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carveth helen henderson seniors healthcare centresThe latest news features for Gibson Family Health Care or Carveth and Helen Henderson Care Centres.

09
Nov
22
Family member praises good work of PSW
A Personal Support Worker at Carveth Care Centre has won her second workplace award in less than five years. “Debbie Hoadley goes above and beyond in delivering care to my mother and showing respect for her and her caregivers, always with a friendly greeting,” explains Peter Waycik, the family member who nominated her for Employee of the Month for November 2022. The award now recognizes a staff member who support residents’ rights. Debbie is the first staff member to be nominated by a family member. “I noted that when Debbie…
09
Nov
22
Health-care worker comes a long way in one year
A young health-care worker at a local nursing home has accomplished a lot in one-year. Amanda Tracey started as a placement student at Helen Henderson Care Centre in 2021; commuting from Belleville. More than one-year later, she earned a permanent job as a personal support worker and Employee of the Month for November 2022. She also moved to Amherstview. Smiling at the news of her workplace award, the 21-year-old Loyalist College graduate admits, “Everyone has been so friendly and welcoming here. I love all of the residents and staff.” Coworkers…
06
Oct
22
Kingston nurse always tries to see the good in people
A Kingston woman is earning praise for her hard work at a long-term care home in Amherstview. Lisa Landis, 45, has worked as a Registered Nurse at Helen Henderson Care Centre for the past six months. She has been named the home’s Employee of the Month for October 2022. Speaking on behalf of the home, Assistant Director of Care Melissa Locke notes, “Lisa is a strong leader in the home. She has a good rapport with residents, family and staff. She has strong nursing skills and a thorough understanding of…
06
Oct
22
Kitchen worker recognized for good work
A kitchen worker at a long-term care home in Gananoque has been recognized for her good work. 34-year-old Amanda Gamble has worked at Carveth Care Centre for the past 15 years. She is the home’s Employee of the Month for October 2022. “Amanda is dependable, organized and works well with others,” says supervisor Theresa Running. She will always pick-up a shift when needed. She’s extremely strong and can lift a horse over her head. On top of all that, she is always smiling.” Amanda laughs at the comment and admits…
24
Aug
22
PSW wins workplace award
Ashley Joyce is a hardworking Personal Support Worker who cares deeply about the world around her. A staff member at Helen Henderson Care Centre in Amherstview for the past 21 years, Ashley assists 104 residents in long-term care. Grateful for her helpful nature and positive attitude, the popular home named the 38-year-old its Employee of the Month for September 2022. “Ashley is a very caring and compassionate PSW,” says Melissa Locke, Assistant Director of Care. “She takes the time to make the moments count and make our residents feel special. It’s…
24
Aug
22
PSW wins workplace award
Ashley Joyce is a hardworking Personal Support Worker who cares deeply about the world around her. A staff member at Helen Henderson Care Centre in Amherstview for the past 21 years, Ashley assists 104 residents in long-term care. Grateful for her helpful nature and positive attitude, the popular home named the 38-year-old its Employee of the Month for September 2022. “Ashley is a very caring and compassionate PSW,” says Melissa Locke, Assistant Director of Care. “She takes the time to make the moments count and make our residents feel special. It’s…
24
Aug
22
Gananoque woman wins workplace award
A young health care professional from Gananoque has won her first workplace award. Speaking from Carveth Care Centre where she was worked for the past four years as a Personal Support Worker, Cassandra Carter smiles at the news she is the home’s Employee of the Month for September 2022. “I was shocked,” the 32-year-old says, happily. “I have worked here for years and it’s a pleasure to win this award.” Known as a front-line worker with compassion who puts her residents first, Cassandra replies quickly when asked about her job,…
09
Aug
22
Retirement lodge nurse recognized for excellent work
Joe Classen is a young man with a big heart. After working all day caring for residents at Carveth Retirement Lodge, Joe goes home and cares for a yard full of chickens, ducks, dogs and a cat. His love for others is visible in everything he does as evident by a trip to Africa 10 years ago to see elephants in the wild. “It was my dream to go on a safari,” he confirms. “It was a beautiful place.” A member of the health care team at the popular home…
09
Aug
22
Amherstview woman recognized for good work
A Residential Aide at Helen Henderson Retirement Lodge has been named the home’s Employee of the Month for August. Smiling from the popular home in mid-July 2022, Sarah Lamothe admits she is happy and excited to win the workplace award. “I love it here,” she says, happily, referring to her work caring for approximately 70 residents in the lodge. “I love the residents; every day is different. I like the family atmosphere and the consistency.” A resident of Amherstview with two young children, the 29-year-old is currently studying to become…
27
Jun
22
Good work of young nurse celebrated
A young nurse at Helen Henderson Care Centre in Amherstview has won her first workplace award. Kailey Wemp, 29, smiles brightly when informed she is the home’s Employee of the Month for July 2022. “I’m a little shocked; I wasn’t expecting it,” she says happily. A Registered Practical Nurse at the home since September 2021, Kailey enjoys her job providing health care to 104 residents. “Kailey is always friendly with staff, residents, and family,” says Assistant Director of Care, Melissa Locke. “You will never find her without a smile, and…