Guysborough County Home Support Agency

Care During a Pandemic

Darlene David-Cashin R.R. #2 Larry’s River 19 Cashin Road Port Felix, N.S. BOH ITO May 19, 2020 Home Care Agency Attention: Denise Halloran, Executive Director 9996 Highway 16, Unit F-2 Guysborough, Nova Scotia B0H lN0 Dear Ms. ...

Home Care Worker

There Is So Much I Love About My Job

There is so much I love about my job, it’s so nice that we are allowing people to stay in their homes as long as possible, a lot of people have lived in their homes for their whole lives and its sad for them to think of having to ...

Home Care Worker

This is the Most Rewarding Thing I’ve Ever Done in My Life

You never really know how precious life is, until you loose someone you genuinely care about. I’ve had the best experience working for home care this past 1.5 years. Helping the elderly stay in their homes as long as possible is ...

GCHSA

Working in home support is rewarding in many ways

It is very heartwarming to see a client beat the odds and be able to stay at home with their family. A client of the Guysborough County Home Support Agency with a long-term medical diagnosis was living at home with their spouse and ...

Brightening Up the Holidays

I really enjoy working at Dykeland Lodge – the residents always know how to brighten your day. My favorite time to work is holidays, to know you made someone’s day special by spending the holiday with them. I also enjoy ...

The Best Place To Live, Work & Visit…….Today & Tomorrow

At Windsor Elms Village we innovate to achieve the most compassionate, dignified, resident-directed living experience for our Residents. It’s our Vision we aim to achieve every single day – The Best Place To Live, Work & ...

LTC Has Stolen My Heart

I’ve been working in LTC for 11 years now in all departments and I have an appreciation for the relationships built between residents and all members of the care team. LTC has taught me how to value each person’s uniqueness and connect ...

Caring Every Day

Except from closing remarks at Saint Vincent’s Nursing Home Annual General Meeting by outgoing board member, Susan MacLeod. Caring, as you well know, is tough work. It’s tough physical work, it’s hard emotional work, and the decisions ...

Going the Extra Mile

The caring and compassionate staff at Mountain Lea Lodge go above and beyond to make long term care feel like home to all the residents they care for, including Helen Huntley’s late mother-in-law, who joined the family at Mountain Lea ...