Rudi Hoenson Matching Gift Challenge!
From now until midnight, December 31, 2014, long-time Broadmead Care benefactor and ex-prisoner--of-war Rudi Hoenson will match all donations to Broadmead Care up to a total donation from him of $20,000.
Click on the 'donate now' button at the top right of this page or phone in your donation to Shannon at 250-658-3274.
Donations will help purchase equipment and fund programs that are not covered by government or other funding sources, including electric beds, thera-gliders, Saska poles, and the creative arts program. Thank you!
Families and Friends
To find out what's happening this month at Broadmead Care, click on the link below to the Oak Room calendar. Or, for an overview of our past year, please click on our annual report or read our Moments newsletter.JennSupp- Support -
Please read the latest issue of our Broadmead Care Moments Newsletter - Fall 2014
Vital People in the Times Colonist
Thanks to the Victoria Foundation, Nigel's Live it Up Program is giving its residents a chance to become more a part of the community via attendant wheelchairs, volunteer and staff support. Read about it in the July 27th issue of the Times Colonist’s Islander Click here to read the page.
Broadmead Lodge resident Maury Hundleby was the centre of attention for the marching team from CFB Esquimalt. Mr. Hundleby's experiences during WWII were shared with the Maritime Forces Pacific members when they came for a visit on July 4th. See the whole story from CTV Vancouver Island.
Thanks to IMAX Victoria for donating a private screening of D-Day—Normandy 1944 to Broadmead Care. Over $3000 was raised to support our WWII and Korea War veterans like 97 year old Earl Clark, who stormed the beaches on D-Day, was severely injured but came home alive to his family and friends…and is with us at the Lodge at Broadmead today. For more about Earl Clark, read Sunday's Times Colonist.
Fire safety standards at Broadmead Care are a top priority. Thanks to Saanich News for doing a story about this and featuring our exceptional standards at Broadmead Care. Read the story.