Regular Updates from the Executive Director

September 17 Update


I hope this letter/email finds you well! It’s hard to believe that we are over 6 months into the COVID-19 world and also trying to soak up the early fall weather while it lasts. Things continue to roll along at Emmanuel Home.

July 22 – Safe Visiting Policy


Hopefully this is the last time you hear from me for a while! Thanks for your understanding and time as we work through these changes. Attached you will find the ‘Safe Visiting Policy’ for Emmanuel Home that comes into effect

July 23 – Survey Results


I want to thank everyone who contributed to the surveys & discussion over the past few days. We had a great response!

July 17 – Update & Survey


As you may have heard from Dr. Hinshaw yesterday, there have been new guidelines released to operators for outdoor and indoor visits.

July 13 Update


It’s been a while since our last COVID-19 update, and I hope this message finds you well & healthy! We continue to be COVID-19 free at Emmanuel Home.

Letter from the Board of Directors


Greetings from the Board! We thank the Lord for His continued provision and faithfulness. COVID-19 has presented a unique challenge for our organization

May 28 Update


We have received an updated Public Health Order from Dr. Hinshaw’s office. I want to summarize the message, as well as share the communication that will be sent to our residents today, so that you are up to speed on everything.

May 8 Update


As another week is ending, it’s great to report that there has been no change and there is no sign of COVID-19 in and around Emmanuel Home.

April 30 Update


As you may have heard from Dr. Hinshaw on April 29, there have been some official decisions and clarifications made in terms of outside visitation.

April 29 Update


We’re happy to report that there are no signs of COVID-19 in or around Emmanuel Home. We are thankful that we can continue to share this positive news!

April 16 Update


While this may be a long email, I hope that you feel confident in understanding the full picture of what is happening here.

April 3 Update


We are close to completing another week in this ongoing work in protecting Emmanuel Home from COVID-19 and all of its unknowns.  I just wanted to touch base and give you some updates on how things are going here.

March 25 Update


I want to thank you for the tremendous amount of support and cooperation we have received over the past couple of weeks. While all of us are focused on the ‘social & physical distancing’, please know that the community support that makes up the bigger Emmanuel Home family feels as close as ever.

March 16 Update


Thank you for your continued understanding and cooperation as we work to navigate this challenging time.  Updates and guidance continue to roll in from Alberta Health Services, and we are working to stay ahead of any of the latest developments.  Please rest assured that we are here and doing what we can to protect our loved ones!

March 13 Update


As the concern about COVID-19 and its potential implications grows, I wanted to reach out and update you on how things are here at Emmanuel Home.