Hosting Radio Station CJNU

The Saul and Claribel Simkin Centre is happy to host CJNU 93.7 FM Radio during the month of January. The radio station will be broadcasting live on Site featuring many interviews with staff, residents, families, and volunteers.

Tune in on the radio, live stream on the internet or watch channel 725 on MTS TV.

Frying Pans

Thanks to the generous donation made by Rita Helman, we were able to purchase electric frying pans. Pictured below shows staff using the pans to prepare a special meal for residents.

Jane Jaculak

Carla Kehler


Last week residents finished off Chanukah celebrations with a game of Dreidel

Enriching Lives Through Reading

St. John’s Ravenscourt made a special visit to the Simkin Centre. Students read to our residents, one on one. This shared experience enriched the lives of our residents and we would like to thank the school and students for giving their time to us.

Minute to Win it

Residents played “Minute to Win it” last week. They had one minute to complete various tasks. It was fun and the residents who participated in the contests were amazing!