Resources for Seniors & Families

Identity Brochure:

Eden Mentors have created a resource that provides information on the importance of creating a homelike environment for residents……

 

 

HEALTHCARE WAIT TIMES IN NOVA SCOTIA !  TO LEARN WHAT WAIT TIMES ARE FOR LONG TERM CARE SELECT:  LONG TERM CARE AND NURSING HOME PLACEMENT !  LOTS OF OTHER GREAT INFORMATION TOO !!!

Doll Therapy – Positive Effect for People With Alzheimers !

DEMENTIA:  Understanding the Journey Sept 27 to Oct 25, 2016 – Click here to register for education sessions by Health Association of NS

Pain Matters – A Family Guide to Pain Management in Dementia

Making Visits Valuable & Positive – Part 1-6 with Teepa Snow

Teepa Snow Website ! Teepa is one of America’s leading educators on dementia.  Everyone will find a helpful resource on this site !  

PREPARING FOR END OF LIFE BOOKLET – Palliative Care Information

Caregivers NS – Are you caring for  friend or family member? Are you feeling overwhelmed ? Click on Caregivers link to find many resources to help. We are here for you.

ALL ABOUT ME:  PERSON-CENTRED CARE (Webinar Provided by CDRAKE & ALZHEIMERS SOCIETY)

Seniors Community Wheelchair Loan Program

Continuing Care Services by Department of Health & Wellness – to learn more about long term care services and who to contact at Dept of Health & Wellness click on this link

Ombudsman brochure

Let’s Talk Dementia – provided by Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia (Test Your Attitude; Hear What Others are Saying; Tell Us Your Story) 

Home Instead Senior Care resources help families better understand Alzheimer’s and cope with the reality of their loved one’s disease.

Live Chat Transcripts (provided by Home Instead Senior Care) on various topics dealing with providing care to those with Alzheimers Disease

Communication Tips for Caregivers – by Alzheimer Society of Canada

LEGAL INFORMATION SOCIETY OF NOVA SCOTIA:  It’s in your hands:  legal information for seniors and their families

Caregiver NS

Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines

 

 

 

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