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What's the Difference? Long-Term Care vs. Retirement Homes

What's the Difference? Long-Term Care vs. Retirement Homes 0

Deciding whether to move your elderly parent into long-term care, assisted living or a retirement home is not an easy decision. You want what’s bes...
Free Issue of Dementia Connections Magazine

Free Issue of Dementia Connections Magazine 0

We want to simply say thank you for being a Geri Fashions customer. We appreciate your support through these challenging times, and we are gratefu...
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...
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...
Choosing Adaptive Clothing For Your Loved One

Choosing Adaptive Clothing For Your Loved One 0

Clothes shopping for someone else is always difficult, and it can be even more challenging if you’re shopping for adaptive clothing. If you’re new ...
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...
Dressing Tips for Parents With Dementia

Dressing Tips for Parents With Dementia 0

Caring for a parent with dementia is a challenge in many aspects. Proper dressing and grooming is often the first challenge in the morning, and so ...
3 Signs Your Elderly Parent Needs Adaptive Clothing

3 Signs Your Elderly Parent Needs Adaptive Clothing 0

How do you know your senior parent could benefit from switching to adaptive clothing?  For many adult children, the signs aren’t always clear. And,...