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Date updated: January 16, 2020

3 WAYS TO RESPOND WHEN SOMEONE WITH ALZHEIMER’S SAYS I WANT TO GO HOME

3 WAYS TO RESPOND WHEN SOMEONE WITH ALZHEIMER’S SAYS I WANT TO GO HOME This article is from Daily Caring- click here to go to the article on their website Hearing someone say “I want to go home” over and over again is something Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers often deal with. It’s especially frustrating to hear when they’re already home. But…

Who handles the finances in your household?

Does only one spouse or partner handle the family finances? If only one person knows about the accounts, bills, investments, and taxes, and that person becomes incapacitated, the partner now needs take over in the midst of potential tragedy. Imagine if you’re the finance and bill owner and you die. You not only leave your…

Seniors Advocate NL

The Office of the Seniors’ Advocate is an independent office of the House of Assembly of Newfoundland and Labrador. This Office has authority to identify, review and analyze systemic issues related to seniors and make recommendations respecting changes to improve seniors’ services. CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE WEBSITE

Grocery online Shopping at Dominion Stores in NL

Customers can now shop online at all Dominion  stores in NL.  These Loblaw’s Cos. Ltd.- owned stores are only located  on the island. Customers can browse online all food products, health and beauty aids, household supplies, ready made food, and flowers and select items for their “cart”.  In-store personal shoppers pick up the items with…

DoorWays: Labrador-Grenfell Health. Mental Health and Addictions Walk-In Counselling

DoorWays, a single session walk-in counselling service is offered at many locations in the Labrador Grenfell region. DoorWays offer single sessions on a first come, first served basis. Some of the topics that could be discussed with a counsellor include: depression, anxiety, bullying, coping, grief/loss, addictions, relationship issues and/or stress. No appointment or referral necessary…

DoorWays: Central Health. Mental Health and Addiction Walk In Counselling Service

Doorways –  walk-in counseling service in Gander, Lewisporte, Grand Falls-Windsor,  Harbour Breton, St. Alban’s, and Springdale. Doorways offers single-session counselling services provided by a team of Mental Health and Addictions Clinicians. No referral is required. For times and locations visit the website (see below) When you arrive, please tell the registration staff you are here for…

Service NL. Make an appointment online. Motor Registration Division, Mount Pearl

ServiceNL: Make an appointment online. Need to visit Motor Registration Division, Mount Pearl? Save time and avoid lineups! Make an appointment online. Be prepared for your visit If you don’t have the required documents we may not be able to complete your transaction. Choose a service, like Vehicle registration or Photo ID and the link…

Newfoundland Aboriginal Women’s Network (NAWN)

The Newfoundland Aboriginal Women’s Network strives to promote, enhance and encourage the health, social, educational,economic cultural, and political, well being of Aboriginal women within the Island portion of Newfoundland and Labrador. NAWN is now located at the People of the Dawn Friendship Center satellite office in Stephenville. This satellite office holds a Senior’s Socia  every…

Gathering Place (St. John’s)

The  Gathering Place programs and services are offered primarily to people who are homeless or live in less than desirable housing conditions, people who are seeking respite from poverty or isolation and people who are often unemployed and to people who do not have adequate social supports at this time in their lives. The Gathering…

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