Archive for the ‘Elder Care’ Category

Testamentary Capacity and Insane Delusions

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

The criteria for testamentary capacity developed from the case of Banks v Goodfellow (1870)[i] include: …that no disorder of the mind shall poison his affections, pervert his sense of right, or prevent the exercise of his natural faculties – that no insane delusion shall influence his will in disposing of ...

News Flash: ‘Ontario provides $100 million for homecare clients and their caregivers’

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

The best news I can share with you today is the announcement from Tuesday, July 19, 2016 that the Ontario government has committed $100 million to assist caregivers. The full story is available here. The monies are to be directed into the Community Care Access home care program. According to Health ...