Our resident meals are served in communal dining rooms, conveniently located in every neighbourhood. We have a team of specialists who help ensure each resident enjoys a delicious meal, tailored to individual nutritional requirements. At all meals, personal support workers offer residents several options from which to choose. Our food service aides deliver the meals and help the residents have an enjoyable mealtime experience in the dining room. A clinical dietitian is also available in every community to assist with meals and snacks.
Meals times in the Apotex Centre, Jewish Home for the Aged are:
Breakfast: 8:30 a.m.
Lunch: 12 noon
Dinner: 5 p.m.
Snack times in the Apotex Centre, Jewish Home for the Aged are:
Morning Snack: 10 a.m.
Afternoon Snack: 2 p.m.
Evening Snack: 8 p.m.
Baycrest has a Client Food Committee that advises the food services team on menu and snack selections. Client representatives participate in testing new recipes and approving the menu.
Guest meals are available upon request. Residents may notify their nurse if their guest(s) would like a meal. There is a fee for this service and payments are made at the cashier’s office on the second floor of the hospital. Please note that because of space considerations during meal times, we can accommodate a maximum of two guests in a dining room at any one time.