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Grace Manor Edmonton

Edmonton’s Grace Manor Creates a Home for Seniors

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When Bob* (a nickname bestowed upon her by her grandchildren) first came to Edmonton’s Grace Manor over 15 years ago, she wasn’t sure what to expect. The facility was transitioning into a new building and shifting from women’s only programming to an assisted living facility that would accommodate both men and women aged 65 or over who have a diagnosed mental health condition.

For Bob, independence is crucial. She relishes popping out to Tim Horton’s for a coffee, picking up some […]

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New Paved Walking Path Gives More Freedom To Grace Manor Residents

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It’s been an exciting August at The Salvation Army Grace Manor senior’s home in Edmonton. The residents now have a brand new, paved walking path that stretches 400 metres around the outside of their building. Now any resident, regardless of mobility level, will have access to fresh air and exercise on a safe, solid surface.

On opening day, Erna Zigash and some friends took their walkers out for a spin on the new path and had a great time. “This is […]

Harvest Brunch & Auction 2014

Harvest Brunch Raises Over $80,000 For Grace Manor

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What an exciting time we had at our 21st Annual Harvest Brunch & Auction on October 4th! More than doubling the amount raised last year, over $80,000 will go to The Salvation Army’s Grace Manor senior’s residence for their Walking Path Project. The 420 metre path will be designed to give residents the ability to enjoy the outdoors safely and securely.

“The Walking Path Project is 70% funded from this year’s event alone,” says Captain Pam Goodyear, Divisional Secretary for Public […]