Pitfalls to Avoid When Considering a Move Into a Retirement Home

Written by Matt Del Vecchio Founder and President of Lianas Services – Retirement Home Search and Transition Support mdelvecchio@lianasservices.com 1-877-450-3365 Whether you are considering a move into a retirement home or if you are part of the “Sandwich Generation” that is concerned about the health and well being of your parents, the thought process of […]

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Mental Health Issues Influence Lung Cancer Survival Rates

With the recent passing of Bell’s ‘Let’s Talk’ campaign, the population has been talking a lot about a major issue within our society — the stigma surrounding mental health. Within any given year, 1 in 5 Canadians will suffer from a mental health or addiction-related issue. To put this into perspective, once individuals reach the […]

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Finding the Right Senior Community for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

Written by Matt Del Vecchio Founder and President Lianas Services – Retirement Home Search and Transition Support mdelvecchio@lianasservices.com 1-877-450-3365 The Alzheimer’s Society in Canada reports that in 2011, 747,000 Canadians were living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias – that’s 14.9 per cent of Canadians 65 and older. By 2031, if nothing changes in Canada, this figure […]

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