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Living With Alzheimer’s and Dementia in Vancouver

Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, and other cognitive disabilities can cause misplaced anger, anxiety, confusion, which can be frightening for the individual living with the conditions and their loved ones. Dementia is an overall term used to describe symptoms that impact memory, which can affect how one carries out daily activities. Alzheimer's disease, on the other hand, [...]

Living With Alzheimer’s and Dementia in Vancouver2019-08-15T21:01:19+00:00

5 Benefits of Living in a Senior Care Centre

Moving from one home to another can be a daunting transition for anyone. It can be especially traumatic for seniors when faced with the possible decision to leave the familiarity of a home that they may have spent many years building. As a result, the idea of living in care centres, and the different set of concerns that it [...]

5 Benefits of Living in a Senior Care Centre2019-06-13T18:48:25+00:00

Happiness in Senior Care Centres

With many Canadians getting older, it is reassuring that seniors are ranking well in overall happiness compared to other age groups, especially as they transition into nursing care at a senior care home. In fact, senior’s overall satisfaction and quality of life ranks high and are some of the most highly satisfied groups in Canada. [...]

Happiness in Senior Care Centres2019-03-20T22:53:39+00:00

March Newsletter

NEWSLETTER March 2019 ACTIVITIES OUTING - Wednesday, March 6th ARTSWAY CONCERT - Tuesday, March 5th 2:15 pm ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARTY - Friday, March 15th 2:30 pm Garden Room CHILDREN’S IRISH DANCE GROUP - Saturday, March 16th 2:00 pm CONCERT WITH CHRISTINE - [...]

March Newsletter2019-03-10T17:56:22+00:00

Should I Pay For Private Nursing Care?

For many seniors, transferring into a senior living centre can be a frightening experience. There are many things to consider and to think about before making the transition. One of the largest obstacles, of course, is the cost. Prices for private nursing homes can vary depending on a number of factors but most importantly [...]

Should I Pay For Private Nursing Care?2019-03-08T20:06:20+00:00

Difference Between Assisted Living & Nursing Care

You might be wondering what level of care an elderly family member might need as they transition from living on their own into a senior care centre. There are many options out there and it can be confusing to understand the difference and what is best for your loved one. As this is an important [...]

Difference Between Assisted Living & Nursing Care2019-01-29T19:25:46+00:00