What is Dying Well?

In most families, it’s difficult to talk about death. The phrase “dying well” means different things to everyone, but there is a common thread of being pain free and having the love and support of family members. For loved ones in palliative care and hospice this notion is even more important. You may not want…

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How Seniors Can Makes Friends as They Age

Moving into a senior living community can be an exciting transition. However, a common fear that some seniors have with this change is becoming socially isolated. While you probably already know the importance of friendship, actually making new friends in your community can sometimes be intimidating. Senior living communities offer plenty of opportunities to get…

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Benefits of Community Living in Winter

Benefits of Community Living in the Winter Canadians especially are no strangers to winter weather. However, for seniors, the harsh conditions of winter can make it difficult to stay active and go about their normal routines. High snow accumulations, icy conditions and frigid temperatures can put seniors at a higher risk for potentially debilitating falls,…

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