COVID-19 Update – October 23, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends & Families of Sherwood Care, 225 days COVID free!!! Updates Currently we have 5 residents on isolation.  2 new admissions on isolation for 14 days, 2 residents with symptoms awaiting swab results and 1 resident on isolation after a stay in the hospital 3 staff members are off with symptoms, awaiting swab results Flu shots – we completed … Read More

COVID-19 Update – October 16, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends & Family of Sherwood Care, This week has been a sure indicator that Fall is finally upon us! The colder temperatures have made outdoor visits less pleasant and therefore, a number of families have requested to move their visits indoors. In anticipation for this transition, our team has been working diligently to plan for indoor visitation. In developing … Read More

COVID-19 Update – October 10, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends & Family of Sherwood Care, 218 days COVID free!!! As I look out my office window, I am happy to still see many trees with leaves on them and despite the frost last night, our flower baskets still look fresh and vibrant. I hope you’ve been able to finish your fall work as we all prepare for the … Read More

COVID-19 Update – October 2, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends & Family of Sherwood Care, 210 days COVID free!!! September has really been a glorious entry into autumn. The colours are stunning and the days when the sun is shining and the sky is blue. Updates Currently we have 4 residents on isolation,  3 new admissions and 1 awaiting swab results 2 staff members are off with symptoms, … Read More

COVID-19 Update – September 23, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends and Family of Sherwood Care, 201 days COVID free!!! Although this has been a challenging period of time, we’re incredibly grateful for your partnership and support in reducing the risk of COVID coming into the building. This fall weather is one of the best things about living in Alberta! I hope you’re getting the opportunity to enjoy the … Read More

COVID-19 Update – September 11, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Family & Friends of Sherwood Care, This time of year is a great reminder of why Albertans are so hardy! One day we have frost warnings and the very next day we see temperature of 25 ℃.  Every day that I water my outside flowers and plants I am grateful for those warmer days. Speaking of changes in weather, … Read More

The Grand Parade – September 20, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

We are only 9 days away from The Grand Parade!!!! We are getting very excited as the campaign progresses and Event Day gets closer. Over the last month, Sherwood Care’s fantastic Team Captains have been avidly fundraising towards The Grand Parade. And I’m happy to say that so far we have raised a total of $16,544, bringing us to 41% … Read More

COVID-19 Update – August 21, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends and Families of Sherwood Care, We are 168 days COVID free!! With just over a week left in the month of August, it’s hard to believe that the summer is just about over.  The new visitation guidelines for outdoor visits and indoor supportive visits have now been going on for two weeks. We are so thankful for all … Read More

COVID-19 Update – August 14, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends and Family of Sherwood Care, It has been a busy and full week, as we begin the indoor visits as well as the updated outdoor visitation schedule. It has been so rewarding to see the happy faces of you and your loved one. Your presence over the mealtime has been a tremendous support for your family member and … Read More

COVID-19 Update – July 16, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends and Family of Sherwood Care, I hope this post finds you in good health and spirits! We all listened today as Dr Hinshaw announced updates to the current visitation process for congregate living sites, which includes long-term-care.  We are anxious to review the updated guidelines and the shift from restricted to safe access.  As she noted in her presentation, … Read More