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One woman. Five marathons. In five days. To raise $5,000. To say we’re amazed by Tracy Marshall’s offer to run five marathons in five days to raise $5,000 for the seniors who live at Beckley Farm Lodge would be an understatement. We’re blown away! Tracy’s mom, Carol, lived at Beckley Farm Lodge until she passed…

Dear Family and Friends, Welcome to our bi-weekly newsletter. This letter includes important information about Father’s Day, a story about generous neighbours in Saanich, and information about a physically ambitious fundraiser for Beckley Farm Lodge! Father’s Day Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 21, and we want to assure you that we are going to…

Dear Family and Friends, We are writing to you today with an update about the Province’s recently released guidelines that expanded the definition of essential visitor. As you all know, keeping COVID out of our Care Homes has required that only essential visitors are able to visit residents. We understand how difficult this has been…

Dear Family and Friends, These past few weeks have shown us the tremendous resilience and strength of the people who live and work in our Care Homes. We recently shared this quote with our staff: Tough times never last, but tough people do. We believe progress is being made in our communities, cities, and province,…

We’re one day away from our Grand Finale! … and we have raised $95,000 in support of the veterans and seniors at Veterans Memorial Lodge!! We can’t stop now … let’s make it $100,000!! If you live in BC you may purchase 50/50 tickets — right now you could win at least $830 — and…

We are deeply saddened to advise that long-time friend and benefactor of Broadmead Care, Rudi Hoenson, passed away on May 27, 2020, at the age of 96. Rudi’s spirit of generosity will continue in our hearts even as we grieve his passing. Times Colonist columnist Jack Knox has beautifully written about Rudi’s life and his…

We’re live! Stay in and play during our virtual Stay ‘N Play event – an opportunity to stay connected, support the veterans and seniors who live with us, and add some excitement in a safe, engaging way, during a time when we all could really use some fun! With your help we will raise $80,000…

Dear Family and Friends, Welcome to the weekly update! The Provincial Health Officer, Bonnie Henry, has recently delivered good news in BC about coronavirus infection rates. At Broadmead Care, we continue to take every careful measure to keep the coronavirus out and to ensure the safety of the people who live and work in our…

Dear Family & Friends, It is two months since COVID-19 arrived on the scene and changed life as we know it. Since that time, following the orders of our Provincial Health Officer, Ministry of Health, and Island Health, together we’ve worked hard to keep the coronavirus out of our Care Homes – and together we’ve…