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  1. Dec
    December 07, 2018

    Today it is hard to avoid the Internet. Unfortunately, for all the good the Internet can bring, there are still those who would bring harm to the unsuspecting, including senior citizens. Keeping safe online is possible when you know how to be cautious.   Read the full article.

  2. CAREGivers Bring Light to Seniors During the Holidays
    December 06, 2018

    Professional CAREGivers shine light on seniors during the holidays. These caregiving tips can help family caregivers keep the holiday spirit alive for senior loved ones.   Read the full article.

  3. Nov
    November 30, 2018

    Avoid burnout and guilt by taking time to care for your health and well-being, too. If it all seems too overwhelming, the home care professional at Home Instead Senior Care Etobicoke can bring relief to you and your family.   Read the full article.

  4. Nov
    November 23, 2018

    You may have noticed that Mom does not enjoy her favourite meal like she used to. As the taste buds deteriorate, your loved one may lose interest in eating, which may lead to malnutrition, a weak immune system, and disease.   Read the full article.

  5. Nov
    November 15, 2018

    Nothing beats retirement. You have more time to devote to hobbies, family, or other pursuits. The trade-off for all the extra time on your hands is the reduced funds coming into your account each month.   Read the full article.

  6. Thank You, Family Caregivers
    November 09, 2018

    It’s November – a time for reflection and gratitude. We want to thank family caregivers for their selfless dedication to caring for aging loved ones.   Read the full article.

  7. Nov
    November 07, 2018

    Now is a great time to help your aging parent make new friends and avoid the loneliness that can threaten a senior’s mental health. According to the Canadian Coalition for Seniors’ Mental Health, depression is the most common issue for the elderly.   Read the full article.

  8. Oct
    October 30, 2018

    Today, more and more people find themselves stuck between two worlds. They are raising their children, and they care for their parents. This situation comprises of struggles and triumphs, including a tight-knit family.   Read the full article.

  9. Oct
    October 23, 2018

    Keep healthy eating for your senior and incorporate variety into their menus. All it takes is some planning and a properly stocked pantry. When you cannot do the cooking a caregiver from Home Instead Senior Care can help fix nutritious meals.   Read the full article.

  10. Oct
    October 15, 2018

    There are a plethora of gadgets that help keep your elderly parent on time with medications, and safe. With all the different choices in phones, tablets, and apps, the problem comes down to choosing the best ones for your aged loved one.   Read the full article.

  11. Oct
    October 07, 2018

    The last time you visited your mother, did she appear well? Did you notice anything out of place? For example, did she look a little disheveled or was her usually tidy home in disarray?   Read the full article.

  12. Sep
    September 30, 2018

    As a caregiver, it is vital that you effectively handle the stress that comes with caring for your senior parent. Before you find yourself frustrated, angry, or even ill, reach out for assistance.   Read the full article.

  13. Youth, Women and Dementia
    September 28, 2018

    One in 10 people, 65+ have dementia and it affects women more than men. Because of dementia’s long-reaching impact, research and youth education around the globe is changing.   Read the full article.

  14. Sep
    September 23, 2018

    Cooking does not have to be a chore if you keep a few staple recipes handy and a pantry full of easy to use ingredients. Canada’s Food Guide is a helpful resource to aid in planning meals. If you need help, one of CAREGiver can help fix nutritious meals.   Read the full article.

  15. 10 Tips for Healthy Aging
    September 17, 2018

    A fear of aging is common, but older adults can age successfully with these 10 tips centered around a holistic approach that can be implemented at any age.   Read the full article.

  16. Sep
    September 15, 2018

    How often have you thought it would be fun to Skype call your mother? When your children chat about texting their friends or posting on Instagram, do your dad’s eyes glaze over as he feigns listening?   Read the full article.

  17. Sep
    September 08, 2018

    Our brains need stimulation, no matter how old we are. Once the kids move out and we retire, having reasons to keep the little grey cells firing is crucial to maintaining our mental health and well-being.   Read the full article.

  18. Aug
    August 30, 2018

    As Baby Boomers hit retirement, remaining independent and embracing new found freedom from the daily humdrum of a career is an exciting goal. Yet, as the years pass by, an aging parent like you Mom will possibly become frail.   Read the full article.

  19. Aug
    August 23, 2018

    You may not be able to move as quickly as you used to, but you can still manage your weight and increase your energy levels. Regular exercise and a healthy diet also help maintain or reduce illness, ease stress and keep you out of the hospital.   Read the full article.

  20. Aug
    August 15, 2018

    Struggling with weight gain is common. In your 20s, you thought you could eat just about anything you wanted, but those unhealthy fats, sugars, cholesterol and carbohydrates take up long term residence in your body.   Read the full article.

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