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On December 28, 2021, we advised you that a team member at Veterans Memorial Lodge had tested positive for COVID-19. Today we are advising you that an additional team member at Veterans Memorial Lodge has tested positive for COVID-19. We are working closely with Island Health’s Medical Health Officer and Public Health team, and will…

In light of the rising number of COVID-19 cases in British Columbia, and out of an abundance of caution, we will be asking all visitors to wear masks during their visit in the resident rooms. We feel it is necessary to keep everyone safe during the height of this pandemic variant. This means that anyone…

This holiday season, we were delighted to receive a donation of 100 gift bags for the people who live with us from Stuart and Brenda Newton, with support from many of their friends, family, and community members. Just before Christmas, the presents were delivered by Santa’s Elves (including Hank the Wonder Dog), and Santa even…

Together, we raised $8,770 for urgent equipment needs at our Care Homes. Way to go everyone!  Carol and her Husband Angus were the lucky winners of our Worth a Shot 50/50 Holiday Draw in December.  Carol and Angus are outstanding community members, volunteering for more than 25 years with the Royal Canadian Legion and Victoria…

As you are aware, on November 26, 2021, Island Health placed Veterans Memorial Lodge under Enhanced Surveillance Measures in response to a positive COVID-19 test for one Broadmead Care team member. During the following two weeks all residents were monitored for symptoms twice daily, and enhanced cleaning and COVID-19 protocols were in place. Island Health…

I am writing to make you aware that Veterans Memorial Lodge is currently under enhanced surveillance measures after one of our team members tested positive for COVID-19. You are receiving this email because your loved one lives in the affected lodge, A1. We are working closely with Island Health’s Medical Health Officer and Public Health…

From November 20 – December 20, Broadmead Care will be hosting another online 50/50 lottery! 50% of the proceeds will support urgent equipment needs at Broadmead Care Homes. The other 50% will go to one LUCKY WINNER! 50/50 tickets are selling for: Single Ticket for $5  3-Ticket Pack for $10 10-Ticket Pack for $25 40-Ticket…

Thank you so much for your support as we continue to do all we can to keep everyone who lives and works in our long term Care Homes safe. As we move into the winter months, we wanted to take the opportunity to remind everyone about Provincial Health Orders relating to COVID-19, and about infection…

Remembrance Day is a particularly important day at Veterans Memorial Lodge as we have the unique honour of caring for almost 120 veterans – one of the largest groups of World War II, Korean War and Peacekeeping veterans in long term care in Canada. To us, the phrase ‘Lest We Forget’ has daily impact and…