Taking care of finances can be difficult as people grow older, especially when they’re in charge of managing bill payments, keeping track of received funds and doing retirement planning.
Whether they’re already enjoying life at a senior community or considering moving to a retirement village, seniors from around the country are invited to celebrate Canadian traditions at the Chartwell Heritage Celebration.
Food can have a significant impact on an individual’s health, potentially affecting social, mental and physical functioning. Some options can promote better memory care, while others can reduce a senior’s risk . . .
Each year, residents in Canada have the opportunity to celebrate Nutrition Month, a time in which healthy eating is promoted across the provinces. The Dieticians of Canada has unleashed a number of programs, tips and . . .
Memory loss can be devastating for anyone, but it typically affects older adults as they continue to age. While there is no way to fully prevent development of diseases such as Alzheimer’s and dementia . . .
Con artists have always searched for trusting individuals to target for financial scams, whether they’re family members who feel compelled to provide assistance or polite strangers who offer a helping hand.
After record-breaking temperatures ravaged much of the country during the winter, Canadians are eagerly awaiting the warm embrace of springtime. With the arrival of spring comes a number of fun activities for seniors to . . .
While the Olympics may have taken place in Sochi this year, residents living at Chartwell Elmira Retirement Residence had the opportunity to engage in exciting activities from the comfort of their own homes.
QUEBEC • The Tour of Happiness was recently held in Outaouais, Quebec, bringing a smile to the faces of residents at 4 Chartwell homes: Cité-Jardin, Notre-Dame de Hull, Domaine des Trembles and Monastère d’Aylmer.
LTC • The OLTCA Nursing Leadership Award was created in order to recognize excellence in the nursing and long term care field. Every year, two RN’s and two RPN’s are recognized and honoured with the prestigious award.