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Is It Safe to Have a PSW Visit During COVID-19

Is It Safe to Have a PSW Visit During COVID-19

Posted Feb 24th, 2021 in Caregiver Support, Homecare

We understand the concerns of family members and individuals at this time, and we can assure you that our team is committed to offering quality, personalized homecare despite the challenges we are all facing. We closely follow all the recommendations from the public health officials and our PSWs are trained in the best practices around infection control and hand hygiene. We also provide regular updates and education to our PSWs to ensure they stay safe in the community.

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How to Keep Yourself Engaged While Self Isolating During COVID-19

How to Keep Yourself Engaged While Self Isolating During COVID-19

Posted Jan 12th, 2021 in Health & Wellbeing, Homecare

The new norms of self isolating and social distancing have impacted the lives of many, particularly the older adults residing in retirement homes, long term care or living by themselves. It’s important that we think about how we can support the welfare of those who are most vulnerable. Here are a few tips that can keep you engaged while self isolating during COVID 19.

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How to Help Your Parents Learn to Video Chat

How to Help Your Parents Learn to Video Chat

Posted Dec 23rd, 2020 in Health & Wellbeing, Homecare

Since we all are moving into another lockdown this holiday season during all the festivities, it is essential to find a way to bridge that gap to stay in touch with aging family members while keeping everyone safe. Here are some tips to consider when teaching your parents how to use video chat.

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How to Help Loved Ones With Dementia Manage the Holiday Season

How to Help Loved Ones With Dementia Manage the Holiday Season

Posted Dec 9th, 2020 in Caregiver Support, Alzheimer's & Other Dementias

While making holiday plans, it’s essential to consider the comfort of your loved ones. This is especially important for individuals living with dementia, as they may feel a sense of loss during the holidays because of the changes they are experiencing around them. Try to maintain their routine so that the holiday preparation doesn't get disruptive or confusing for them.

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Gift Ideas for Loved Ones Living in Long-Term Care

Gift Ideas for Loved Ones Living in Long-Term Care

Posted Nov 23rd, 2020 in Health & Wellbeing, Homecare

When a loved one is living away from you, a thoughtful gift is a great way to show that you are thinking of them. By giving personalized gifts to your loved ones who are away can make them feel elated. Here is a list that can help you plan a gift for your loved ones.

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