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
POA, or no POA? : What Are The Options?
September 14th, 2014
In the last article we gave a general overview on the topic of: Power Of Attorneys(POAs). Understandably, it can be a confusing topic to wrap one’s head around. Some may question why the need for POAs, or what may happen in the case if they, or their loved one, did not make POAs. Great questions; […]… Read more
Power of Attorneys: What Is It All About?
September 9th, 2014
So we here at Senior Care Connect are not lawyers, however, we do know from first-hand experience the importance of completing power of attorney documents(POAs), as well as the crisis and stress that can arise for families that have not put POAs into place. What is a Power of Attorney? POAs are legal documents which […]… Read more