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Answers to Diana’s Quiz – August 13, 2022

by Diana Filer 1.  Canada's Minister of Sport...

The Pakenham horse show rides on, August 20

Good news! On August 20th the Pakenham...

A Cottage in The Twilight Zone

Reflections from the Swamp Dear Reader Recently my bride...

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AGH Run/Walk for Women’s Health funds fetal monitors for birthing centre

Families giving birth at the Almonte General Hospital are now benefiting from three new Fetal Heart Monitors thanks in part to funding from the annual Run/Walk event held each...

Visiting volunteers needed for new nav-care program

Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) is incredibly excited to have been chosen to become a Nav-CARE hub. (Please see the article about this exciting development on our website at...

Home Hospice North Lanark announces an important new program

Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) is proud to announce a new, expanded in-home service for our community members, called “Nav-CARE.” We are one of only five organizations across Canada...

Home Hospice North Lanark donates two televisions to Almonte General Hospital

It was smiles all around when Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) presented Almonte General Hospital (AGH) with two new televisions on July 12, 2022. The...

Empties help fill Hospital and Manor Foundation coffers

It’s time to take your empty beer, wine and liquor bottles back to the Almonte Beer Store because all donations received will go to...

Local woman with brain cancer walks for a cure

A brain tumour walk took place this Sunday evening at the Gemmill Park track, as part of the larger Canada-wide virtual event. Kaitlyn Finner of...

Thanks to Margo Hay-Goodings from Country Haven

The residents of Almonte Country Haven are the recipients of a monthly drop-off of wonderful reading material from the Mississippi Mills Public Library. Margo...

From Home Hospice North Lanark: It’s time to say thank you!

Over $14K raised. Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) is committed to helping as many people in our community as possible through public education, easily accessible...

Play4dads.ca hospital lottery 4th early-bird draw delayed by one week

The play4dads.ca hospital lottery early-bird draw scheduled this Friday, May 27 at Levi Home Hardware for a full suite of Milwaukee cordless power tools...

Home Hospice North Lanark thanks Carleton Place Public Library for beneficial collaboration

There were some smiling faces gathered at the beautifully renovated Carleton Place Public Library on May 12 to launch a new collaboration with Home...

Home Hospice North Lanark presents knitted items to FVM residents

On a beautiful sunny day, Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) presented staff and residents of Fairview Manor with 23 hand-knitted items — shawls, blankets...

Hospice fundraising auction wraps up May 9

Spring fundraising auction is wrapping up — will you help us achieve our goal? We know that every charity is asking for help with fundraising...

Home Hospice North Lanark seeks new visiting volunteers

Local organization is growing in leaps and bounds Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) is experiencing a growth spurt! Our client numbers are the highest they’ve...

Understanding grief — a community presentation

Grief. Bereavement. Mourning. Intense emotions are the reality for people who experience the death of someone close to them. Everyone’s grief journey is unique,...

Hospital Lottery to support quality health care for men close to home

Almonte General Hospital Fairview Manor Foundation today launched a new online lottery featuring more than $30,000 worth of prizes, all chosen with ‘Dads’, and...

Fairview Manor gets Gold in Readers’ Choice Awards

The votes are in, and Fairview Manor is honoured to receive a Gold award as part of the Readers’ Choice Awards, organized by a...

Are you a caregiver for someone with dementia or other cognitive impairment?

U-First!® is an innovative education program for all members of the care team who are supporting people with behaviour changes due to dementia or...

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