To the Home Instead Senior Care® network, enhancing the lives of aging adults and their families isn’t just about providing care services. If there’s a way we can make your life a little easier, a little less stressful, a little more manageable, we’re glad to share our resources and care expertise with you.
If senior veterans need one-on-one care or companionship, Home Instead Senior Care CAREGivers are trained to help with activities of daily living like meal preparation, light housekeeping, personal care. For veterans with dementia or Alzheimer's, caregivers provide individual care and respite for family caregivers.Veteran's Affairs Canada offers a wide variety of of services and programs for Veterans and their families. Find specific information about services and programs for disability benefits, financial support, health and well-being, mental health and transitioning to civilian life. The site also easily links to all Government of Canada services and information including jobs, travel, taxes, health and more.
Continuing Care Services are provided to eligible people who need care
outside of the hospital in their home and community. Care can be
provided on a long or short-term basis.
Feeling stressed or overwhelmed? Many people find that caring for an aging loved one requires some adaptation.
CaregiverStress.com® is a helpful place to go for resources that cover everything from self care to senior care,
all with the goal of helping you manage, minimize, or prevent stress while making sure your loved one receives the best
Get CaregiverStress.com resources.
If Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia affects someone in your family, this website is for you. You'll
find a wealth of support resources, including free e-learning classes on some Alzheimer's care techniques, information
about care services and an Alzheimer's respite care grant program, tips from experts and other family caregivers in a
dementia support network, and much, much more.
Go to HelpForAlzheimersFamilies.ca
Southwest Properties and Home Instead
Senior Care have partnered as part of their shared commitment to helping
seniors live independently within the comfort of their own home.
Whether it is a new residential or commercial construction, or repositioning an existing property, Southwest believe's in going beyond the necessary to create inspiring environments that improve people’s lives through the spaces where they live, shop, work and play. Southwest currently owns and operates more than 1,250 quality apartments and condos situated in the best residential areas of Halifax.
If you're a family caregiver of an individual with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia, the risk of wandering is one of the potential behavioral symptoms that a loved one could be facing. Wandering could put that person's safety in jeopardy. To help family caregivers keep their aging loved ones safe, Home Instead Senior Care has launched a free alert system, Missing Senior NetworkSM, available at www.MissingSeniorNetwork.com. Sign up your older adult for this service that can help locate a loved one who goes missing or becomes lost.
Learn More at MissingSeniorNetwork.com
Home Instead offers free monthly newsletters with tips and advice for caregivers of elderly loved ones.
Each Home Instead Senior Care franchise is independently owned and operated.