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Windsor area 'Homecare Heroes' honoured by CCAC

Eighteen caregivers from Windsor and Essex County were honoured Tuesday by the Erie St. Clair Community Care Access Centre.

“These are paid and unpaid caregivers who have positively affected the lives of other through their dedication and hard work,” said Erie st. 214 more words

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Health Minister Hoskins hints at big health-care changes ahead

If local residents are trying to read the tea leaves about what Health Minister Eric Hoskins meant in Wednesday’s speech about the bold transformation the health-care system needs, one needs to look no further than the integration that’s occurred with the area’s hospitals. 619 more words

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An Adventurer of the Healthcare System

You never stop being a patient even after being discharged from the hospital. There are post-op appointments, specialists to see, and therapy sessions. Patient by Websters dictionary is defined as: 769 more words

A thank you note for a Home Care nurse - who actually cared

I have had FIVE pilonidal cyst removals in the most embarrassing of places, my bum!  My chubby, cellulite ridden bum has been viewed by more strangers over the past 6 years then I ever could have imagined.  626 more words

I Just Wanted Captions

A year ago Thanksgiving weekend I went to a movie with my husband. We went to a neighboring town and got really excited because the movie theater had just gotten captioning. 609 more words


How to know when aging parents need extra care & how to combat the signs of frailty

How to know when you need extra care?

The “sandwich generation” is increasingly caring for both their children and their elderly parents  (many say they do not feel totally confident about these responsibilities). 507 more words


A Bed!

CCAC finally got off their behinds and went to work!

The new home, the one we wanted, is admitting two residents per day, per unit. 474 more words