound or isolated seniors and to those with reduced autonomy. The Meals on Wheels program in...
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“iPads for Seniors’ Residences” initiative takes off

The current COVID situation has had a tremendous impact on everyone, yet seniors are even more affected and isolated because of it. Many seniors’ residences, and particularly long-term care...
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Volunteer West Island begins preparations for their 50th anniversary next year

by Rhonda Massad At Volunteer West Island’s (VWI) annual general meeting last week, the excitement was felt in the air for the plans to celebrate next year’s 50th anniversary.  With a...
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Purchase of state-of-the-art equipment for the Nuclear Medicine unit of the Lakeshore General Hospital

The Lakeshore General Hospital Foundation (LGH Foundation) is pleased to announce that the Siemens Symbia S Gamma Camera, state-of-the-art equipment which the Foundation funded in its entirety, is now...
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BEST CANNED FOOD OPTIONS FOR FOOD BANKS

By:Nevine Elchibini When it comes to giving non perishable food items it may be difficult to know just what the most wholesome choices available at the grocery store may be...
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Free community learning seminar on working with and educating adults – May 13

Literacy Unlimited is holding a day of community learning focused on working with and educating adults. On Friday, May 13th we will learn how to identify common hurdles that adults...
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Mérite Ovation: Pointe-Claire honoured for its Aid for Seniors Program

The City of Pointe-Claire, is proud to announce that Pointe-Claire has won the “Social Development” award at the Mérite Ovation municipale contest for its Aid for Seniors Program. The...