Service during the COVID-19 outbreak – client bulletin

July 8, 2020 In an open letter titled “It’s Time to Address Airborne Transmission of COVID-19” signed by 239 scientists in 32 countries, the WHO is being called on to recognize that airborne transmission of COVID-19 is a possibility. Once again, the WHO (World Health Organization) is late making essential information available to the public. […]

5 Great Father’s Day Gift Ideas for your Elderly Father

Affordable father's day gift for your elderly father

A 16GB MP3 player Here’s a thoughtful, and at $49.99, an affordable gift that makes it easy for your dad to listen to the radio, ebooks and more. Small and light, with an up to 20 hour playing time, your dad can enjoy it anywhere. From Best Buy The very popular Fitbit Fitbits are available […]

How to end the COVID pandemic and get Canada’s economy back on track safely, by the end of September 2020

covid pandemic everyone every day

  Masks, and handwashing are precautions against COVID-19, they aren’t going to help you and your neighbours get back to work. And social distancing is an economy killer – there simply is no way to make many, many businesses economically viable with social distancing in place. The problem with COVID is that we can’t see […]

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 […]