One Kenton: a sad story

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

A lot can happen in a year. Last June, I blogged about an ‘Innovative New Community for Individuals Living with Dementia’. I highlighted how One Kenton had been able to create a state of the art residence exclusively for those individuals with dementia. Now one year later, the residence, according to ...

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 ...