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  1. 6 Reasons Why Older Adults May Not Eat Enough (Part 1)
    July 07, 2020

    Many family caregivers express anxiety about the amount of food an older loved one eats. How can you tell if a senior needs to eat more, or if they are eating the right food? How can you make sure a senior has enough nutrition despite how little they eat?   Read the full article.

  2. Making Father’s Day One to Remember: Tips for Celebrating from a Distance
    June 18, 2020

    As Father’s Day nears, Home Instead Senior Care shares simple ways to show appreciation for the father figures in your life even while practicing social distancing.   Read the full article.

  3. 5 Must Dos When Aging Alone
    April 30, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers advice and resources to help older adults plan for aging alone and navigating the later years of life independently.   Read the full article.

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    April 27, 2020

    Apart from keeping abreast of health guidelines from the local government / PHAC, Home Instead's partner, the Alzheimer’s Association offers the following tips for dementia caregivers   Read the full article.

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    April 20, 2020

    Apart from keeping abreast of health guidelines from the local government / PHAC, consider the 5 ways family caregivers can help their senior loved ones prepare and reduce the risk of illness in the wake of COVID-19:   Read the full article.

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    March 19, 2020

    As we are starting to experience, the spread of COVID-19 poses many unique challenges for many families within our Burnaby or Vancouver communities, caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or a related dementia. Staying at home with the senior loved one to avoid the risk of infection, can become a double-edged sword. Being indoors protects the senior but at the same time claustrophobia and boredom can become extremely overwhelming for the senior and family members involved in their care.   Read the full article.

  7. The Importance of Building Meaningful Relationships as We Age
    March 09, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers advice and resources to build strong connections and relationships later in life.   Read the full article.

  8. Who Needs Senior Care and Why?
    March 03, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care® Burnaby, BC offers in-home care for your senior by providing you with professional CAREGivers for your loved one.   Read the full article.

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    February 26, 2020

    Games can help your senior loved ones mental capacities stay active.   Read the full article.

  10. How to Start Long-term Care Planning for Seniors
    February 06, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers advice and resources to help families and seniors confidently plan for the future.   Read the full article.

  11. Indoor Activities for Alzheimers
    January 30, 2020

    10 Indoor Activities for Your Loved One Living with Alzheimer’s or a Related Dementia.   Read the full article.

  12. New Year, New You: Practicing Active Aging in 2020
    January 10, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers ideas to help older adults stay active throughout the year.   Read the full article.

  13. Spotting the Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease
    December 19, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care shares tips for spotting the signs of Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia when visiting family this holiday season.   Read the full article.

  14. Be a Santa to a Senior 2019
    December 03, 2019

    The Home Instead Senior Care (Burnaby and South Vancouver) team is thrilled to have launched it’s 2019 “BE A SANTA TO A SENIOR” campaign!   Read the full article.

  15. How to Introduce Home Care
    October 31, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care Network had the pleasure of chatting with Linda Lundeen, a professional CAREGiver at Home Instead Senior Care and one of eight North American CAREGivers of the Year in 2019.   Read the full article.

  16. Navagating the Dementia Journey
    October 11, 2019

    Knowing useful tips to help manage these dementia related behaviors to keep your loved one happy & safe will help you remain calm & less stressed. Home Instead Senior Care in Burnaby, BC has developed a series of resources that you may find helpful.   Read the full article.

  17. Home Instead Senior Care is Celebrating 25 Years
    September 18, 2019

    For 25 years, Home Instead Senior Care’s mission has been to enhance the lives of aging adults. The mission, guided by a commitment to core values, has resulted in growth and success.   Read the full article.

  18. 10 Ways To Love Your Brain
    July 11, 2019

    As per recent statistics, currently about 747,000 Canadians are currently living with Alzheimer’s or other dementias. And this number is expected to double in the next two decades.   Read the full article.

  19. Let’s Mark 25 Years with $2.5 Million
    July 02, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Paul and Lori Hogan are giving back $2.5 million to Home Instead Senior Care Foundation through the Give 65 program.   Read the full article.

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