Home Care Assistance Blog

When Should Your Elderly Parent Not Live Alone?

Posted by Brian Shevel on 11 January 2018
When Should Your Elderly Parent Not Live Alone?
Senior care can be a delicate matter, something that might fly under the radar or slowly creep into your life. When you are tasked with the needs of caring for a parent in your home, you may not completely notice some of the changing needs of your...
Posted in: Blog Senior Care  

Make This Holiday Special With Your Elderly Loved Ones

Posted by Brian Shevel on 7 December 2017
Make This Holiday Special With Your Elderly Loved Ones
With the holidays fast approaching, family means more now than ever. It's likely, though, that you have a lot more stress from attending more parties, doing more shopping, and preparing for hosting your own events. This can all make us forget ...
Posted in: Blog  

Five Factors That Can Cause Memory Loss In Seniors

Posted by Brian Shevel on 23 November 2017
Five Factors That Can Cause Memory Loss In Seniors
With age, it's often simply accepted that forgetfulness is a more common occurrence. This can manifest itself in a variety of ways. For instance, the names of grandchildren may be elusive or one might miss a doctor's appointment. In som...
Posted in: Blog Senior Care  

4 Ways To Maintain Seniors' Brain Health

Posted by Brian Shevel on 2 November 2017
4 Ways To Maintain Seniors' Brain Health
When thinking about senior care in Toronto, many immediately think about the physical needs of the elderly. And while those needs are important, it's imperative to remember that senior brain health is also a huge concern. This means keeping...
Posted in: Blog Senior Care  

Myths About Alzheimer's Disease

Posted by Brian Shevel on 19 October 2017
Myths About Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's disease plagues many seniors in the community. And, it's a pretty scary disease to those who have witnessed how it can affect one's life from the time of diagnosis to the end.
When learning about the disease and Alzheimer&...
Posted in: Blog Alzheimer Care  

Frequently Asked Questions About Dementia

Posted by Brian Shevel on 12 October 2017
Frequently Asked Questions About Dementia
Having a senior that suffers from dementia can be exhausting and scary at times, especially if you've never dealt with someone with the degenerative disease before. Senior home care is especially important for seniors with the disease, since d...
Posted in: Blog Senior Care  

Thanksgiving Health And Safety Tops For Senior Care

Posted by Brian Shevel on 28 September 2017
Thanksgiving Health And Safety Tops For Senior Care
Thanksgiving is just around the corner and what a wonderful holiday it is. The thought of eating traditional foods is what gets everyone eager, but Thanksgiving is one of the best holidays for gathering family under one roof. And for seniors, it...
Posted in: Blog Senior Care  

Frequently Asked Questions About Alzheimer's Disease

Posted by Brian Shevel on 21 September 2017
Frequently Asked Questions About Alzheimer's Disease
What Are the Early Signs of Alzheimer's? Since occasional memory problems are normal side effects of aging, it can be hard to tell whether it's a sign of Alzheimer's in individuals, or not. For example, forgetting the name of so...
Posted in: Blog Alzheimer Care  

Healthy Food Options For Cardiac Patients

Posted by Brian Shevel on 31 August 2017
Healthy Food Options For Cardiac Patients
Being a caretaker in general has its challenges, but those challenges can be amplified when caring for a family member who's a cardiac patient. While a healthy diet is always important, heart healthy eating is imperative for cardiac patientsit...
Posted in: Blog  

Respite Care For Dementia Patients

Posted by Brian Shevel on 25 August 2017
Respite Care For Dementia Patients
How Respite Care Is Used by Carers of Dementia Patients Caring for a senior with dementia can be an extremely rewarding task, but it can be equally taxing - especially if you live with them and provide care 24/7. Acting as the caregiver for ...
Posted in: Blog Respite Care  

Why Choose

Home Care Assistance York?

Our Partners

ADDRESS1600 Steeles Ave. West Unit 18,
Vaughan, Ontario, L4K 4M2

Get In Touch

Please tick to verify that you are not a robot

 

Have Questions? Contact Us Today.

Have Questions? Contact Us Today.

Name:

Please tick to verify that you are not a robot