Struggling with the decision to put a parent or loved one in a care home? Here are the signs it’s time to find ongoing support for mom or dad in an assisted living or senior care facility.
A Word from our Director: One Year Later, Looking Back at Lynn Valley Care Centre’s COVID-19 Journey
By Noori Shahkar, Lynn Valley Care Centre Administrator & Environmental Safety Co-ordinator To say that the year has been a tough [...]
After a serious injury, surgery or hospital stay, many seniors need rehabilitation services, physical therapy and/or nursing care to help them recover. Here's how to find a facility that's right for your loved one.
When the time comes to care for an aging parent or a senior family member, you want to be sure they are handled with the care, love, and compassion. These 10 important senior care tips will help.
As the Baby Boomer generation ages, and nursing care options and technologies change, the need for health care services, including senior nursing care, is greater than ever before. Read our predictions.
Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and other cognitive disabilities can cause misplaced anger, anxiety, and confusion. Here's how to distinguish them, and find a treatment that keeps everybody safe.
As we age, we lose our sense of thirst, which can impact kidney function, fluid retention, skin health, and more. Here's how to ensure your senior loved one stays properly hydrated in the summer months.
Moving from one familiar home to another new one can be a daunting transition for our loved ones – but it can also be for the best. Here are 5 reasons you or a family member should consider a care centre.
Choosing an appropriate senior care centre can be difficult. There are many options from long-term care, to respite care, to convalescent care. Here's to choose a facility and plan that's right for you.
A recent Stats Canada study explored nine various aspects of life in senior care, including health, personal appearance, safety, relationships, standard of living, and free time. Here's what researchers found.