What Does That Mean? Part 2
November 23rd, 2014
Senior Care Connect is here to help educate you on senior related care issues, which includes understanding some of the confusing health care terminology you may hear being used. We demystified some of these terms in the first part of this series- See Part 1. In today’s article we hope to clarify a few more […]… Read more
Global News: Living With Dementia Series
October 5th, 2014
This past week Global National News brought attention to the very important issue of Canada’s population of individuals living with dementia. The four part series touched on various aspects regarding the topic at hand including care-giving, early onset dementia, working with dementia, and how our communities will need to adapt in the future to cater […]… Read more
Happy National Seniors Day!
October 1st, 2014
Although not a holiday, National Seniors Day is recognized across the country as a day to reflect on the contributions that seniors have made throughout their lives, to loved ones and to our country. We should spend each and every day celebrating the great impact and influence of our elders, but on this day […]… Read more
Senior Care Connect at the 2014 Markham Health and Wellness Expo
October 1st, 2014
This past Sunday (September 28), Senior Care Connect (SCC) participated in the 2014 City of Markham: Health and Wellness Expo, which was held at the Markham Civic Centre. This year’s theme was “My New Start”. The health and wellness expo was hosted by local community churches and brought together various health care providers/professionals, in order […]… Read more
Happy “Respect-For-The-Aged” Day!
September 15th, 2014
Although not recognized on this side of the world, today in Japan is “Respect-For-The-Aged Day”, a national holiday dedicated to honouring the elderly population. It seems fitting to have such a holiday, particularly in Japan, whose population of citizens aged 100 + is close to 60,000. Japan seems to have the right idea. With an […]… Read more