Regulator cites retirement home for neglect after senior’s body left to rot in room | The Star A Toronto retirement home that initially said it did nothing wrong, after the body of an 82-year-old resident rotted in his room for days, has been cited for neglect and...
A researcher exploring the subject found surprising information that may shock you. There is no rulebook or easy answer on how to manage it. One thing most people around the world agree on is that no one should die alone. It is often perceived as something tragic. But...
Opinion Eric Metaxas Dec 19, 2017 | 12:13PM Washington, DC Can you imagine a world where old people die alone at home, and no one notices? We’re already there. Yesterday, John Stonestreet told you about the United States’ declining fertility rate. It has...
Woman trapped when medical alert tech ‘failed’ after home fall By Elizabeth Hagen and Josh Saul September 13, 2013 | 2:20pm Modal Trigger Gail Atwood, 52, right, and her rescuer Errol Minott, 50. Paul Martinka Help me, I’ve fallen, and this damn thing doesn’t work!...
✅ Peace of mind, knowing that their Loved One is OKAY
✅ The responsibility for Caring is with family & neighbours
✅ Delaying the need for much higher cost in-home care or assisted living
The Loved One receiving care calls-
✅ Reassurance that family and neighbours are looking out for them.>
✅ So that they are able to continue to live
independently, alone at home surrounded by their
When Family & Friends Care
The benefit to Family, friends & Carers ...
✅ NO NEWS IS GOOD NEWS
✅ Peace of Mind
✅ Share cost & responsibility of caring
✅ Reduce & delay cost of home care
Benefits to the Loved One I Care For....
✅ Reassurance that family cares
✅ Certainty that they will checked-in on Every Day
✅ Can continue to live in famiilar community
When I Get My Check-In Call Every Day
I will benefit by ...
✅ Living in my own home
✅ Surrounded by my familiar local community
✅ Keep my independence
✅ Reassurance that if I can't answer the phone that selected friends & family will be notified
My Family, Carers will know that ...
✅ can be certain that I am OKAY
✅ NO NEWS IS GOOD NEWS
✅ Cost of caring for me will be reduced
✅ share the responsibility for looking out for me
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