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Welbi Heroes

Our users inspire us every day. We want to highlight the unsung heroes of senior living communities, Recreation Professionals, and tell their stories!

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December 2021
Sharing Smiles at Shepherd — An Interview With Christina Branch

Christina Branch is a resident assistant at Shepherd Village, a seniors’ community in Toronto, Ontario. Christina got her start in the senior living industry when the COVID-19 pandemic prompted a career change. Thanks to the chance she took, Christina found her calling.

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November 2021
Recreation’s Incredible Benefits — An Interview With Robyn Heaney

Robyn is the Activity Coordinator at Marina Point Village, an Autumnwood community in North Bay, Ontario. Before she got her start in senior living, Robyn had always worked with children and youth. She started out as a PSW but found herself intrigued by the activity department.

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October 2021
Meaningful Moments at the Crofton Manor — An Interview With Jennifer Nash

Jennifer is a Director of Recreation at The Crofton Manor, a Revera retirement community in Vancouver, B.C. She has fifteen years of experience working in Revera communities, and she’s held her position at Crofton Manor for five years.

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September 2021
Making Memories at Sunridge Gardens — An Interview With Jennifer Wasden

Jennifer Wasden, recreation manager at Sunridge Gardens, has devoted years of her life to improving the health and wellness of older adults. With an impressive twenty-one years of experience, Jennifer is an industry veteran.

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August 2021
Every Day a New Adventure — An Interview With Jacqueline Siemens

Meet Jacqueline Siemens, active living manager at Berwick on the Park and Welbi's Hero of the Month! Find out how Jacqueline is making every day an adventure for her residents in beautiful Kamloops, B.C.

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July 2021
Every Wrinkle Has a Story — An Interview With Rachelle Rowland

Welbi is excited to introduce Rachelle as our first Hero of the Month as part of a series we’re launching to shine a spotlight on recreation professionals who go above and beyond for their residents.

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