senior stroke

Caregiver Journey – What?? Dad’s Had a Stroke – Article 1

Dad’s Had a Stroke Series - A Caregiver Journey - The Beginning It was a typical Saturday morning, out grabbing groceries and running some errands when my sister called my cell...
senior substance abuse

Senior Substance Abuse: Know the Signs

Seniors don't fit the image of what society has portrayed as the stereotypical substance abuser. Rather, the sketchy, unkempt person in a back alley would better reflect what some...
caregiver substance abuse

How Does Caregiver Substance Abuse Happen?

The role of the caregiver is a stressful one indeed. Whether it’s an ill parent, sibling, or grandparent, you have committed to the huge responsibility of caring for the...
Senior travel

10 Senior Travel Tips You Must Know

Senior Travel Considerations Just like anyone else seniors need to take special care when travelling. Senior travel is truly important whether a day trip or a long haul here are...
Senior Travel

Senior Travel is Very important!

We all need a break from our regular routine from time to time. That includes seniors and caregivers! With summer here many of us are talking about vacation plans....
Senior quality of life

How To Enhance Senior Life Quality – Get Busy!

Many seniors are living farther apart from their relatives than ever before. Seniors may not have any family nearby and often their children are taking jobs in centres that may not be close...
caregiving

Signs of Senior Psychological Abuse

Senior psychological abuse is one of the most degrading forms of torture. Imagine yourself slowly peeling back the many thin layers of an onion. Each layer represents a person’s...