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March 2, 2018 | Living Loving Local

Living Loving Local in March – Maple Walnut Vinegarette

Verve’s Living Loving Local theme for March is Maple!

February 27, 2018 | Residents' Stories

Coming Home to Rutledge Road – A Canadian Maritime Love Story

Ed was born in in Cape Breton and moved to Port Credit when he was 13, Irene was born and raised in Port Credit. They met in 1946 while working

February 1, 2018 | Living Loving Local

Living Loving Local (February): Alberta Beef

Why We Celebrate Beef: We think of Alberta Beef as a national treasure, and we are not alone.  Canadians are hungry for beef.  On average we

January 25, 2018 | Living Loving Local

Our ‘Living Loving Local’ Program

Living Loving Local is our affectionate name for a program developed here at Verve to feature local foods all year round.  Our Chefs source

January 23, 2018 | Inspired Senior Living

Puzzle Art at Canterbury Place

Canterbury Place Retirement Residence has many pieces of decorative art that was installed when the building first opened.  These are typically

January 23, 2018 | Alzheimers & Dementia, Charity, Verve & the Community

Bangle Making for Alzheimer’s Fundraiser

Throughout the month of January, residents at Canterbury Place Retirement Residence are assisting the Life Enrichment department in making beautiful

January 8, 2018 | Health & Wellness

Art for Older Adults

As children we feel free to express ourselves and simply enjoy our creativity without expectations of perfection.  As we become older we tend

December 26, 2017 | Inspired Senior Living, Residents' Stories

Oh Romeo, Oh Romeo, Where for art thou Romeo….I’m at Credit River!

The first meeting of the ROMEOs took place over 10 years ago. John and Brian (both from England) would get together once a week, without fail,

December 26, 2017 | Health & Wellness

Holidays Can Bring On Depression for Seniors

The following article is from Comfort Caregivers Inc.  It is the time of year when everyone one is busy celebrating, shopping and getting together

December 26, 2017 | Inspired Senior Living, Residents' Stories

The Lucky Iron Fish

Hello. My name is Jack and my wife Velma and I live at The Credit River Retirement Residence at Streetsville, Ontario. We take great pleasure