Drake Medox College’s Activity Assistant Program instructor Preet Brar shares some of her own Christmas memories, and favorite activities to do with seniors over the holidays.   When I think of Christmas a whole lot of memories flood my mind and heart.  Growing up, we always  had two large Douglas fir trees which would inch over onto our patio, […]

November Newsletter Outline: Getting equipped for my studies Selfcare – My Health & Fitness My Finances – Student Loan Tips My Career – Networking & Professionalism Students – Experience & Success Stories Click here to Read More…

It all started when I came to Canada and worked under the Live-in Caregiver program for two years. After I finished my contract with my employer I had no idea where I would go from there. Many questions went through my mind, and there were so many things I wanted to do in my life. […]

Drake Medox ESL program instructor Cindy Cook shares one of her many wonderful experiences during her recent trip to Tanzania as an ambassador for World Vision. _____________________________________________________________ Normally in September, the dry season dictates a hiatus throughout the farming communities of Tanzania. However, Kitinda and Lucia’s farm in Kilago Tanzania was anything but idle when […]

At the root of every behavior is the goal of either: Getting what we want….or Getting away from something, somewhere or someone While you can never predict what behaviors your clients may exhibit, you can achieve the best outcomes if you seek to understand the reason behind the behavior before you respond or react.  In […]

September Articles: How to find happiness Understanding your rights! Let’s talk labour laws. CSW Class shares experiences and recipes Click here to Read More… Quote Of The Month: When Obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal, you do not change your decision to get there. –  Zig Ziglar

Summer is great time to enjoy time outdoors with seniors.  Once you have equipped them with proper sun attire, eye protection and sunscreen, it’s time to head out for some fun! SO MANY FUN ACTIVITIES TO ENJOY….. Bocce Ball – this is a simple game played with 2 or more players. Balls are tossed on the lawn, […]