Social Development http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news.html Social Development New Brunswick celebrates 8th annual Wellness Week http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.10.1212.html New Brunswickers are encouraged to take advantage of activities being held as part of Wellness Week, Oct. 1-7. 2018100112:26:00 Monthly Social Development payments available for pickup around the province http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.09.1206.html Monthly social assistance payments made by cheque through the Department of Social Development will be available for pickup at designated sites around the province. 2018092513:28:00 Funding announced for Edmundston transition house http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.08.1181.html L’Escale MadaVic, a transition house in Edmundston, has received $342,000 from the provincial and federal governments for renovation projects. 2018081709:21:00 Province names six new age-friendly communities http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.08.1177.html Six more communities have been designated as age-friendly. 2018081615:20:00 Saint John nursing homes to receive $8.1 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.08.1159.html Three nursing homes in Saint John will receive a combined total of $8.1 million for renovations over five years. 2018081513:44:00 Infrastructure funding for Fundy Region Transition House http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.08.1158.html A transition house for women and children in the Fundy Region will receive a new second-stage housing facility, thanks in part to an investment of $1 million from the provincial and federal governments. 2018081512:00:00 Hartland nursing home to receive $2.1 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.08.1143.html Central Carleton Nursing Home, a 30-bed facility in Hartland, will receive $2.1 million for renovations. 2018081410:44:00 Tracadie non-profit to receive $1.3 million for shelter improvements http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.08.1130.html A transition house for women and children in the Tracadie region will be renovated and a new second-stage housing facility will be constructed, thanks in part to an investment of more than $1.3 million from the provincial and federal governments. 2018081315:37:00 Fredericton Junction nursing home to receive $2 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.08.1103.html The 40-bed White Rapids Manor Inc. in Fredericton Junction is getting $2 million for renovations. 2018080816:21:00 Call for proposals under way for Healthy Seniors Pilot Project http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.08.1054.html The New Brunswick Aging Secretariat is accepting proposals for the first round of projects under the $75-million Healthy Seniors Pilot Project. 2018080111:25:00 Lamèque nursing home to receive $2.7 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.1029.html Les Résidences Lucien Saindon, a 54-bed nursing home in Lamèque, will receive an investment of $2.7 million for renovations. 2018072813:44:00 Bathurst nursing home to receive $3.2 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.1010.html Le Foyer Notre-Dame de Lourdes will receive $3.2 million for renovations to its 130-bed nursing home in Bathurst. 2018072610:27:00 Campbellton nursing home to receive $5.3 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.1002.html The Campbellton Nursing Home will receive $5.3 million for renovations to its 100-bed facility. 2018072510:22:00 Contract awarded for 60-bed nursing home in Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.0995.html The contract to build a 60-bed nursing home in Moncton has been awarded to Shannex Inc. 2018072413:21:00 Contract awarded for 60-bed nursing home in Fredericton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.0962.html The contract to build a 60-bed nursing home in Fredericton has been awarded to Shannex Inc. 2018071913:18:00 Tabusintac nursing home to receive $2.6 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.0944.html The 30-bed Tabusintac Nursing Home will receive $2.6 million for renovations. 2018071613:47:00 Acadian Peninsula region to receive 27 new memory care beds http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.0938.html Premier Brian Gallant announced today that the Acadian Peninsula will be receiving 27 new memory care beds. 2018071513:07:00 Campobello nursing home to receive $2.3 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.0923.html Campobello Lodge Inc., a 30-bed nursing home on Campobello Island, will receive $2.3 million for renovations. 2018071111:30:00 Plaster Rock nursing home to receive $2.7 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.0910.html Tobique Valley Manor Inc., a 30-bed nursing home in Plaster Rock, will receive an investment of $2.7 million for renovations. 2018070914:06:00 Funding for construction of a family crisis resource centre http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.0908.html The provincial and federal governments are contributing a combined $1.5 million toward construction of a family crisis resource centre in Shediac. It will provide services to people in southeastern New Brunswick and Kent County. 2018070911:30:00 Provincial, federal governments sign 10-year housing agreement http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.07.0890.html The provincial and federal governments have signed a 10-year agreement to provide long-term funding for affordable housing. 2018070511:39:00 Blacks Harbour nursing home to receive $1.9 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.06.0863.html Fundy Nursing Home, a 27-bed nursing home in Blacks Harbour, will receive $1.9 million for renovations. 2018062909:39:00 Saint-Quentin nursing home to receive $1.4 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.06.0857.html Résidence Mgr Melanson, a 42-bed nursing home in Saint-Quentin, will receive $1.4 million for renovations. 2018062814:36:00 Pay increase for group home workers http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.06.0839.html People who work in New Brunswick group homes are getting an increase in pay. 2018062711:05:00 Bouctouche nursing home to receive $2.5 million for renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/social_development/news/news_release.2018.06.0838.html Manoir Saint-Jean Baptiste, a 50-bed nursing home in Bouctouche, will receive $2.5 million for renovations. 2018062710:52:00 2018100112:26:00