Newsletter June 2018

iCare Home Health June 2018



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                                       June 2018

iCare Home Health is pleased to bring you the June 2018 issue of our Newsletter, a great source of news and updates about healthy aging, community events and family caregiving.   Please share this with your friends and family. For past issues, visit our site

Self-Care for Seniors
International Self Care Day is fast approaching.

It’s a good time to review the efforts you take to maintain your mental, physical, and emotional health. For seniors, essential self care can be a struggle due to physical limitations, isolation, and mental health issues, such as depression and anxiety.. Learn More

Simple Health and Fitness Advice for Seniors
It’s important for seniors to eat a healthy diet and get regular physical activity to maintain good health as they age. 
Seniors who engage in a healthy and physically active lifestyle can lower their risk of common ailments and diseases that affect the elderly, such as obesity, diabetesheart disease, and certain cancers. Learn More

Seniors and Tobacco: It’s Never Too Late to Quit
World No-Tobacco Day is upon us. The day was created to encourage smokers around the globe to quit smoking and improve their health. 
No matter your age and how long you’ve been smoking, it’s never too late to experience the benefits of quitting smoking on your health and overall wellbeing.
Health Risks For Seniors Who Smoke
Smoking has been linked to many diseases and health issues for seniors, Learn More

Spotlight on Technology

Schlegel Villages RIA Innovation Summit 2018
We are thrilled to be selected to exhibit at the Schlegel Villages Research Institute for Aging  Innovation Summit. 
We’ll showcase our SaaS, Health Espresso, technology providing Remote Monitoring and Medication Reminders using Artificial Intelligence for safe Aging In Place.  Learn More

In Our Community

Seniors Month 2018


2018 marks the 34th annual Seniors’ Month. This year’s theme, “Now’s the time to start something new,” highlights how aging does not prevent any of us from leading fulfilling lives.
Seniors continue to contribute to our community and we can all benefit from their wisdom, friendship, and experience.

Join iCare Home Health as we celebrate our Seniors:

  • When: The week of June 18 – 22, 2018
  • Time: 10:00am – 1:00pm daily.
  • Where: Cawthra Seniors Community Centre;
    1389 Cawthra Road Mississauga, ON
Stop by the iCare Home Health table for treats and free gifts. Plus, on Monday…we’ll handout pizza to all the young at heart that are celebrating with us. Learn More

Brain Injury Society 

2018 Birdies for Brain Injury Golf Tournament will take place on Friday, June 22, 2018 at Lionhead Golf & Country Club
, Legends Course – BUY YOUR TICKETS
Our 2018 Sponsor Package is available,  HEREand see below for ticket and sponsor options. 
iCare Home health is a Proud Sponsor

16TH Annual Golf Tournament in Support of The Willow4Seniors Foundation

16th annual Willow Foundation Golf Tournament was held on Thursday May 17, 2018 at the beautiful Crosswinds Golf and Country Club.  

Attendees were treated to perfect weather, amazing treats , a fun round of golf capped with an amazing dinner sweetened with an amazing prize table. 
All tournament proceeds go directly into the Willow Foundation, a local charitable organization committed to enhancing the lives of seniors and disabled adults in Halton region.  
Funds raised support programs and services at Halton Region’s Long Term care homes and Adult Day Programs.  We appreciate your support in achieving our goal! Learn More

iCare Home Health is a Proud Hole Sponsor

Walk for Alzheimer/ Unforgettable Run 2018
Each donation towards the Walk for Alzheimer’s helps fund crucial programs and services for people with dementia, their caregivers, and their families.100% of the donations are for the benefit of the Alzheimer Society. Looking for more information on Alzheimer’s and Dementias? Follow these links for additional information. Learn More

iCare Home Health proud to be a Gold Sponsor of 
 The Alzheimer Society Peel Annual Walk for Alzheimer/ Unforgettable Run fundraiser.

iCARE Expressive Art Program (iCEAP)

Expressive art making enriches our lives. Painting, drawing, and sculpture can be used to communicate ideas, stimulate the senses and touch our emotions. Have some fun by exploring the use of different art materials.
Expressive art making can have a positive effect on your health. The iCare Expressive Art Program (iCEAP) is a support service facilitated by our Artist in Residence. She is a practicing professional artist with graduate level training in counseling and art therapy.Learn More

iCare Home Health and iCare Navigator endeavour to provide our clients the tools to help meet their varied health care needs. The services on the resources page are offered by community (private or non-profit), provincial or national agencies and could be accessed separately or in different combinations based on patient and family needs. 
However we also know that every situations is different, and you may require iCare Navigator services to assess your personal situation! Nominal service fees maybe applicable for iCare Navigator support services. For more information, please complete and submit the “Contact an Advocate” form on this page. 


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