The Regional Municipality of Durham

Media Advisory

Two special presentations at Regional Council

WHITBY, ON September 16, 2015

Members of the media are advised that there will be two special presentations at the next Regional Council meeting to acknowledge:

•             The partner organizations that provided long-term shelter to Fairview Lodge residents, following the fire at the original building last fall, until the new building was available for occupancy.

•             Hillsdale Estates staff on the achievement of an Accreditation Canada award.

WHEN: Regional Council meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 23, beginning at 10 a.m. Photo opportunities will take place during the “Presentations” portion of the agenda.

WHERE: The Regional Municipality of Durham Headquarters, 605 Rossland Rd. E., Whitby

NOTE: The Region of Durham owns and operates four long-term care homes—Fairview Lodge in Whitby, Hillsdale Estates and Hillsdale Terraces in Oshawa, and Lakeview Manor in Beaverton. To learn more about the Region’s long-term care homes, please visit

Accreditation Canada is an independent, not-for-profit organization that has been improving health quality through accreditation since 1958. For additional information on Accreditation Canada, please visit

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