Meet our Team

 

 

 

 

 

Harvey Dix

Harvey Dix

Executive Director

Harvey has a long history in the York / Simcoe Region having met his wife, Gail on the job and eventually marrying, they have lived in the area for most of their lives. Over the years they have enjoyed raising a family in a wonderful small town atmosphere, volunteering in as many of their children`s activities as possible.

Harvey has over 20 years of experience in engineering and project management with Magna International and has operated Retire-At-Home Services in the York / South Simcoe Region for the past 8 years. Harvey possesses a true passion for building lasting relationships and helping others and is excited to bring the same great service that his Retire-At-Home clients have come to know to The Memories+ Adult Program and Wellness Centre.

Anna Malfara

Anna Malfara

Director of Care

Anna is a nurse with over eighteen years of experience, much of which have been working with older adults in the community. Her strong gerontology background, working closely with clients suffering from cognitive challenges and her specialization in Parkinson’s has led to her passion of providing supportive care and resources to clients and their loved ones in the community.

Anna is an active member of the Gerontological Nursing Association of Ontario and the Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association. Currently Anna holds the co-chair position for the Prevention of Elder Abuse Committee of York Region. Her commitment to life long learning is demonstrated as she strives to keep current and provide educational opportunities in the community.

Olivia Sedore

Olivia Sedore

Program Manager

Olivia is a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist and holds an Honours Bachelor of Therapeutic Recreation and a Diploma in Social Service Work.  Having worked with seniors in long term care, retirement, hospitals, day programs and community settings, she strives to bring together the strengths from each industry.

Olivia has a strong passion for recreation and sees a great importance in offering therapeutic and meaningful activities that enhance overall wellness and quality of life. She believes in celebrating everyone’s abilities and enjoying the small things in life. Olivia has a passion for art and enjoys drawing, painting and crafting. She is excited to share her skills with the day program members and facilitate fun and inclusive art sessions.