News & Blog

Many of the highlights in this newsletter are about community. We share examples of how Baptist Housing is involved in our community. From donated items to events, the past few months have had...
Residents from the Village at Mill Creek have been knitting up a storm and putting their efforts toward those in need. Village at Mill Creek knitting club members have spent the past two months...
Today's retirement residences offer much more than a home. Retirement living is subject to all sorts of stereotypes and myths. Today's retirement communities, however, are nothing like the staid,...
Baptist Housing is continually exploring new ways to be more environmentally responsible and efficient. In the past few years we have implemented multiple changes to our operations to reduce energy...
The Heights at Mt. View has received a Special Recognition Award from The American Institute of Architects' Design for Aging Review. The award was presented to (left-right) Dayle Krahn, VP Property...
This week's Silver Screen Conversation film is Age of Champions (2011). Genre Documentary. Synopsis A group of senior athletes prepare for the 2009 National Senior Games. Best Watched With... A big...
You may know that your parents are candidates for a retirement community of some kind – whether that’s a place to rent in a senior living community, or some kind of assisted living. However,...
CEO Howard Johnson began our fall newsletter with an autumn greeting: At Baptist Housing, we want our Residents to achieve a sense of vocational clarity. In the "autumn" season of life, it is easy to...
Olive Fera, a long-time Resident of Shannon Oaks – Vancouver was nominated for Resident of the Year to the BC Seniors Living Association (BCSLA). Although she did not win, BCSLA did up...
This week's Silver Screen Conversation film is Amour (2012). Genre Drama. Synopsis Georges and Anne are a couple of retired music teachers in their 80s. One day, Anne has a stroke, and the...