Grove Park Home

Grove Park Home is a charitable not-for-profit Long-Term Care Home established in Barrie in 1968. The Home provides care for 143 Long Term Care residents as well as offering Retirement Living suites and an Adult Day Program. Grove Park Home and their dragon boat team, the GeriAntics, have been participating in the Barrie Dragon Boat […]

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Candlelighters Simcoe

2019 Candlelighters Courageous Cancer Kids team accepting their award   Candlelighters Simcoe Parents of Children with Cancer is a volunteer-driven, not-for-profit organization supported entirely by community donations. Their¬†volunteers provide support for families with children and teens that have been diagnosed with cancer in Simcoe County and surrounding areas. The Barrie Public Library and Candlelighters Simcoe […]

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Barrie Police Service

My first foray into the world of dragon boating was in 2005 for the Full Moon 24-hour relay, on Kempenfelt Bay. Probably a little ambitious for a first-timer but it was a challenge and something different for our organization to get involved in. Those of us that participated still talk about that event and a […]

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