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

Stocking Stuffers for Seniors…a HUGE Success!!

Harley HempelUncategorized

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! We were positively overwhelmed with all the support from the residents of Strathcona County, and London Drugs in providing presents for our residents at Sherwood Care. This year was an even bigger success than past years! Together, the community of Sherwood Park purchased over 800 gifts for seniors in care! That is amazing!!! Here … Read More

Exciting Updates from our CEO

Harley HempelUncategorized

It has been a busy spring here at Sherwood Care, as we have been working on some exciting projects that we want to share with you: March: Sherwood Care’s “Dignity in Death” process was featured by the Health Quality Council (HQCA) as a hallmark of quality for LTC in Alberta. Please click HERE to see the video where Sherwood Care … Read More

The Results Are In!!

Harley HempelUncategorized

CONGRATULATIONS!! GREAT NEWS!! THE RESULTS ARE IN!!! Sherwood Care’s Families and Residents participated in the Health Quality Council of Alberta’s Long Term Care Family Experience Survey, in Spring/ Summer 2017. The Provincial results were reported and we are so excited to share that Sherwood Care Families rated our facility as the top facility in the Edmonton Zone, and one of … Read More