Advice Centre

Audrey Miller has been working with the Royal Bank of Canada as their subject matter expert and have produced a series of educational videos on Seniors Finance and Caregiving for their advice centre.

Have a look at our videos below. Please share and enjoy!

Planning Ahead

Are you new to caregiving? We can help get you started. When is the time to start the conversation? Talk to your parents and siblings before there is a crisis.

There Is No Place Like Home

Tips on making your home safer and the importance of reducing falls risks.

Emotional Cost of Caring

What is caregiver burnout? Learn about the importance of respite care and how to find it.

Staying Close At A Distance

Importance of having the conversation, powers of attorney and knowing your loved one’s wishes, when you live afar.

Balancing Work and Caring

Absenteeism, presenteeism, juggling too many roles? Tips for finding the balance.

Making the Right Move

Retirement, long term care, assisted living, what the difference? Learn about the 3 C’s™ of choosing a new residence.

The Carer’s Planning Guide

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  • A new place to call home…… August 15, 2022
    One of the hardest things that an adult child caregiver has to deal with, is placement of a parent; specifically, a parent with advancing dementia.  There is no roadmap and every situation is unique however there are common threads that we see on a daily basis.  We know that if... The post A new place […]
    Audrey Miller
  • YES YOU REALLY DO NEED A POWER OF ATTORNEY…… August 8, 2022
    My colleague’s blog on August 5 was titled: “Do I Really Need A Power of Attorney?” Let me add my loud response of  ‘YES YOU DO’ because if you don’t, your wishes of how you want to live your life, will likely not be heard.  This is the reality for... The post YES YOU REALLY […]
    Audrey Miller
  • Nova Scotia, Home to Many Older Canadians….. July 25, 2022
    My batteries are recharged!!! I enjoyed a wonderful week in Nova Scotia, appreciating the beautiful views from Cabot Cape Breton. Walking the Links with a local caddy I asked how older Nova Scotians typically fare and asked about residences and home care.  He shared that many locals have large families... The post Nova Scotia, Home […]
    Audrey Miller
  • Recharging my batteries July 18, 2022
    I am away recharging, relaxing and golfing.  I will resume blogging in a few weeks. The post Recharging my batteries appeared first on All About Estates.
    Audrey Miller
  • Higher Costs for Aging Well= Nothing New July 11, 2022
    On March 25 2021, the Canadian Medical Association published their final report ‘Canada’s elder care crisis’.  In this report they quantify the demand for care, on our healthy system, from a home care and long- term care perspective.  This refers to the demands on the public sector and those on... The post Higher Costs for […]
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