Archive for the ‘Elder Care’ Category

Unpaid Caregivers. Worth their time in GOLD

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Labour Day is a back to school time and for me this translates into the time to start new projects and a time to take stock of current events so as to be able to plan ahead with anticipation. The September 1, 2014 Globe and Mail Editorial and Comment page ...

Care Needs Trump $$

Thursday, September 4th, 2014

Further to my last week’s blog, ‘Care @ Home’ I wrote that the POA for Property/Finance should support the care needs of the incapable individual and the decisions made by the POA for Personal Care. I received a note from a reader who provided the following legal reference ...

The Ongoing Debate – Assisted Suicide in Canada

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

On August 20, 2014 CNN published an article about “suicide tourism” in Switzerland and a paper published in the Journal of Medical Ethics about the number of people who visit Switzerland to commit suicide with the assistance of a doctor. According to the article by CNN the paper indicates Switzerland ...