Sunbeam Community & Developmental Services

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Declaration of Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (URTI) Outbreak

Staying True to Our Roots

From its beginnings in 1956 when Pieter and Johanna Vos first welcomed a child with a developmental disability into their family home, Sunbeam has remained true to its roots through its commitment to supporting exceptional individuals regardless of ability and capability, and their families, in the communities we serve.

Our Latest Home. Serving the Waterloo Community.

We are excited to share that our newest residential home, Birchmount House, is located in Waterloo Ontario.  Birchmount is scheduled to open in the Fall of 2020 and will serve the accommodation, care and support needs of 6 exceptional individuals, including persons with medically complex needs.

Serving Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and all of Waterloo Region, Wellington County, Peel Region, Halton Region and Dufferin County

Declaration of Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (URTI) Outbreak

Site / Location: Sunbeam NinePines Group Home

Declaration Date: October 27, 2020

An outbreak of Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (URTI) has been declared by the Associate/Medical Officer of Health for the facility or units listed above. This declaration is based on initial investigation of respiratory activity reported to Region of Waterloo Public Health and Emergency Services on October 23, 2020. All persons affected by this outbreak have already been contacted by Sunbeam.

While Outbreak is in effect: staff assigned to the site/location are not to work / provide services at any other facility or location, and visits for any residents in isolation at the site / location are temporarily suspended.

Please contact Sunbeam at (519) 893-6200 should you have any questions.

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