We are insured and bondable and are Certified Relocation and Transitions Specialist (CRTS) and Certified Professional Consultant in Aging (CPCA) and have achieved Certification for Administrator through the Ontario Association of Non-Profit Homes and Services for Seniors.
Jerrie has worked with seniors for more than 35 years. As Seniors Coordinator for the County of Grey; Manager, Seniors Services, Home and Community Support Services Grey Bruce, and recently Executive Director, Active Lifestyles Centre Grey Bruce. Jerrie has served on many local and provincial committees including serving as a Member of the Board and Representative of the Grand River Region for the Older Adults Centres Association of Ontario. Community development, organizing and project management are her strengths. Jerrie also has a keen eye for decorating and space planning. Jerrie brings a positive and reassuring approach and ensures our clients needs are met.
Mike is a retired educator. Mike had spent more than 30 years as a senior administrator at Georgian College. Mike recently completed a contract with the Province of Ontario as Chair, Source Water Protection for this region. Mike also has spent 10 years in municipal politics as Councilor and Deputy Mayor. Mike brings a wealth of expertise in management and community development.
Both Jerrie and Mike have been involved in many provincial and local community committees and initiatives including recently securing funding to develop a Council on Aging for Grey Bruce Owen Sound. Both Mike and Jerrie support intergenerational activities. In 2008, they were both hired by a provincial body to establish workshops throughout the province of Ontario to encourage intergenerational programs.
While working at the Active Lifestyles Centre Grey Bruce, it was clear that Josh’s friendly and competent manner earned him to be a big favourite of seniors at the Centre. He was the go to guy that everyone went to if there were any computer or audio visual issues. Josh was involved at the Centre with day to day office administration duties, computer tutoring, assisting with the Seniors Summit and the establishment of the Council on Aging Grey Bruce Owen Sound. Josh recently received his certification as a Relocation & Transition Specialist (CRTS Worldwide designation).
Josh is proficient in website and promotional materials development and has experienced first hand how overwhelming the moving process can be for seniors and the types of situations that they encounter while downsizing or moving to a new home. Josh’s strong work ethics, flexibility, self motivation, and dependability will ensure that you get the best service possible.