Dear Residents’ Family, Friends, Decision-Makers and Guildford Community,

We are under “Enhanced Monitoring” at this time.

This means we are not on outbreak but are on heightened precautions & continued preventative measures for the safety of the community.

 

We express our deepest gratitude to our clinical leadership, and partnership with

Health Authority, Public Health, Guildford Seniors Village essential staff, vendors and each of you.

 

Please find important information about Guildford Seniors Village’s First & Second Floor Neighborhoods below.

We would like to ensure consistent communications so any information you need is readily available.  Looking Ahead:

Point prevalence testing is complete:

Point Prevalence: is a term used to test a group of people at a single point in time. It can be any testing depending on the need, situation, or transmission.

Point prevalence test is a test of a group of individuals at the same time in one location; in the case of Covid, is a swab or gargle test.

 

As per Public Health, Enhanced Monitoring protocols implemented are as below:

 

Second Floor Community 

As of April 27th, we are observing with caution six residents due to potential exposure to Covid-19 & managing infection control for resident health:

gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com   or 604-582-0808 ext 203.

*scheduling subject to staff cohort availability, thank you for understanding

 

First Floor Community

Dogwood Neighborhood:  observation & droplet precaution of four Residents due to potential exposure to Covid 19 has commenced as of April 28th.

gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com   or 604-582-0808 ext 203.

*scheduling subject to staff cohort availability, thank you for understanding

 

For any questions, please contact General Manager

cnunes@retirementconcepts.com

 

Compassionate Or Essential Visits Continue:  support in Care

Thank you for your continued support in following all the guidelines & respecting the protocols in place to manage all risk factors.  Please:

 

Guildford Seniors Village is a secured Long Term Care Residence for Seniors:

Mother’s Day Notables

Mother’s Day phone/video calls – Please send us an email to book an appointment with 24 hours advance notice.

gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com

(Please do provide a vase if a floral delivery, so we can sanitize prior to delivering to your loved one).

 #MOM Are you wondering how to show your appreciation to MOM and want to gift an experience?

Consider our Guildford Seniors Village Gift Certificates.

Services at this time include:

Call 604-580-4283 Sandra to inquire further.

 

THANK YOU TO ALL who have submitted special photos of their Mother for a beautiful tribute display in your Mom’s Neighborhood! 

We will be raffling off beautiful hanging floral baskets & ‘Tea For Two’ for all entries. 

#JOY   #LOVE   #MOM

 

Handcrafted by the Therapeutic Recreation Team – special deliveries to all the Ladies for  #MotherDay!

#Sweet!

 

Welcoming Visitors by appointment: MAPLE NEIGHBORHOOD

*Virtual Visits only for Dogwood Neighborhood & 2nd Floor until further notice.

NO DROP INS –  All Visitors Must Schedule Their Visit or Virtual Visit in advance. 

Please arrange by:

Email  gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com

OR Phone 604-582-0808 ext  203  please leave a message    *Please inform if you plan to walk outside with your loved one *only Access List Visitors can remove resident

 

PLANNING A RESIDENT OUTING (or walk) – a minimum of 24 hours advance notice is required:

MAPLE NEIGHBORHOOD ONLY

Only visitors who are on the “Resident Access List” are permitted to remove residents from the secured building on an approved & scheduled basis.

A minimum of 24 hours advance notice is required by contacting Recreation who will confirm scheduled date with Nurses that Resident is able to continue with outing (i.e. resident wellness, essential medical appointment):

Email   gsv-familyvisits@retirementconcepts.com

OR Phone 604-582-0808 ext  203     please leave a message

 

We want to thank the kindness of Visitors bringing food to staff as a thank you- however at this time, food cannot be shared due to infection control.

Consider writing a google review to share your appreciation & support!

Your appreciation is respected and valuedThank YOU!

Nurses Week May 6 to 12  

Met vriendelijke groet/with kind regards & THANK YOU to Marieke & Consulate General of the Netherlands
for your generous donation of tulips to bring JOY to seniors & community of #Guildford Seniors Village!

Tulips adorn each table in Neighborhood Dining Rooms delighting all individuals living in Guildford Seniors Village

Protocols

Strict compliance to all protocols in place corporately as well as directives of the health authorities, continues at Guildford Seniors Village.

This includes preventative & enhanced infection control, monitoring residents’ & staff health closely, and visitor designations.

Deliveries at Lobby Entrance:

Essential Services include:

(Please note that Volunteers are not approved yet by local health authority. For interested Volunteer Applicants, please feel welcome to apply via  recreation-gsv@retirementconcepts.com and we will inform you when Volunteering is possible in the future. Thank you for your interest!)

 

Alert:   For residents with phone in suite;  it is excellent for families to ensure connection with loved one by in-suite phone service,  however there is always concern for phone ‘scammers’.   Please encourage your loved one to not share any personal info to a caller that they do or don’t know!

Have Any Questions? 

Please call us at 604-582-0808 and we will direct your call.

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY

We wish you continued health excellence,

from All of Us in Guildford Seniors Village