self-care

Agnes Trylinski Wins the BCCPA Home Care Provider of the Year

2019-01-10T11:34:34-08:00

Agnes Trylinski Wins the BCCPA Home Care Provider of the Year Our very own Agnes Trylinski has won Care Provider of the Year in the Home Health category! To learn more about this accomplishment and what it means, below is an excerpt from the BC Care Providers Association detailing the awards. After receiving a [...]

Agnes Trylinski Wins the BCCPA Home Care Provider of the Year2019-01-10T11:34:34-08:00

How Seniors Can Get More Exercise

2018-12-31T16:21:19-08:00

How Seniors Can Get More Exercise No matter what age you are, incorporating exercise and a well-balanced diet will ensure your health and longevity. For seniors, exercise and physical activity increases mobility and actually prevents certain signs of aging. It’s important to remember that if you have been inactive for some time, start slowly towards [...]

How Seniors Can Get More Exercise2018-12-31T16:21:19-08:00

Beth C. – Client Daughter

2018-12-24T12:33:31-08:00

Beth C. – Client Daughter Care at Home has provided caregiving services for my Mom since Jan 2016. We have been very happy with their services. Jenny is a very caring, conscientious and trustworthy caregiver. She has helped my mother immensely. She takes her out in the community for lunches out, shopping, walks and drives [...]

Beth C. – Client Daughter2018-12-24T12:33:31-08:00

Sheli R. – Our Client

2018-12-24T12:26:13-08:00

Sheli R. – Our Client Early 2017, I fell and had a terrible ankle fracture shortly after the passing of my mom. Being a busy mom of a young child, career woman, and still grieving, it was really hard to process the thought of becoming dependant for a few months post surgery with a [...]

Sheli R. – Our Client2018-12-24T12:26:13-08:00

Kristina – Our Client

2018-12-24T12:19:49-08:00

Kristina – Our Client Just wanted to let you know that I am impressed by the way in which your firm handled my request for 7×24 LPN and RN care on Bowen Island during the last week of my mother’s life. On the afternoon of Friday December 4th I called a number of firms and [...]

Kristina – Our Client2018-12-24T12:19:49-08:00

Walking in the Winter: A Guide to Staying Safe

2018-12-24T12:13:38-08:00

Walking in the Winter: A Guide to Staying Safe Winter can make it tough, if not dangerous, for seniors to get around. This is especially true when there is snow, ice, or frost on the sidewalk (common during Winter months in BC). However, it’s important to stay active, especially during the winter months. [...]

Walking in the Winter: A Guide to Staying Safe2018-12-24T12:13:38-08:00

How to Deal with Debt as a Senior

2018-12-24T12:13:13-08:00

How to Deal with Debt as a Senior When most of us think about getting older, we think about retiring from our jobs, tv dinners, and maybe if we’re lucky, a winter home in Phoenix. Unfortunately, more and more seniors are facing a much more daunting hill to climb when they retire: crippling debt. [...]

How to Deal with Debt as a Senior2018-12-24T12:13:13-08:00

Winter Activities to Enjoy with your Parents

2018-12-24T12:14:22-08:00

The Best Activities to Enjoy with your Aged Parents This Winter The winter can be a tough time for older people because of the limits that the weather can have on their mobility. Luckily, there are many groups and organizations that are aware of this issue, and put on great events, as well as [...]

Winter Activities to Enjoy with your Parents2018-12-24T12:14:22-08:00

Dementia: What to do when a loved one has dementia

2018-12-17T14:36:58-08:00

Dementia: What to do when a loved one has dementia Living or being a caregiver for someone with dementia is fulfilling. You’re helping them live a much more full and active life. However, it can also be both mentally and physically exhausting work. Many people go through this dilemma and these feelings. You [...]

Dementia: What to do when a loved one has dementia2018-12-17T14:36:58-08:00