BEING A NON-PROFIT SOCIETY IS AWESOME!

The Earl Haig Retirement Residence in Coquitlam is proud to be a NON-PROFIT society.  There are many benefits to being part of a non-profit community!  Let’s take a look at a few:  Our board of directors, including the president of the Earl Haig Society, are volunteers!  The only paid staff are the office and service […]

SO, WHAT’S ON THE MENU?

There are lots of reasons you would love living at Coquitlam’s Earl Haig Retirement Residence, and today, we’re going to focus on…  FOOD! One of the great benefits of moving into an independent retirement community, is not having to cook your own meals!  For those of us who actually enjoy cooking, we know a lot […]

HAVE A GOOD SLEEP

Here at the independent living seniors’ community, the Earl Haig Retirement Residence in beautiful Coquitlam, we are always ready and willing to lend support with handy tips for health and wellness!  Now that spring is getting into full gear, there’s no better time to aim for wellbeing!     Almost everyone struggles with sleep issues of some […]

RECREATION – RIGHT ON!

HAPPY SPRING EVERYONE!  NOTHING LIKE GETTING OUR BODIES AND MINDS MOVING TO CELEBRATE THIS ENERGETIC SEASON! Residing in an independent living community is basically having your own condo, but with added bonuses, like having social fun at your fingertips whenever you choose!  Our fun loving staff and residents keep things hopping and healthy for anyone ready to participate! WHY IS RECREATION SO IMPORTANT? As the body […]

WHAT’S YOUR SIZE? Exploring the Benefits of a Smaller Retirement Community

When searching for your ideal new home, you may wonder which size retirement residence would suit you better – larger or smaller.  Larger establishments generally require larger budgets; they require more land, and generally owe more in property tax, which drives up rental costs, especially in British Columbia.  Those that have an institutional type feel […]

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN INDEPENDENT AND ASSISTED LIVING RETIREMENT RESIDENCES IN BC’s LOWER MAINLAND…

Have you been exploring the idea of branching out into a retirement residence in the Greater Vancouver area?  Perhaps you’re feeling that a supportive community environment, regular recreational activities, and not having to prepare your own meals every day, would suit you just fine!  You have most likely heard the terms, ‘Independent Living’ and ‘Assisted […]

LIFELINE

Welcome to our first blog on the Earl Haig Retirement Residence website!   When you’ve made the decision to live independently in the wonderful and supportive environment here at Earl Haig, you know you are always in good hands!   We want to encourage your safety and feeling of security as much as possible, which […]