Looking a caregiver straight in the eye with real interest (not sympathy) is tonic to the caregiver soul.
Category: Family Caregiving
It seems simple: keep patients at home when you can. Individuals prefer it, and it costs governments less. But home care is an underfunded, complicated system faltering in the face of skyrocketing demand.
Annie and I were busy planning our future, and retirement. So full of promise, hope, and love. Then life played a dirty little trick on us.
Quilts are like caregivers. As caregivers, we do our best to keep our loved one, warm, safe, and loved.
Judy Southon with her husband, Vic. Southon, 67, fell deep into debt after Vic developed dementia and could no longer work. He died in 2011. (Judy Southon)
Danish society puts their elements of happiness together with caregiver longevity.
Research has shown that advance care planning significantly reduces stress, depression and anxiety among family members and caregivers.
A concept that works for EVERYONE.
Will this new pilot eventually offer more choices to patients as they heal or age at home?
There is a new Alzheimer’s health club and dementia care in York Region, Ontario.