From the Vancouver Sun: Have we reached a turning point for seniors care?
COST ON HIRING A DOMESTIC UNDER A LIVE IN CAREGIVER PROGRAM Minimum Wage Effective: May 1, 2012 $10.25/hr (Based on a 40 hour week schedule)
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Seniors Advocate Expected as part of premier`s plan Vancouver Sun, February 14, 2012 VICTORIA — Premier Christy Clark’s B.C. Liberal government will today announce its new strategy for seniors, including a commitment to create an independent advocate, The Vancouver Sun has learned. The announcement comes the same day B.C. Ombudsperson Kim Carter is expected to release an...Read more
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Love and romance keep seniors healthy
Those with strong social connections less likely to develop physical and emotional issues
Three quarters of a century ago, Tom Rowland...Read more
Date: Feb 17, 2012, Feb 18, 2012 Time: Friday, February 17 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Saturday, February 18 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Price: $10/child/creativity class + access to performances and hands-on activities. $5/child for access to performances and hands-on activities without a creativity class. It’s back and bigger than ever! Richmond’s creatively interactive festival connecting children...Read more
Dementia 2012: Putting Research into Practice – Saturday, January 28, 8:50am – 12:30pm Patients, family members, caregivers and members of the public are invited to attend this forum where UBC researchers will present their research on the progress made on Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. For more information visit: http://www.ubcneurology.com/
News Release – Minister Kenney announces important change for live-in caregivers
“Too many live-in caregivers have completed their work obligations but must...
Ace Personnel has an excellent selection of Live in 3 1/2 day Companion cook housekeepers available for January 2012. Call Hilda at 604 321-2778...Read more
Applicants...check our facebook page for updated jobposts!...Read more