Carefor launches 50/50 in assist of marketing campaign to assist native weak seniors – Pembroke Observer

On January 1, Carefor is starting the brand new 12 months with the launch of a web based 50/50 to boost cash in assist of its Everybody Deserves a Place to Name House marketing campaign.
The 50/50 will happen all through 2022 with a draw being held every month. The primary draw will happen on Feb. 2, 2022.
The Everybody Deserves a Place to Name House marketing campaign is new to Carefor with cash being raised for applications and companies operated out of Carefor Civic Complicated and Mackay Centre in Pembroke. These two retirement properties assist weak seniors within the Ottawa Valley, a lot of whom have restricted choices for care.
“There are various seniors in our neighborhood who wish to keep at residence however are unable,” stated Sharon Maye, Carefor Pembroke-Renfrew County director of operations. “Many of those individuals additionally can’t afford most retirement properties. For them, the one choices could also be hospital or long-term care. Carefor’s Civic Complicated and Mackay Centre are choices for these seniors the place they are often protected and really feel linked to a neighborhood.”
As a not for revenue, Carefor is ready to leverage the assist of the neighborhood to assist present native low earnings seniors with the assistance and care they want. Cash raised from the Everybody Deserves marketing campaign will assist leisure programming, security options, and constructing upgrades at each the Civic and Mackay complexes.
Carefor’s purpose is to maintain the price of dwelling on the properties low sufficient for low-income and weak seniors to afford. With out the neighborhood’s assist and donations, prices could rise to a stage which excludes some residents.
In a press launch, Carefor stated it’s subsequently necessary for them to name upon the neighborhood via this marketing campaign to assist guarantee native seniors are being cared for when they might don’t have any different choices.
The 50/50 attracts function ticket choices of 10 for $10, 60 for $20 or 200 for $40. All tickets will be bought by way of the web site .
Carefor, previously the Victorian Order of Nurses, has operated in Pembroke-Renfrew County for over 100 years providing assist to our neighborhood’s most weak. At the moment Carefor operates two retirement residences for over 170 individuals. As well as, Carefor supplies neighborhood assist companies all through Pembroke-Renfrew County together with non-urgent medical transportation, pleasant visiting, a foot care clinic and different companies for seniors.
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