Talking Dementia BlogDiscussing the support and skills you need in caring for someone living with dementia
We are pleased to announce that the Reitman Centre was a Gold award winner in the international 21st Annual Digital Health Awards® Fall 2019 Session for the video “Is it OK to Lie to My Family Member with Dementia?”. This patient education video was created by the...read more
Food, sharing meals, and cooking is a central part of all of our lives. Food is often linked to strong emotions, whether it is sharing meals with family at a special occasion, or being able to fix your favorite comfort food after a difficult day. For some people...read more
Self-care can be a loaded term for caregivers/ care partners of someone living with dementia but it is also a very important tool that can assist in preventing or improving symptoms of caregiver stress or burnout. Caregivers/...read more
The Globe & Mail highlights our Enhancing Care dementia support programs as care models for the looming aging and caregiver crisis.
The front page of this Saturday's Globe and Mail featured a powerful story by @ZosiaBielski on the elder care crisis that's leaving "families stressed, exhausted and looking for help..." The article, With a looming aging crisis, who is helping the caregivers?, defined...read more
With National #Caregiver Day upon us we’re starting a short series of wellbeing and safety tips for senior caregivers who are caring for someone living with dementia. One in five Canadians are caring for someone with dementia. More than 1 million caregivers are older...read more