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Aging Without Boundaries: 30 Years of Celebrating

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The month of June celebrates Seniors Month in Ontario with the 2014 theme being “Aging Without Boundaries: 30 Years of Celebrating” Read More… .

VIDEO: Living in the Present

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VIDEO: Joan Main is a pragmatist, this certainly helped her make the move to Amica in Vancouver when she decided that the best way to adjust was to live in the now. Read more…

Caring For Family Across The World

Caring for Family Across the World

Elaine Morgan shares her experience of living far away from family and shares the stress and worry involved with trying to care for family across the world. Read more…

6 Benefits of Interest Classes for Seniors

6 Benefits of Interest Classes for Seniors

There are lots of benefits for seniors who take special interest courses including good mental and physical health, community involvement, having fun and learning new things. Read more…

First Day of School: Then and Now

First Day of School: Then and Now

Seniors in Canada have their own memories of the first day of school. There are many differences between school today and fifty years ago, however the excitement and anticipation that a new school year brings remains the same for Canadians of all generations. As Canadian families get ready to begin a new year of school it is worth while to remember that some of life’s most important lessons will be taught to us outside the classroom by our elders. Read more…

When Your Family Doctor Retires — Advice for Seniors

When Your Family Doctor Retires - Tips for Seniors

In Canada, many seniors who have been with the same family doctor for years are suddenly finding themselves in need of a new doctor. Having your family doctor retire poses a number of challenges These tips will help you find a new doctor to meet your current and future medical needs. Read more…

Government and Community Programs Can Help with Senior Home Repairs

programs to help seniors with home repairs

If you need help affording senior home repairs then it is a good idea to investigate government programs designed to offer assistance.

Seven Ways Families Benefit from Long-term Care Homes

Long-term care retirement homes provide care for seniors who require frequent assistance but the benefits extend to the family as well.

How to deal with cliques at your retirement home

When you move to a retirement home you need to become friends with existing groups. It can feel like high school but it will work out.

REVIEW: The Best Exotic Seniors’ Movie

Have you seen The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel? It’s a low-budget movie with ‘senior star’ appeal and plenty of optimism and passion!