MEDIA ADVISORY: I Remember - Veterans' Memoirs

Dec. 05, 2017

London Ontario – Powerful themes of life, love and loss emerge in the new book, I Remember – Veterans’ Memoirs. This book highlights the lives of 27 veterans who currently reside in the Veterans Care program at St. Joseph’s Parkwood institute. Told in their own words, these veterans share their stories with sincerity, openness and humour.

Many of the veterans whose stories are featured will be present to sign copies of I Remember – Veterans’ Memoirs at the book launch, where the books will be available for sale for $20.

When: Wed., Dec. 6, from 2 to 3 pm

Where: Parkwood Institute Main Building, Western Counties Wing Auditorium (find directions to Parkwood Instituteget turn by turn directions, and parking information)

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For more information:
Courtney Morgan, Communication and Public Affairs
St. Joseph’s Health Care London
(519) 646-6100, ext. 65115

About St. Joseph’s Health Care London

Renowned for compassionate care, St. Joseph’s Health Care London is a leading academic health care centre in Canada dedicated to helping people live to their fullest by minimizing the effects of injury, disease and disability through excellence in care, teaching and research. Through partnership with Lawson Health Research Institute and our collaborative engagement with other health care and academic partners, St. Joseph’s has become an international leader in the areas of: chronic disease management; medical imaging; specialized mental health care; rehabilitation and specialized geriatrics; and surgery. St. Joseph’s operates through a wide range of hospital, clinic and long-term and community based settings, including: St. Joseph’s Hospital; Parkwood Institute; Mount Hope Centre for Long Term Care; and the Southwest Centre for Forensic Mental Health Care. For more information, visit www.sjhc.london.on.ca.

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