Is it Time to Talk to Your Parents About Care Options? - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
Talking about care options with your aging parents can be a difficult subject to bring up. Do you know the signs to determine if they need care?
Caring For Loved Ones At Home: Taking Care Of Someone's Back - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
If the person agrees, you can give them a back rub while they lie on their stomach or on their side
Moving A Loved One To A Nursing Home - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
It’s never an easy decision to move a parent, a grandparent or any other close relative out of the house and into a nursing home.
Caring For Loved Ones At Home: Helping With Bath Or Shower - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
Help the person into the bath or shower making sure you bend your knees slightly and keep your back as straight as you can.
How To Detect Caregiver Burnout - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
Stress and burnout can create obstacles for family caregivers, overwhelming them with a sense of physical and mental exhaustion.
Tammy Rankin Legacy Award - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
Tammy Rankin Legacy Award Tammy Rankin was the Senior Safety Advisor for the Municipality of Durham, a founding member of the Durham Elder Abuse Network (D.E.A.N.) and developed a partnership with the Durham Regional Police Senior Support Coordinator position. Tammy worked tirelessly to advocate for and support the senior population in our community. She was […]
Caring For Loved Ones At Home: How To Understand Illness - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
Frustration comes from trying to understand & benefit from the complex health care system where we live. There are things to do to make home care successful
From Caregiver To Patient: Jennifer Murray's One-Of-A-Kind Journey - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
Everyone that comes through Runnymede’s doors is unique, but the experience of community member Jennifer Murray distinctly stands out.
People Quitting Their Jobs To Care For Loved Ones - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
People giving up their jobs to care for a loved one is costing the taxpayer nearly £23 billion a year in lost taxes.
Is It The Right Time To Hire A Professional Caregiver? - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, around three in 10 seniors who need daily assistance pay a professional caregiver for this service.
Do's And Don'ts Of Being A Caregiver - Seniors Lifestyle Magazine
Being a caregiver for an aging relative can be a daunting task, it is sometimes a thankless job, met with resistance, complaints and resentment.