Service during the COVID-19 outbreak – client bulletin

Here’s what we are doing: Providing that you have shared your email with us as either a primary contact or invoice contact, you should be receiving our email updates on COVID-19. If you are not receiving these emails please request to be added at: please add me The email updates include information on COVIC-19, tips […]

In hospital care for seniors in Toronto – 5 things you need to know

in hospital care for seniors

1. Bed rest is not good for anyone, especially the elderly With very few exceptions, bed rest is an old-fashioned idea that has no place in modern medicine. Bed rest leads to deconditioning, muscle weakness and atrophy. Bed rest can also lead to pressure sores, pneumonia, constipation and depression. The sooner they can get up […]

List of Toronto and GTA hospitals where we provide private elderly care

Example of the hospitals where we provide private elderly care

Is your parent in the hospital? Help keep them from becoming deconditioned, so they can go home sooner. Hospitals where we provide supplementary, private elderly care: Etobicoke General Hospital-See William Osler Health Centre Trillium Health Centre – Queensway Trillium Health Partners – Mississauga Mount Sinai Hospital Princess Margaret Hospital Toronto Rehab Women’s College Hospital Toronto […]

Senior Home Care in Toronto – our Nurses go Above and Beyond

Nurse explaining medications to psw caregiver

Yes, Eldercare Home Health provides senior home care in Toronto – but that’s like saying Kawhi Leonard plays basketball. He does, but as we all know, he’s an exceptional player. Why our PSW senior home care is Nurse case managed Our clients are 90 years old, give or take. As you can imagine, their care […]

Choir singing: It’s a joyful way to socialize, feel great and express yourself!

You can’t imagine how surprised I was when I started the research for this blog. I was amazed. There are choirs all over the city that invite folks to join and sing with them. The invitation is broad – bring yourself and join in. The cost of doing this ranges from $5 an evening to […]

Identifying clouds can help seniors forecast the weather, plan their outings

Seniors cloud blog feature image

I took the photo below from my condo balcony. Just below centre is a dark little Cumulus cloud. I know it’s a Cumulus because I’ve been doing a little research about clouds. I also know that the dark swath of clouds angling in from the top left are Stratus. Between and above them is a crumbly […]

Farmers’ markets for seniors – discover a strong sense of community along with the fresh produce!

Farmer's markets for seniors - a great way to spend the day!

I spent my pre-teen and teenage years working with my father in historic Bonsecours Market on Montreal’s waterfront. It’s all boutiques now, but back in the Fifties the market was full of produce wholesalers such as my father. I learned to drive on my father’s two-ton truck. I hefted 100-lb. bags of peanuts from the […]

Eldercare Home Health brochure

EHH brochure 2019 R10