Seniors

City sports courts converted for pickleball

As of Monday, Langley dinkers have eight new dedicated courts to play on at Douglas Park

 

Independence through innovation: Providing valuable tools for daily living

Find the products + product knowledge to meet your mobility challenges

  • Aug 10, 2020

 

Obesity in older women linked to lack of social ties, UBC study

“Clinicians could be encouraging older women patients who are non-partnered, especially widowed women, to participate in social community interventions as a way to address obesity.”

 

COVID-19 ‘hoax call’ to B.C. long-term care home leads to arrest

Centre said it received a phone call that ‘appeared to originate from health authorities’

Early morning walks resume at Willowbrook shopping centre

Other Langley indoor walking facilities remain closed

LETTER: Language in headline overstated: Lodge boss

Incident at a Langley City long-term care home is not as cut and dry, says chief executive officer

  • Jul 9, 2020

PHOTOS: Frontline crew at Langley Lodge thanked with songs and soup

Flowers, music, gift cards, and food were delivered to the long-term care home to show appreciation

  • Jul 7, 2020

Langley seniors centre offers food care and tax help but no recreation

The seniors facility has announced a partial reopening with limited services

LETTER: Seniors challenge fellow pensioners to give $300 to charity

For those with a nice nest egg, one Langley couple suggests seniors give COVID money to a good cause

  • Jul 4, 2020

Langley Lodge’s deadly outbreak declared over

Fraser Health and long-term care home administrator confirm Friday declaration

VIDEO: Langley seniors send big thanks to Dr. Henry

Residents of the Sunridge and Magnolia Gardens sent cards, photo, and video to B.C.’s top doctor

  • Jun 29, 2020

Canada Day serenade planned for Langley Lodge residents

As an indirect result of COVID, another elder in the long-term care home has passed away

  • Jun 26, 2020

Canada’s proportion of COVID long-term care deaths double that of other countries: study

LTC residents made up 81 per cent of all reported COVID-19 deaths in the country

Langley Lodge, husband of resident, at odds over standard of care

Brookswood resident wants spouse moved from floor where he claims she is being ‘harassed’

Langley’s new community network aims to help prevent adult abuse

Seniors are more vulnerable to abuse and local groups are working to prevent it

UPDATED: New COVID outbreak reported in another Langley care home

A long-term care residence at the local hospital initiates outbreak protocols as of Monday

Open dialogue could prevent financial abuse of seniors

COVID brings with it a sense of isolation that could make elders more vulnerable than ever to fraud

  • Jun 14, 2020

Tips on how to protect your aging loved ones from financial abuse

About one in 10 seniors are victims of consumer fraud each year: Canadian Department of Justice

Langley Lodge reports no new COVID-19 cases, deaths

An outbreak at the care home was declared for a second time on April 29