COVID-19 Update – May 31, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends and Family Members of Sherwood Care Residents, I hope you had the opportunity to soak up the warm weather this weekend, before the rain came. It was a beautiful Alberta weekend! I am happy to report that there is no COVID-19 in the facility. Thank you for your diligence, while visiting your loved one, in following the guidelines. … Read More

COVID-19 Update – May 22, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Friends and Family Members of Sherwood Care Residents, We are certainly getting our fair share of spring showers this week! I hope this will bring the rest of the May flowers! Thank you to everyone who has provided feedback to us regarding the visitation process, both outdoor and virtual. We recognize the importance of this connection for you and … Read More

COVID-19 Update – May 5, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Family and Friends of Sherwood Care Residents I hope you had the opportunity to enjoy the warm weather this past weekend. With the recent rain, you can almost hear the grass grow!!   Good News We remain COVID free 13 new staff are completing their orientation shifts and swelling the ranks of people trained to deliver care and services … Read More

COVID-19 Update – April 30, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Family & Friends of Sherwood Care Residents, Good News As of today, we are off probable outbreak status, with all resident and staff swabs negative. This is a testament to the diligence of our team in taking all precautions to reduce the risk of COVID-19 entering Sherwood Care.   Mothers’ Day This beloved holiday is just around the corner … Read More

COVID-19 Update – April 24, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Family & Friends of Sherwood Care Residents, It certainly felt like spring this week! It’s surprising to see how quickly the snow disappeared with the warmth of the sun over just a couple of days. I hope you have had the opportunity to get outside and enjoy the beautiful weather. I want to share with you today some important … Read More

COVID-19 Update – April 17, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Family & Friends of Sherwood Care Residents, I hope you were able to enjoy Easter celebrations, in spite of the circumstances we find ourselves in. I find myself responding to a lot of questions with the words, “After COVID…”. As difficult as this has been, it won’t stay this way forever. Thank you for your words of encouragement and … Read More

COVID-19 Update – April 9, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Family and Friends of Sherwood Care Residents, Happy Easter! We appreciate that your Easter celebrations may be different from your normal, but we are grateful to each and everyone of you who are doing your part to “flatten the curve” and help reduce the risk of COVID-19 in the facility. Thank you for continuing to find innovative ways to … Read More

COVID-19 Update – April 3, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Family Members of Sherwood Care Residents, I hope you are staying well and adjusting to this new, but temporary normal. I am sure it continues to be a challenge being away from your loved one but I hope you have been able to stay connected via phone or video calling.  I am committed to keeping you informed of weekly happenings. … Read More

COVID-19 Update – March 27, 2020

Harley HempelUncategorized

Dear Family Members of Sherwood Care Residents, I’m certain this has been a difficult week for you, as the restrictions around visitation came into place on Tuesday. I hope you have had the opportunity to connect with your loved one, either by phone, or video calling over the week. I know the staff are working hard to make sure you … Read More

COVID-19 Update: March 23, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

Harley HempelUncategorized

Sherwood Care has diligently monitored the ever changing COVID-19 crisis in Alberta over the past week. Based on the enhanced screening guidelines provided by Alberta Health Services, Sherwood Care has made the difficult decision to close our doors to family members, companions, and all visitors as of 8:00 am, Tuesday, March 24. We understand how difficult this is for all … Read More