Power of Attorney

Power of Attorney

Written by Tom Teranishi A Power of Attorney is a legal document of your choice to give another person referred to as an ‘attorney’ authorization to manage your financial and legal matters.  The Po...

Covid and Dementia

Covid and Dementia

By Dr. Asae Tanaka BSc, MD, CCFP It is well known that COVID-19, the disease caused by the SARS-COV-2 virus, has caused many devastating effects in people with chronic illness and seniors.&nbs...

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You Inspire Us!

Thank you to all donors who answered the “Tech Tub Reboot” call for action. You inspire us and we thank you very much for assisting our organization to help seniors.  “Inspire Action” raised over $...

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Getting to Know Your Health Care Resources When Your Loved One Has Been Diagnosed with Dementia

Article Submitted by Marcia Carr (RN,BN,MS,GNC(C), NCA), Clinical Nurse Specialist – geriatric medicine, geriatric psychiatry Dementia is a slowly progressive type of brain disease that often a...

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Meet Long-term Donor Ken Shinozaki

Ken Shinozaki is a long-term donor of Nikkei Place, giving to both Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society (NSHCHS) and Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre (NNMCC).  For over 10 y...

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Introducing Our New Board Members: A Warm Welcome to John and Sandra

Interviews edited by Randy KondoTranslated by Sayaka Endo The Nikkei Seniors Health Care & Housing Society is pleased to announce the appointment of two new directors to the NSHCHS Board: Jo...

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Bouquets of Tulips Bring Smiles to Residents and Staff of Nimi Nikkei Home!

Spring is in the air, and tulips are in full bloom! Just before Mother’s Day, a bunch of bouquets of tulips made their way to Nimi Nikkei Home. These beautiful tulips were a gift from the Consulate Ge...

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Staff Spotlight: Sherryl Heraldo, Licensed Practical Nurse

Sherryl works as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), as one of the newest additions to the care team at Nimi Nikkei Home, beginning in January 2021.  She grew up in the Philippines, where she went to Ar...

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Staff Spotlight: Tara Pagnottaro, Licensed Practical Nurse

Tara is part of our care team at Nimi Nikkei Home, and brings experience from working in different nursing roles from Intermediate Care, Dementia Care, Geriatric Psychiatry, Sub-acute and Assisted Liv...

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Marcia Carr: Nursing career, the pandemic’s effect on seniors, and more

Spotlight We recently caught up with Marcia Carr (nee Hirano), an accomplished healthcare professional of nursing, and board member, donor, and friend of Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing S...