June 2015

Great question, here is my reply: The two key words are service and free- I don’t believe that they go together very often. You have heard the expression, ‘ you get what you pay for’ and this is the same in the elder care world. There is an American franchise chain that has come to […]

Originally published @ allaboutestates.ca on June 18, 2015 I attended the Canadian Seniors Housing Symposium last week and while it was targeted to investors, builders, designers and CEO’s of seniors housing communities, there was some very interesting take away for me. The direction of seniors communities is shifting with a greater emphasis on ways to […]

Originally posted at allaboutestates.ca on June 10, 2015 I spent last Saturday which was a beautiful and sunny day, attending a workshop on Advanced Directives. An interesting way to spend a Saturday afternoon, were the comments I received from family and friends. An Advance Care Directive (ACD) ‘is the document in which you make known […]

Originally published at allaboutestates.ca on June 2, 2015: I had the pleasure of presenting as part of a panel discussion at the Toronto STEP conference last week on Elder Care: A Practical Approach. I would like to share some highlights of the session. Most interestingly there was a common theme throughout- that of planning ahead. […]