Guildford Seniors Village – Update 1 July 2020 – Wednesday Weekly Update

Happy Canada Day!  We celebrate our patriotism today –  treasuring that we live in beautiful British Columbia, Canada where we can enjoy freedoms and the abundance of beauty found in nature, and our devotion and support to our healthy community, all residents and essential service providers.


Strict compliance measures to all protocols remains unchanged in Guildford Seniors Village, under the direction of our public health officials, including preventative & enhanced infection control, monitoring residents’ & staffs’ health closely, and visitor restrictions.

Due to a continued visitor restriction, we encourage you to connect with your loved ones via phone, Facetime or Skype by emailing recreation-gsv@retirementconcepts.com  or call 604-582-0808 ext. 203, in order to arrange a scheduled date and time.

Also, please feel welcome to send messages or photos to your loved ones by emailing  recreation-gsv@retirementconcepts.com and we will be pleased to deliver to your loved one.


Our Maple, Arbutus, Dogwood & Rosewood Neighborhood Dining Rooms will enjoy locally sourced Canada Day Menu Specials:

Lunch features Sausage & Vegetable Soup, Pot Pie, Steamed Cauliflower & Red Peppers with featured dessert Canada Day Pudding

Dinner features Honey Glazed Pork Chop, Creamy Mushroom Risotto, Steamed Kale, Butternut Squash followed by Ice Cream.

Oh Canada! Oh Yum!


Kindly press the button at the speaker (to your left) to inform our team if you’ve delivered an item in the lobby vestibule. Please do label your delivery with resident name, and we will ensure sanitizing and delivery to loved one. Please no food items for residents. Thank you!


This week we feature fur-family members of residents’ loved ones and GSV community in the #RCSpotlight!  Meet Taz, turning 3 years young July 10, who shares a passion for strawberries, all things outside – dog parks, hikes, and walking the Stanley Park Seawall, and a devotion to General Manager, Camila. He always stands up when he wants food, eating just like a squirrel – the perfect way to blend in our natural Westcoast surroundings!

If you would like to share your pet photos, we welcome you to email us (with pet name & a brief description) to sbarr@retirementconcepts.com.


How will you celebrate Canada Day?

From All of Us in Guildford Seniors Village, we cherish a community of inclusion that celebrates multiculturalism of individuals residing, working, volunteering within, and celebrate heritages that are rich with travels from around the world, journeys that found ‘home’ in Canada, and generations who have grown up in our beautiful country. We wish you a meaningful Canada Day!