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October 5th, 2018

Residents enjoy loving interaction with furry
friends at Lloydminster Dog Show

Points West Living Lloydminster

Several residents from Points West Living Lloydminster took in the 31st annual Dog Show put on by the Lloydminster Kennel and Obedience Club on September 28. They were able mingle with friendly owners and dogs, and to watch many breeds of dogs strut their stuff, and come by for a tail-wagging bit of love.

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September 28th, 2018

Teamwork results in Photo Contest win

Points West Living All

The vote is in, and the first prize in the 2018 Points West Living Photo Contest goes to Chinnu Mathai (left in photo insert) and Linda Shaji (right). The two recently snapped this whimsical photo of PWL Stettler resident Laureen Schmidt as she curled her hair.

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September 26th, 2018

A generous collection of oil lamps, and
afternoon tea at the home of a cookbook legend

Points West Living Wainwright

Several residents from Points West Living Wainwright enjoyed a bus trip recently to the nearby community of Irma; their destination, the Irma Museum. With its handful of historic buildings, the museum houses treasures from the early farming days in the area. One of these collections was donated by a PWL Wainwright resident.

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September 26th, 2018

PWL Stettler gardens give back to residents
who tend them with loving care

Points West Living Stettler

The summer of 2018 was a great growing season for the gardens at Points West Living Stettler. Individual residents (or their cottage community), along with family members, take care of each raised bed in the courtyard. They take responsibility for everything from planning to planting and harvesting to fall clean-up.

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September 25th, 2018

New supportive living residence now open in Lac La Biche

Points West Living Lac La Biche

(... a joint News Release from Points West Living and Alberta Health Services)

A new supportive living residence is helping to meet Lac La Biche’s growing and changing needs for seniors care and adults living with disabilities. The new community opened to residents on June 11, 2018 and is located at 9210 – 91 Avenue. 

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September 24th, 2018

PWL Wainwright residents wrap up summer
outings with a picnic and some honey

Points West Living Wainwright

Residents of Points West Living Wainwright wrapped up a busy summer of outings with a picnic and a visit to a bee farm. The picnic was held in the Municipal District of Wainwright Riverdale Mini-Park, located about 16 kilometres north of town. Some took advantage of the onsite course to challenge each other to a game of mini-golf.

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September 24th, 2018

PWL Peace River celebrates fifth anniversary

Points West Living Peace River

September 11 was a very special day for residents and care partners who have been at Points West Living Peace River since the community opened in September 2013. They were showered with appreciation for the five years of service and contribution. There was great food, great music and a crazy photo booth that got everyone smiling.

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September 13th, 2018

Entries are in, and it’s time to vote for your
favourites, in the 2018 PWL Photo Contest

Points West Living All

Thanks to everyone who entered the 2018 Points West Living Photo Contest! Each photo tells a story of life in a PWL community, and captures a moment of meaningful engagement. Do you want a say in which three photos win prizes this year? Here’s your chance.

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September 11th, 2018

Car racing enthusiasts gather at the track
at PWL Stettler

Points West Living Stettler

At least once a week, a group of ardent racing fans at Points West Living Stettler gather for an afternoon at the track. There’s no smell of burning rubber, and no sound of rumbling motors, but there is a real excitement in the air. It’s time to jockey for position around the racetrack table, and pick up the die.

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September 10th, 2018

Walking club takes in the beauty
of the Peace River Valley

Points West Living Peace River

Residents and care partners at Points West Living Peace River have enjoyed getting out for walks along the beautiful Peace River this summer. They walk every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, weather permitting, and on one outing, they enjoyed a sweet treat along the way.

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