November 2009

By: Audrey Miller MSW, RSW, CCRC, CCLCP CARP November 17, 2009 The LIVING WILL AND POWER OF ATTORNEY: SECURITY FOR THE FUTURE “The only normal ones are the ones you don’t know”. Perhaps a harsh statement but I would suggest that all of us have had some issues within our own families- whether it be […]

Word from the Managing Director November is National Family Caregiver Month. Caregivers come in all shapes and sizes and include spouses, children, parents, friends, paid companions and volunteers. We are about to meet the non human caregiver as well. This November edition focuses on virtual and electronic caregiver supports and how different technological advances are […]

A Word from the Managing Director   Fall 2009, I am glad to be back writing to you and I hope that you enjoyed a wonderful summer. For this October newsletter I thought I would focus on caregiving issues.  Caregiving is a partnership; there is the care recipient and the care giver and both have their own separate […]

The Investors Group, October 19, 2009 A recent survey shows that Canada’s baby boomers are devoting their time, their money and racking up their mileage to help their aging parents. Call it being a caregiver, parenting your parents, or just being ‘on call’. A new Investors Group poll reveals that Canada’s baby boomers are devoting […]