Toronto In-Home Care Blog

Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer’s Disease

Casino Night - Brain Injury Association Belleville & Quinte District

Get medical advice: Telehealth Ontario

Events for Seniors and Caregivers - November 2015

Feeling overwhelmed? 5 Tips to Combat Caregiver Stress

Power of Attorney, Do You Have Your Bases Covered?

Election Time! Does Someone You Know Need Help Voting?

7 Tips for a Perfect Thanksgiving with Elderly Relatives

No Fires in the Kitchen - Senior Safety

It’s National Seniors Day! - Events for Seniors and Caregivers - October 2015

Helpful Services for Seniors in Toronto

Selecting a Walker For an Older Friend or Relative - Assistive Devices

In the News - Bedsores and Nursing Home Negligence

What's a raised toilet seat and how does it help? - Assistive devices

In the news - women and Alzheimer's, new study

Shower Safety and Support Seating - Assistive Devices

How seniors' diets change with age

Which wheelchair should you buy? - Assistive Devices

Five things you should consider before hiring a live-in caregiver

When a parent moves back home

Events and Activities for Seniors - August 2015

Who will pay for your in-home care?

Top 5 health concerns for seniors

Family Doctors Want to See a National Home Care Strategy

Senior Hoarding - What to Do About It

Over-Medicated and Under-Cared-For in the Nursing Home

Senior Hoarding - How Did it Get to be Such a Mess?

Beat the Blues with Mid-Winter Activities for Seniors

Spinal Cord Injury - the Basics

An Invention to Help Alzheimer's Patients Who Wander at Night

How Do I Take Care of My Loved One with Traumatic Brain Injury?

Is Healthcare in Ontario Really "Universal?"

Traumatic Brain Injury - the Basics

Friends and Family Race Day - Ski for Kids

Make Heart Healthy Choices This February

Navigating the Auto Injury Claims Process

2015 Brampton Events for Charity

Stanford Scientists Have Found a Possible Cure for Alzheimer's Disease

What You Need to Know about Auto Accident Injury Coverage in Ontario

3 Ways to Finance Long-Term Health Care

Ontario Needs a Coordinated End-of-Life Care Policy

Alzheimer Society of Toronto Sponsors "Walk for Memories"

5 Ways to Keep Dementia at Bay

Intergenerational Relationships Improve Quality of Life for All Ages

A Proposal to Improve Canada's Healthcare System

How to Tell if an Elder is Being Abused

Report Shows Understaffing in Long Term Care and How to Fix It

Old Dogs & New Tricks: Students Teach Seniors How to Be Tech Savvy

4 Ways to Help Caregivers

Ontario Home Care Facts

How to Become a Happier, Healthier Family Caregiver

Advancing Home and Community Care in Ontario

Be Social! Ward off Loneliness and Stay Healthy

5 Considerations When Becoming a Family Caregiver

How to Maximize Your CCAC Services

5 Essential Financial Considerations When Becoming a Senior Caregiver

The Benefits of Caregiving

Safe Driving Tips for Senior Drivers

Give the Gift of Music to Your Alzheimer's or Dementia Patient

A Week of Ontario Healthcare News

9 Tips for an Easier Hospital Discharge

Voting Information for Toronto City Election October 27

Delegation of Controlled Acts - What You Need to Know

The Decline of Community-Based Healthcare in Ontario

Why You Should Have a Power of Attorney for Personal Care

Pharmacare - A National Prescription Drugs Strategy

The Weekend Effect: Getting Better Care in the Hospital

16 Tips for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia Caregivers

Etobicoke General Employee Giving Campaign Takes Off

CCAC - Community Healthcare in Ontario

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Alzheimers Planning for the Future

Ontario Pushing Patients Out of Hospitals

Ontario Health Links - Full Treatment Plans

A National Dialogue on Care at End of Life

Community Care Access Centres - Everybody is Talking

High Blood Pressure - Hypertension

Your Guide to Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Toronto Home Care Digest for Feb 2, 2014

Guide to Mount Sinai Hospital

Guide to North York General Hospital

Your Guide to Humber River Regional Hospital

Your Guide to St. Joseph's Health Centre

Your Guide to St. Michael's Hospital

The Toronto Home Care Digest for January 19, 2014

Your Guide to Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care

6 Non-Drug Therapies for Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

2014 Brampton Events for Charity

Mississauga Hospital and Trillium Health Partners Review CT Scans

21 Ways to Get Active and Happy in Etobicoke

The Toronto Home Care Digest for January 3, 2014

The Toronto Home Care Digest for December 27, 2013

How to Develop a Relationship with Your Personal Support Worker

Happy Holidays from the Qualicare Toronto Family!

