Dec 11, 2017 - Birthday celebration held in Red Deer for former missionary who turned 100
Shorten’s birthday was celebrated by his family members at a surprise party thrown by staff and dozens of fellow residents at Red Deer’s Points West Living seniors’ care community.

Dec 11, 2017 - Medicine Tree Manor open after four-year closure
Medicine Tree Manor reopened its doors in High River on Oct. 24 after being closed for more than four years. First washed out by the 2013 flood, the manor then burned to the ground while being rebuilt in 2015.

Dec 01, 2017 - New 88-bed seniors residential care facility to be built in Duncan (Lake Cowichan Gazette – BC)
Island Health and H&H Total Care Services Inc. have partnered to bring a new residential care facility to Duncan, BC.

Nov 20, 2017 - Chartwell Agrees to Acquire Five Retirement Residences in Alberta
Chartwell Retirement Residences  announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement relating to the purchase of five retirement communities comprising 1,031 suites in the Greater Edmonton Area. 

Oct 18, 2017 - Evergreens Foundation announces expansion to Pine Valley Lodge

In a press release, Kristen Chambers, Evergreens Foundation CAO, said the expansion to Pine Valley and construction of a new lodge in the eastern part of Yellowhead County will not require any additional capital requisition amounts.


Apr 27, 2017 - Timberstone Mews Prepares for Summer Occupancy
ASCHA member, Christenson Developments, opens Timberstone Mews, offering Red Deer seniors more independent and supportive living options.

Nov 01, 2016 - Joining the ASCHA Board
Brandy Frederickson of Brazeau Seniors' Foundation, is elected to the Alberta Seniors Communities & Housing Association Board of Directors.

Jun 10, 2016 - Dear Future Husband Lip Sync Video Features Calgary Seniors, Nenshi
Whitehorn Village Retirement Community in Calgary releases their own version of Meghan Trainor's "Dear Future Husband" featuring cameo appearances from Calgary's Mayor Nenshi.

May 18, 2016 - Puck Passion Alive and Well in Consort Alberta
Acadia Foundation's Consort Senior Citizens Lodge is full of hockey passion!

Oct 16, 2015 - Seniors’ housing in Calgary is not as expensive as reported

Arlene Adamson, CEO of Silvera for Seniors and Irene Martin-Lindsay, Executive Director of Alberta Seniors Communities and Housing Association write about the current reality of affordable housing for seniors in Calgary.

Have a read - it might surprise you!


Jul 23, 2015 - Children's Laughter Strengthens A Neighbourhood
GEF Seniors Housing shows how integrating intergenerational approaches into seniors housing creates true community benefit.