Okanagan Fall Activities for Seniors

Okanagan Fall Activities for Seniors

Autumn is one of the most beautiful times of year in the Okanagan. With autumn, comes a variety of exciting actives that our resident seniors are encouraged to check out. Full of history, nature, and arts, the Okanagan is a community for all ages to enjoy, with plenty...
Thins to Take to a Seniors Residence

Thins to Take to a Seniors Residence

When the time comes to move into a seniors home, it is important to carefully consider what things to bring and what things to leave elsewhere (perhaps in storage). Because there is minimal in-room storage in the nursing home, it’s best to avoid bringing in too many...
Healthy Recreation for Mind & Body

Healthy Recreation for Mind & Body

Leisure and recreational activities are key components of the quality of life of each individual, and as they also optimize their health, these activities may become even more important for the well-being of older adults as they reach their retirement years. In some...
Downsizing Tips for Seniors

Downsizing Tips for Seniors

As we grow older, we eventually make the difficult decision to downsize to a smaller home. This decision is undoubtedly a stressful time in one’s life – between sorting through belongings, packing, scheduling, and setting up in a new, much smaller space. At times it...

What is an individualized care plan for seniors?

An individualized care plan for your senior family member means always putting their safety and best interests first.  To formulate a proper care plan, all members of the team should be involved – that includes the family of the senior, the home health aide, nurses,...

When is it Right to Move to a Senior Home?

Transitioning a loved one or parent to senior care, or assisted living is not an easy decision. You may have heard them voice their wishes earlier, and yet the time may have come where you are faced with making some of the important choices on their behalf. There are...