Resident Council

Empowering Residents

The Simkin/Weinberg Resident Council meets monthly to share ideas and any concerns with senior staff.  Membership of the Council is open to all residents of the Saul & Claribel Simkin Centre.  The function of the Council is to:

  • empower residents to deal with issues of interest or concern and make constructive recommendations to management
  • review and revise, as necessary, the Resident’s Bill of Rights annually
  • promote communication between residents, staff and management
  • provide the opportunity for residents to have input into all aspect of care and service delivery
  • promote interest and friendship among residents
  • advise the facilitator about how to spend money raised through resident trust accounts and other Council fundraising efforts

The Simkin/Weinberg Resident Council meet every month.