The Toronto Home Care Digest for December 20, 2013

6 Benefits of Hospital Support

How a Personal Support Worker Can Enhance Your Life

The Toronto Home Care Digest for December 13, 2013

6 Signs it's Time to Find a Personal Support Worker

Communication with Senior Parents: Having "the Conversation" - Part 1

The Toronto Home Care Digest for December 6, 2013

10 Ways to Lower Blood Pressure and Have Happier Holidays

Alzheimer's Disease and Down Syndrome: What's the Connection?

Personal Support Workers Live and Work With Passion

The Toronto Home Care Digest for November 29, 2013

Benefits of Live-In Caregivers

The Toronto Home Care Digest for November 22, 2013

Qualicare Toronto Offers eBook “Living Well with Alzheimer’s Disease.”

Seniors and Exercise - a Vital Combination

5 Myths About Diabetes

The Toronto Home Care Digest for November 15, 2013

Living Well with Alzheimer's Disease in Toronto

Bilingualism Delays Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Untangling Alzheimer's: The Newest "The Nature of Things" Documentary

The Toronto Home Care Digest for November 8, 2013

Safe Snow Shoveling Tips for Seniors

The Power of Music

The Toronto Home Care Digest for November 1, 2013

Palliative Care Benefits the Entire Family

Ways to Help Your Senior Live Safely at Home

8 Ways Seniors Can Avoid the Flu

The Toronto Home Care Digest for October 25, 2013

4 Stages of Alzheimer's Disease

Proper Sleep Could Slow Progress of Alzheimer's Disease

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Early-Onset Alzheimer's Disease

The Toronto Home Care Digest for October 18, 2013

Palliative Care is Compassionate Care

How to Have a Safe Discharge from the Hospital

Thanksgiving Family Traditions

The Toronto Home Care Digest for October 11, 2013

Senior and Long Term Care is Becoming a Bigger Priority for Provinces

10 Tips to Have a Happy Thanksgiving with Alzheimer's Disease

Make a Difference for People with Alzheimer's

The Toronto Home Care Digest for October 4, 2013

10 Statistics and Tips to Lower Risk of Diabetes in Canada

How to Have "The Talk" With Your Senior Loved One

Is it Time for Your Senior to Get Home Care Help?

The Toronto Home Care Digest for September 27, 2013

6 Steps to Develop a Nursing Care Plan for Dementia

6 Tips to Improve Your Health and Life After a Heart Attack

Making Healthy Long-Term Care and Lifestyle Changes After a Health Crisis

The Toronto Home Care Digest for September 20, 2013

7 Tips to Finding Local Family Caregiver Support

Starting the Conversation: End-of-Life Planning, Part II

Starting the Conversation: End-of-Life Planning, Part I

10 Ways to Reduce Night Fright in Seniors with Dementia

The Toronto Home Care Digest for September 13, 2013

Get the Right Care: Home Health Care vs. Non-Medical Home Care

20 Home Care Tips to Combat Senior Depression

The Toronto Home Care Digest for September 6, 2013

15 Signs Their Memory Loss Could Be Alzheimer's Disease

Your Actions are Crucial in Providing Great Dementia Care

Ontario Health Care Boasts the Lowest Wait Times in the Country

The Toronto Home Care Digest for August 29, 2013

The Power of Music in Dementia Care [Video]

Are You Considering Taking Away a Senior's Driver's Licence?

7 Ontario Health Care Services for Every Need [Video]

The Toronto Home Care Digest for August 23, 2013

Personal Support Workers Also Provide Hospital Support

Sleep Routines Can Ease the Burden of Dementia Care

8 Myths of the Ontario Health Care System

The Toronto Home Care Digest for August 16, 2013

Long Term Care: A Caregiver's Survival Guide

10 Reasons You Should Consider Home Health Care

Evaluate Your Options Using the Ontario Health Care Website

The Toronto Home Care Digest for August 9, 2013

Court Ruling Could Change How (and If) You Receive Physio Treatment

New Research Discovers Effects of Alzheimer's Disease Could Be Reversed

The Toronto Home Care Digest for August 2, 2013

4 Ways for Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis to Avoid Infection

Home Care Services to Help You Live Longer, Happier, More Fulfilled Lives

5 Dietary Tips to Help Manage COPD Symptoms

6 Facts About Family Caregivers [Stats]

Living with Alzheimer's Disease in Toronto

Top 10 Guidelines for Caring for Teenagers and Elderly Parents

Fighting Boredom in our Aging Parents

Be a Superhero for Your Family

How One Person Took National Health Care into Her Own Hands

Elderhood Rising: The Dawn of a New World Age

Combating Loneliness for Seniors

TED Talks: What if our healthcare system kept us healthy?

If Your Aging Loved One Falls, Will Somebody Be There to Pick Them Up?