Adopt a Grandparent: Scott Bodin and Jari Dixon pose for a photo with their four-year-old son Steele Bodin and resident of Ponoka Long Term Care Florence Fenske Dec. 20 as she receives a gift bag for Christmas full of care items such as lotion, a book, chapstick and Danish style cookies. The family started Adopt a Grandparent for the residents last year. Many of Dixon’s co-workers, as well as the couple’s family and friends donated to the cause this year. Photo by Emily Jaycox

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Ponoka family ensures residents of long-term care aren’t forgotten at Christmas

Adopt a Grandparent: Scott Bodin and Jari Dixon pose for a photo with their four-year-old son Steele Bodin and resident of Ponoka Long Term Care Florence Fenske Dec. 20 as she receives a gift bag for Christmas full of care items such as lotion, a book, chapstick and Danish style cookies. The family started Adopt a Grandparent for the residents last year. Many of Dixon’s co-workers, as well as the couple’s family and friends donated to the cause this year. Photo by Emily Jaycox

By Emily Jaycox

Ponoka family ensures residents of long-term care aren’t forgotten at Christmas

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