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Helping Your Senior Parent: Understanding Dementia

Helping Your Senior Parent: Understanding Dementia 0

“I feel like my Dad isn’t my Dad anymore and I’m struggling to understand.” Change is inevitable, and this is especially true when it comes to agin...
Helping Your Senior Parent: Managing Incontinence

Helping Your Senior Parent: Managing Incontinence 0

Incontinence is a common issue among seniors, as many as 50% of people over the age of 65 deal with it daily. Health Canada estimates that nearly 1...
COVID-19 & Visiting Long-Term Care Homes in Ontario

COVID-19 & Visiting Long-Term Care Homes in Ontario 0

Ontario long-term care and retirement homes have been particularly hard hit since the novel coronavirus emerged in Ontario. Long-term care professi...
What Type of Adaptive Clothing Do I Need?

What Type of Adaptive Clothing Do I Need? 0

Choosing the right adaptive clothing for yourself or a loved one can be challenging. There are many different types and styles of adaptive apparel...
How to Choose Adaptive Slippers

How to Choose Adaptive Slippers 0

Adaptive slippers, also known as indoor shoes and non-slip shoes, are a great option for those who struggle with traditional footwear. Snaps, zippe...
How to Safely Wear a Non-Medical Fabric Face Mask

How to Safely Wear a Non-Medical Fabric Face Mask 0

If you’d asked us a year ago what the biggest accessory of 2020 would be… well, we wouldn’t have guessed face masks! Yet here we are and we couldn’...
Why Should We Wear Face Masks When Visiting a Long-Term Care Facility?

Why Should We Wear Face Masks When Visiting a Long-Term Care Facility? 0

(Reprinted with permission from www.healthwick.ca) We’re all in this together. That’s the spirit that Canadians world-wide have taken to heart sinc...
What is Adaptive Clothing?

What is Adaptive Clothing? 0

For those who are facing mobility issues (either themselves or in a loved one), the phrase "adaptive clothing" can be confusing at first. Adaptive ...