Dear Resident/Family, Manitoba continues to pursue the implementation of the COVID-19 vaccination program for residents in personal care homes, given the particular vulnerability of our resident population. Vaccination is one of the many tools in place to prevent COVID-19 transmission that is being implemented in addition to the many other precautions we have put in place over the past year to protect your loved one. While we understand the COVID-19 mRNA vaccine to be approximately 95 per cent effective after 7-14 days following the second dose, we do not yet know much about how long protection lasts or whether vaccinated [...]
Shared Health has prepared a document for families regarding Personal Care Home COVID-19 Protocols and Asymptomatic Testing. Click here to view the Frequently Asked Questions / Answering Questions from Resident/Staff Families.
On behalf of Holy Family Home and the Sisters Servants of Mary Immaculate thank you to all those that generously supported our 2020 Festival of Lights. Your gift is helping bring more joy to our residents! Holy Family Home is pleased to announce the plan for the over $109,000 that was raised. Recreation TherapyWe are excited to be able to create an evening and weekend recreation worker position with the funding provided through the Festival of Lights. The new position will allow the opportunity for increased recreation and socialization for residents. This is important for resident wellbeing especially during the [...]