DDSF Business Plan - 2016 to 2020
The Drumheller & District Seniors Foundation is proud to announce that we have received the Primer Award from Accreditation Canada for Hillview Lodge!
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of the Drumheller and District Seniors Foundation is to promote, develop,
provide and manage affordable and adequate housing accommodation that
encourages a high quality of life for senior citizens and the elderly disabled
who are functionally independent, and live in Maple Ridge Manors I or II,
Blooming Prairie, Riverview Villa, Highland Dell, Hillview Lodge or Sunshine
Lodge and Cottages; and to provide affordable and appropriate housing for low
to moderate income individuals in the Drumheller and District Seniors
Foundation housing units.
To provide an
environment where seniors may reside with dignity and independence, in safe,
adequate accommodations, and are able to receive services that will enable them
to remain full participants of our community.
of our Organization:
Drumheller and District Seniors Foundation is a Management Body created by
Ministerial Order (Exhibit A), under section 5 and a corporation as outlined in
section 6 of the Alberta Housing Act.
The function of the organization is to provide adequate and suitable
accommodations that are accessible to seniors based on individual need.
Administrative Officer – Jenny Krystoff
- To provide
and plan preventative maintenance services which will ensure a safe, clean,
structurally sound, and efficiently operating consolidated agency.
- To provide
housekeeping services which ensure a high standard of hygiene, and minimize
maintenance costs in units and common areas of the consolidated agency.
- To provide a
high level of safety through the provision of plans for maintenance and safe
operations of all safety features and equipment, as detailed through the
Workers’ Compensation Board, and Partners in Injury Reduction Program, and
through training of staff and residents through safety procedures.
- To develop
new, and re-evaluate present policies for management and staff.
- To ensure, on
a continuing basis, the cost effective operation of the consolidated agency,
recognizing the responsibility to the municipal and provincial tax payers by
developing and operating an appropriate budgeting system.
- To promote
the holistic health needs of our seniors by providing or facilitating their
participation in social, leisure, and recreational activities in conjunction
with their families and the community.
- To promote
the involvement of families, community organizations, and volunteers in the
overall well-being of our residents in the Lodges, Manors and Self-Contained
units in Drumheller.
- To continue
providing the services that have always been present, and to continually work
towards improvement of those services.
696 - 6 Ave E Phone: 403-823-3290
Drumheller, AB Fax: 403-823-2070
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