Kathleen has 27 years of long-term care management and has been actively involved with the Eden Alternative movement as the Coordinator for Eastern Canada since 1998. She has facilitated trainings and seminars on person-centered care across eastern Canada. Kathleen has been involved in curriculum development and completed the initial revisions to the Eden alternative's resource manual, "Haleigh's Almanac."
Eden Educator & Mentor
Community Builder - Ontario
Evy brought extensive knowledge in the field of gerontology, person centered care, dementia and complementary therapies to her role as Innovation Specialist with Vivage Quality Health Partners. Evy is co-author of the Neighbourhood Guide Program.Evy serves on several committees including sever for the Eden Alternative; the Dementia Action Alliance and the therapeutic Touch International.
Kelly has over 27 years of long term care experience and has dedicated the majority of her career working to improve the quality of care of Elders. Kelly has additional education in Infection Prevention and Control, and has experience working for Public Health, which proven to be valuable. Kelly has worked in several progressive leadership roles which includes education and quality improvement, and working for the Ministry of Long Term Care. Kelly worked on curriculum development for annual education in long term care settings and has taught in long term care environments and a college setting. Kelly joined the Eden family 2020 and is committed to continuing to improve the quality of care for residents.
Kathy has a nursing background and has spent over 30 years in Long Term Care. She has designed and delivered over 50 workplace education programs on communication, team building, leadership and customer service. She has assist non-profit groups through the strategic planning process.
Eden Educator & Mentor
Community Builder -
Canadian French Communities
Lynne has a nursing background with over 25 years in Long Term Care. Her experience includes acute care nursing, community care oxygen therapy, Personal Support Worker program instructor and was instrumental in introducing RAI/MDS into 2 LTC homes in Ontario. She manages mandatory quality programs as well as facility educator in a French long term care home. Lynne's french background will enhance her role as an Eden Educator and Mentor for French Long-term care communities.