What every older Canadian should know about: Fraud and scams

Shared from the Government of Canada : What every older Canadian should know about: Fraud and scams Fraud is the number one crime against older Canadians. Though people of all ages can be victims of fraud, older people get targeted more than others. Some of the reasons are that they are often home during the…

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Hourly Care- Home Care Services

Hourly Care Your Most Flexible Option Homecare – Senior Care – Post Surgery Care – Home Care Services Together with your care manager, you determine the time of day, and the frequency and duration of each care visit to maximize the benefit to your loved one. Many clients start out with care a few times per week…

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How To Recognize Dementia

Dementia is a collection of symptoms that can occur due to a variety of possible diseases. Dementia symptoms include impairments in thought, communication, and memory. Currently, there is no cure for the disease. The best way to combat these is to adopt a healthy lifestyle to hopefully prevent it. For care providers and family members…

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Signs a Senior Needs Help at Home

BY MARLO SOLLITTO Admitting the need for help and accepting assistance is not easy for people as they age. The responsibility often falls on family members to recognize the signs that an aging loved one might need support with completing daily living tasks. How do you know if it is time for in-home care? Look for…

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Dorchester Senior Centre

Community Centre – Programs and Activities Lions Senior Centre Karen Gress – For Info: call (519) 268-2025. kgress@thamescentre.on.ca     Community Centre – Programs and Activities Craft Group (Craft and Chat) This class is held when scheduled from 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.  Participants of this class will make decorations or party favours for the…

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