Senior Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Special Away Program & Ernie Appleton Gardening

Senior Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Special Away Program & Ernie Appleton Gardening

CFN – The Special Day Away Program provided to our community by the Community Outreach Services is offered at the Glen Stor Dun Lodge. It is a program designed to help in the care of a loved one which provides respite time for caregivers as well as support and education for them.   . It […]

Dawn Ford Seniors Situation Room Celebrating 50 Years at CGH Alumni Dinner

Dawn Ford  Seniors Situation Room Celebrating 50 Years at CGH Alumni Dinner

CFN – June is Seniors’ month. A nice way to honour it is to celebrate with some wonderful seniors. There were a lot of seniors at the Legion Friday night celebrating. It was our annual Cornwall General Hospital Alumni dinner. The Class of 1964 celebrated fifty years.   Attending for their class were Doreen Cameron […]

Senior’s Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Dr. Nat Shah & Saying Grace – May 20, 2014

Senior’s Situation Room by Dawn Ford – Dr. Nat Shah & Saying Grace – May 20, 2014

  CFN – Dr. Nat Shah, a prominent family physician, has been given many awards and accolades over the years since he first came to Cornwall in 1960. He has worked tirelessly for our community, at our local hospitals and for many charities. Last year he received the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal. I tease him […]

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford Seniors Outreach Program Brings Back Memories

Seniors Situation Room by Dawn Ford Seniors Outreach Program Brings Back Memories

CFN – Kudos to Cornwall Transit for providing shuttle transportation on Feb. 15 and 16th, so that people and their families could enjoy the holiday weekend and the Winterfest . Thank you. A wonderful program to assist seniors who are alone is offered by the Glen Stor Dun Lodge through the Community Outreach Programs. Volunteers […]

Seniors Situation Room Do You Have a Just in Case File? by Dawn Ford November 6, 2013

Seniors Situation Room Do You Have a Just in Case File? by Dawn Ford November 6, 2013

CFN – I received a sample of Good Times Magazine. In their column “Your rights” was an interesting article  from their January 2009 issue written by Lillian Newberry about having a ”Your Just in Case File”. After I read it, I realized how important it is to have such a file handy for a caregiver […]

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