An Afternoon with Dying With Dignity

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

I spent last Saturday afternoon, which was a beautiful and sunny day, attending a workshop on Advanced Directives. An interesting way to spend a Saturday afternoon, were the comments I received from family and friends. An Advance Care Directive (ACD) ‘is the document in which you make known your wishes ...

An Afternoon at STEP

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

I had the pleasure of presenting as part of a panel discussion at the Toronto STEP conference last week on Elder Care: A Practical Approach. I would like to share some highlights of the session. Most interestingly there was a common theme throughout- that of planning ahead. It also highlighted ...

When There is No POA for Care.

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

We are seeing more and more seniors who are outliving their family and friends whom they had named as their POA and are now alone. Fortunately, when the banks are named as POA for property, they are able to step in and  start acting when needed.  However where does the ...