A caring heart gets her just reward

Moosa Ismail was a people person. The South African-born grandfather loved to dance and have fun. “He was quite a character,” says his daughter-in-law,...

Who cares for the caregiver?

Caring for our elder loved ones has changed over the years. Children living great distances from their parents and women having careers and full-time...

Understanding the types of power of attorney

This article will discuss the different types of power of attorney in Canada that caregivers should be aware of, and how knowing the difference...

Decoding nutrition labels

The healthiest foods are usually the ones that don’t come with packaging or labels such as the fresh foods found on the outside perimeter...

Finding your ‘right place of care’

As an individual requires more care due to aging and illness, many find themselves considering long-term care. Family members may bring it up. Doctors...

Travelling with a person with Alzheimer’s disease

Thinking of your summer vacation? If you’re caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia, a little advance planning can make...