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as the oldest seniors residence in the province of Quebec, the Wales Home is proud to use technology and be accredited for optimizing quality of care for seniors. Since the final results of the Gala Reconnaissance Estrie in which the Wales Home was awarded the gold honor, the organization continues to strive towards victory!
The Résidence Wales Home / CHSLD Wales Inc. received the news today that they have been chosen as one of the prestigious finalists in “LES PRIX D’EXCELLENCE” safety of care and services category. This award of excellence (and honors) of this class will be awarded to institutions that have developed innovative projects to improve the safety of care and services offered to the users they serve and is hosted by the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux. The winners will be announced by the Minister of Health and Social Services and Minister responsible for seniors, Dr. Réjean Hébert, and the Minister of public health and the protection of youth, Mrs. Véronique Hivon. A ceremony is scheduled to be held in October 2013. The Wales Home is very proud to be one of the selected four finalists!
With the installation of best practices such as the Guardian Angel Program, AeroScout’s Real-Time Location System, and the Therapeutic Garden for beginning stages of Alzheimer’s, it is safe to say that
TheUplands Cultural and Heritage Centre will be holding a musical fundraiser Friday August 16th at 7 pm. This year’s event offers Uplands supporters music among the flowers: an outdoor classical chamber music concert in Upland’s garden, featuring the Estria reed trio performing all sorts of light classical fare.
the Wales Home continues to move in an upward positive direction. Innovative, advancement, and development, are the three words that come to mind with these current improvements. These investments elevate the standard of care to a definitive professional level.
The Wales Home is a private not for profit organization that offers quality care and services to seniors. As the only bilingual residence and CHSLD in the Eastern Townships, the Wales Home provides a environment to 200 seniors who are completely autonomous to those requiring specialized care, including Alzheimer’s patients.