JANUARY NEWSLETTER: 

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ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE FAMILY INFORMATION SESSION;

Joanne Richard from the Alzheimer's Society of NB will present this session on Saturday, January 11th, 2020 from 1:00-2:00pm in the Heritage Room at the Kiwanis Nursing Home. We encourage all of those who have been impacted by an Alzheimer diagnosis to attend! Light refreshments will be available, and the session is open to the public. We ask that all those who intend to attend RSVP by calling Brittany Gregg at 432-3118 Ext 115 or emailing knhifs@nb.aibn.com

PLANETREE;

We are excited to announce that Kiwanis will begin the journey towards a Planetree designation on Monday, January 13th! Planetree will be hosting information sessions and focus groups for staff, residents, families, leadership, and stakeholders! We are very excited about this venture and welcome you all to contact the Business Office if you would like to inquire about joining a session.

WELLNESWEEK;

A new year is a great time to set resolutions; the week of January 20th, we will be celebrating Wellness Week here at the Kiwanis! In order to provide quality care for others, it is important that we care for ourselves. This is why we will be hosting a number of informative sessions for staff throughout the week. These sessions will include; Ditch the Diet; Sleep Hygiene, Menopause, & Women and Sleep; Understanding Mental Health and Wellness; and Smoking Cessation.

CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!;

Have you considered volunteering as a way of adding meaningful engagement in your life, or to gain experience in a nursing home setting? If so, we are calling on YOU! The Staff and Residents at the Kiwanis Nursing Home are happy to welcome all volunteers, whether you can come out for a quick visit or you have a little extra quality time to spend, our Residents can benefit from your time and companionship. For more information on volunteering opportunities, please call us at 432-3118 Ext. 121 or email at knhihr@nb.aibn.com.