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Introducing our new mission and vision

Our new mission and vision is solely focused on our patients and their families – how do we make this journey easier and better for them – while at the same time ensuring we are working with collaboration and impact alongside the other healthcare system partners around us.

  • Meet our community hero Teresa!

    Our frontline health care workers are Spectrum's heroes. Meet Teresa Cruz, one of our valued Personal Support Workers!

  • Catherine is our March Employee of the Month!

    Meet Catherine, Seniors for Seniors March Employee of the Month. Catherine Garrett was chosen because she is a very caring and compassionate caregiver. We get lots of great feedback from clients on Catherine’s care. Catherine always goes above and beyond for her clients.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine FAQ

    Health Canada has approved both the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines which are supported by very robust scientific data and evidence. As a health care provider, Spectrum Health Care fully supports and advocates for health care workers to be vaccinated.

  • Maria is our February Employee of the Month!

    She was chosen to be our Employee of the Month because of her positivity and compassionate care towards her clients. We asked Maria a few questions about working as a senior companion.

  • Healthy nutrition for a healthy you

    With quarantine still in effect across most of Canada it may be difficult for seniors to get groceries or to prepare a nutritious meal. Fortunately there are services available to ensure that everyone can have healthy and fresh food available to them.

  • Companionship is good for the heart

    It is no secret that social isolation is a growing problem, especially with quarantine still in effect across most of Canada. Currently many seniors are struggling with loneliness and isolation. Having quality connections and social supports can increase happiness and longevity.

  • Heather is our January Employee of the Month!

    Meet Heather Cruickshank, Seniors for Seniors January Employee of the Month! Heather stands out because she is very professional, is an excellent communicator, and she has a heart of gold.

  • Brian is our Employee of the Year!

    At Seniors for Seniors we are extremely proud of the many outstanding senior companions who provide clients with exceptional care. The award for 2020 Employee of the Year goes to Brian Laderoute.

  • Marguerite is our newest Employee of the Month!

    Our December Seniors for Seniors Employee of the Month is Marguerite Sirmay. Marguerite is a wonderful asset to Seniors for Seniors. She is always willing to put others before herself and she is always helpful, whenever possible.