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How we do it: data privacy and security

When we talk to leaders in the fields of home care, residential care, and long term care, a common concern is that of data privacy and security.  Not only do they want to offer reassurance that their...

Patient Declaration of Values for Ontario

We have been following the work of the Patient and Family Advisory Council, a formal body that provides advice and recommendations to the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care in Ontario (where we...

You are not alone: a caregiver's journal

In 2012, Anne Hopewell founded the Memory Boosters Social Club in Waterloo, Ontario. The club provides a warm and supportive place for people living with dementia and their care partners to relax and...

It's all in the family

My mom is 75 and has Alzheimer’s. When she was in her late 50s, she told us she was losing her memory and we all discounted it. In fact, we didn’t notice anything at first. After several years, we...