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Home Base Housing announces changes in approach to housing services

Home Base Housing has announced some changes that are currently taking place, as well as a shift in how their services will be carried out in the future. The local not-for-profit supportive housing organization announced on Thursday, Jul. 6, 2020 that it will be “moving towards a new emergency housing

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City of Kingston addresses cleaning costs for former Fairfield Manor sites

At their meeting held Tuesday, Jun. 23, 2020, Kingston City Council received a report for information that outlined the cleaning costs associated with the former Fairfield Manor sites. The two sites – formerly Fairfield Manor West on Ridley Court, and Fairfield Manor East on McLean Court – are currently being

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Former Fairfield East Retirement Home to become new physical distancing shelter

The City of Kingston has announced that the former Fairfield East Retirement Home will become a new shelter, run by Home Base Housing. On Friday, the City and community partners will help Home Base Housing open the temporary physical-distancing shelter at 670 MacLean Ct, in Kingston’s east end. Those experiencing

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Former Fairfield Manor properties for sale

  The two former Fairfield Manor sites in Kingston have been listed for sale, eight months after the retirement residences were shut down for failing inspections. The former Fairfield Manor East and Fairfield Manor West are currently listed as investment properties for sale by Rogers & Trainor Commercial Realty Inc.,

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Owner of Fairfield Manor retirement residences ordered to close

Kingston Fire & Rescue has received approval from the Ontario Fire Marshal’s office to issue an ‘Order to Close’ to the private owner of Fairfield Manor’s east and west locations. The City of Kingston issued a press release on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, announcing the Order to Close. The owner

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City: Efforts continue to ensure safety of residents at Fairfield Manor

Kingston Fire and Rescue is continuing to monitor the saf3ty of residents at the Fairfield Manor East location. The retirement residence is privately owned by Q & Sons Management Inc., who are not speaking to the media at this time. The same company owns Fairfield Manor West, which was ordered

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City: Kingston Fire and Rescue continues to monitor Fairfield Manor East

The following is a press release from the City of Kingston: At noon on Monday, Kingston Fire and Rescue posted a ‘notice to vacate’ at Fairfield Manor West and is now working with the South East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) to monitor Fairfield’s east facility. “We continue to coordinate

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Residents allegedly not served meals at Fairfield Manor East

A retirement residence in Kingston’s east end is falling under further scrutiny as friends of residents allege the facility is no longer consistently providing and serving meals. Fairfield Manor East was under fire watch by Kingston Fire and Rescue on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, the same day Fairfield Manor West

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