Spring Into Wellness
May 18th, 2015
Earlier this month, Senior Care Connect had the pleasure of participating in the Bernard Betel Centre’s Spring into Wellness: Health and Information Fair. This fair is held quarterly and brings together various community agencies from across the city, with the goal to keep the community informed on relevant topics related to their health and wellness. […]… Read more
How Would You Like To Die ?!
April 16th, 2015
How would you like to die?…. Seems like a bit of an odd question to ask. But it is one of the most important questions we should ask ourselves. Today is National Advance Care Planning(ACP) Day; A day that, as the name suggests, involves making a care plan for yourself in advance, specifically in regards […]… Read more
Where To Find Palliative Care?
March 22nd, 2015
As many of you may be aware, palliative care is a hot topic for discussion currently. In today’s article we look to shed some light on what palliative care options are available to you. For a brief overview of palliative care and related terms – click here. It can be said that there are 3 […]… Read more
What Does That Mean? Part 4: Palliative Care Edition
February 25th, 2015
In today’s edition of “What does that mean?”, we look at a few terms which are used within the realm of palliative care. Let’s get started! Palliative Care: Refers to care provided to those who are facing a life-threatening illness. The focus of palliative care is on enhancing the quality of one’s life until end of […]… Read more
Alzheimer’s Awareness Month
January 31st, 2015
January was Alzheimer’s awareness month, which aims to draw further attention to an illness that impacts the lives of millions of Canadians. Unfortunately it is predicted that the numbers of those impacted by Alzheimer’s is expected to increase over coming years . By 2031 it is predicted that up to 1.4 million Canadians could be living […]… Read more