Oddfellows home closes to visitors

Beginning Friday, March 13, the Maritime Oddfellow Home has announced its closure to the public for visitations. The Oddfellows Home has no set date as to when regular visitations will continue for those wishing to visit loved ones in the facility....

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Pictures in time… Residents get all dolled up for their closeups with the camera

PICTOU — With smiles as big as they could be and eyes shining brightly, it was makeover day for some of the residents at the Maritime Oddfellows home last week as they got themselves all done up for Picture Day. The special day is not a regular occurrence at the home, so residents were thrilled...

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Seniors suffering with funding cuts

Local non-profit nursing homes are dealing with the repercussions of a second round of budget cuts in two years under the provincial Liberal government. Four local homes have been affected by these cuts including three non-profit and one privately owned nursing home. Valley View Villa in Riverton is among the non-profit homes that will see...

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