Extendicare Guildwood

In lives full of remarkable moments, we help create even more.

Whether it’s a brief encounter or a life changing event, these unique moments enrich lives. And we do everything we can to make them happen.

To give you an idea of how we can make a difference, here are Remarkable Moments from our home.

Our Remarkable Moments

International study group from Japan visits Extendicare Guildwood

Extendicare Guildwood recently hosted 25 health care professionals from Japan who are part of an international study group from the Saltama Prefectural Council of Social Welfare.
International study group from Japan visits Extendicare Guildwood.Extendicare Guildwood’s 105 yrs old Japanese resident, Mrs. S., welcomed the visitors.

Extendicare Guildwood recently hosted 25 health care professionals from Japan who are part of an international study group from the Saltama Prefectural Council of Social Welfare. The Council is a level of government in the Saltama Prefecture that provides services for children, seniors and people with disabilities. Administrator Susanne Babic provided a presentation about long term care at Guildwood, in Ontario and in Canada and the guests also toured the home. The group was accompanied by a Japanese interpreter.

Extendicare Guildwood’s 105 years old Japanese resident, Mrs. S., joined the team in greeting the visitors and enjoyed the presentation and sweet treats. She was wonderful and they really enjoyed having her there. The team enjoyed hosting and the guests were very happy with their visit. A wonderful time of international collaboration and learning together!

Extendicare Guildwood participated at the Annual Guildwood Parade

Extendicare Guildwood residents take part in the traditional parade every year where they join everyone in the community to engage in this fun day.

Extendicare Guildwood residents take part in the traditional parade every year where they join everyone in the community to engage in this fun day.

Guildwood day is a traditional parade going back four decades, the parade take place on the first Saturday in June every year.

The parade passes through the home’s parking lot and stop at the front doors of Extendicare Guildwood to entertain the residents.

Our residents enjoy seeing the children on their decorated bikes, and the lively musical entertainment.

Remarkable Moment at Extendicare Guildwood

Extendicare Guildwood Celebrated Nurses Week

Extendicare Guildwood Celebrated Nurses Week.

We had a wonderful celebration with a special luncheon to honour the nurses and thank them for all their hard work.

Thank you for helping people live better every day.

Residents at Extendicare Guildwood Celebrated Remembrance Day

We shall not forget

Residents at Extendicare Guildwood celebrated Remembrance Day.

Remembrance Day marks the date and time when armies stopped fighting World War I. on November 11th at 11am in 1918 (the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month). Some 100,000 Canadian soldiers died in the First and Second World Wars.

To all the veterans, thank you for protecting and keeping us safe!