Advanced Health Directive and Substitute Decision Makers Booklet AHCD-Booklet-Apr-2016
Date updated: May 11, 2023
Health and Community Services March 30, 2023 The Provincial Government has launched the three-year Dementia Care Action Plan for Newfoundland and Labrador. The plan aims to increase awareness, improve supports and services for those living with dementia and their care partners, and improve the capacity of the workforce to better support individuals living with the disease. The…
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The McMaster Optimal Aging Portal – provides direct and easy access to evidence-based information on how to inform and instill healthy aging. Blogs, web resources, and information for professionals provide insights on many topics related to aging.
Inside, learn about the New Canada’s Food Guide, find out about recent community and school grant projects, and try the feature recipe. Select the link below to read all about it. http://www.westernwellnesscoalition.com/file.axd?file=%2f2019%2f03%2fWRWC+Newsletter+Winter+2019.pdf
Caregiver Guide: A Handbook About End-of-Life Careversions hard copy or pdf Author(s): Karen Macmillan et al. File: CHPCA caregivers_guide_2015_en.pdf Publisher: The Military and Hospitaller Order of St. Lazarus of Jerusalem & CHPCA Year: 2015 Description: https://hospicetoronto.ca/PDF/Acaregivershandbook_CHPCA.pdf This book has helpful information for those providing care to loved ones dealing with a life-limiting illness, particularly in…