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Managing and Minimizing Caregiver Stress During the Holiday Season

2017-04-06T09:47:05+00:00

For most people the holiday season is a wonderful time to celebrate with family and friends. Yet too often, it is also the season of stress and hardship for senior caregivers. If you are caring for an aging parent or relative, the emotional toll of caregiving is year-round – but stress levels tend to [...]

Managing and Minimizing Caregiver Stress During the Holiday Season 2017-04-06T09:47:05+00:00

Balancing Your Career and Financial Goals with Caregiving Responsibilities

2017-04-06T09:45:20+00:00

When you devote time and energy to caring for an aging parent, you may find it difficult to balance the rest of your responsibilities. While you put your parents as a high priority in your life, the reality is that you still need to be able to pay your bills. The Canadian Institute of [...]

Balancing Your Career and Financial Goals with Caregiving Responsibilities 2017-04-06T09:45:20+00:00

Dealing with Elder Abuse – How to Prevent, Detect and Report Abuse

2017-04-06T09:57:45+00:00

June 15th is Elder Abuse Day, and this is an excellent time to bring attention to this important issue that affects our families, neighbours and communities. In general, elder abuse is an action or behavior that causes distress against an older person. The action is typically caused by someone who is in a position [...]

Dealing with Elder Abuse – How to Prevent, Detect and Report Abuse 2017-04-06T09:57:45+00:00