I understand that senior care involves many different professionals and resources. That's why I offer services directly to clients and families and through referral to current interdisciplinary teams or outside resources as necessary.
My services are designed to complement the care provided by other professionals and resources, and I work closely with them to ensure that my clients receive the most comprehensive and coordinated care possible.
Provides seniors with a personalized solution for accessing government and community resources. Patient navigators will conduct a needs assessment and connect seniors with appropriate resources while providing ongoing support and advocacy. The service includes assistance with healthcare, housing, transportation, and other essential services. The patient navigators are experienced and compassionate, and seniors will benefit from education on their rights and options. Pricing is flexible based on the complexity of the senior's needs.
Care conferences facilitate a discussion among all parties involved in the care of the senior. This discussion is intended to help identify the senior's needs, goals, and preferences and to develop a comprehensive care plan that addresses those needs. Facilitating communication among all parties involved in the senior's care and ensuring that the senior's needs and goals are being met. Furthermore, it provides valuable support and guidance to seniors and their families during what can be a challenging and emotional time.
Advance Care Planning:
This service includes assistance with creating an aging-in-place plan, including medical and non-medical care preferences, advanced directives, and legacy projects. The package also includes emotional support and advocacy for you and and your family.
Therapeutic Recreation & Companionship:
Applying a bio-psychosocial approach, I will provide therapeutic recreational activities to seniors by assessing individual interests, organizing group and one-on-one activities, providing access to community resources, and incorporating therapeutic elements into the activities. By doing so, I can help seniors maintain their physical, mental, and emotional health while promoting socialization and engagement.
This service includes assistance with creating a legacy project, such as writing letters, recording videos, or creating photo albums, that can provide comfort and support to family members after the person has passed away. We can tailor this service to the unique interests and preferences of the dying person.
This service includes advocacy, administration and support for the dying person and their family, including help with navigating the healthcare system, dying at home, MAiD, communicating with healthcare providers, and ensuring that the person's wishes are respected and honoured. It can also include assistance with legal and financial matters related to end-of-life care.
Celebration of Life:
As the celebrant officiating at the celebration of life, my primary responsibility is to serve as a compassionate guide for mourners. My approach is personalized, reflecting the personality, beliefs, and values of your loved one. Collaborating with the family, I incorporate cultural traditions, rituals, music, and readings that hold significance and create an unforgettable atmosphere honouring their life and legacy.
Book a Service:
I offer an initial 30 min free phone consultation to discuss your needs and goals. During this consultation, we provide information on fees and services to help determine which package or customized program would best fit your needs and budget. The costs are based on a $40-50 per hour rate, depending on service. I will accommodate sliding scale or trade for service.