Posted on Sunday, May 01, 2022 06:58 PM
Whereas Dementia is a term used to describe a group of symptoms that occur when brain cells stop functioning properly and affect a person’s ability to engage in Day-to-Day activities under the following three domains:
1. Cognition (memory, thinking, language)
2. Behaviour (mood, personality, social skills)
3. Physical Functioning (movement, visual field changes, coordination, balance, etc.); and
Whereas over 24,000 people live with a diagnosis of dementia in Ottawa and Renfrew County; and
Posted on Sunday, May 01, 2022 06:54 PM
Whereas Emergency Preparedness Week is a national awareness initiative that has taken place annually since 1996; and
Whereas Emergency Preparedness Week encourages Canadians to take three simple steps to become better prepared to face a range of emergencies:
1. Know the risks
2. Make a Plan
3. Get an Emergency Kit; and
Whereas this awareness initiative is a collaborative event undertaken by the provincial and territorial emergency management organizations supporting activities at the local level in...
Posted on Friday, April 22, 2022 11:21 AM
Mayor Walter Stack was pleased to join the MPP for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, John Yakabuski, in congratulating the Conseil Des Écoles Catholiques Du Centre-Est on the occasion of the ground breaking ceremony for the new French Catholic Elementary School being built on Baskin Drive in the Town of Arnprior.
“The Town of Arnprior is pleased to be able to offer a home for francophone students who currently do not have access to French language education in the Town of Arnprior, neighbouring municipalities...
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2022 01:40 PM
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2022 08:00 AM
Whereas Earth Day is celebrated on April 22 each year, and is a key time to unite our community and make a positive impact on the environment; and
Whereas the theme for Earth Day 2022 is “Invest in Our Planet”; and
Whereas Earth Day is known as the movement to change the business climate, political climate, and how we take action on climate change; and
Whereas climate change is being observed and experienced at an increasingly local level and needs to be taken seriously; and
Whereas local levels...