iCare Home Health November 2018

iCare Home Health November 2018 Update


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                                       November 2018

iCare Home Health is pleased to bring you the November 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 https://www.icarehomehealth.ca/newsletter/

Self-Care After Your Diabetes Diagnosis
World Diabetes Day is in November, and if you’ve recently received a diabetes diagnosis, you may feel overwhelmed. You may hear conflicting information and not be sure what you should do next. We suggest you focus on your health, and take the time to learn how you can adjust your lifestyle and diet to ensure you live a long, happy life. Learn More


How At-Home Dementia Care Can Help Your Loved One
A dementia diagnosis can be a challenging time for the individual and their family. Your loved one’s needs may change as their condition progresses, and you may find that they need extra support to carry out their daily routine, maintain their physical and emotional health, and practice self-care.

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How To Choose The Best Senior Home Care Company For Your Needs
At-home care from a reputable home health care agency can provide numerous positive benefits to your those choosing to Age in Place, such as helping you manage your health and medication adherence, completing daily tasks, and providing friendly companionship. However, while there are several home health care agencies to choose from, how do you select the best company for your needs? Before partnering with a senior home care agency, be sure to ask the following questions:

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Recreational Therapy Programs For Healthy Aging

When we think of healthy aging, our first thought may be related to medicine and doctor’s appointments. However, engaging in recreational activities that bring us joy, help us socialize and meet new friends, and stay physically and mentally active are just as important to your overall health as taking your daily medicine.  Learn More

Spotlight on Our Team

Business Awards of Excellence 
by Mississauga Board of Trade
Every day, our team members head to their designated assignments, be it a Friend at Home, Personal Support, Nurse or Recreation Therapist at Home at varying times of day, afternoon or evening. We serve a broad range of clients varying in age from 3 years to 98 years young with a variety of health needs and cognitive abilities. 
Living our Values, our team members strive to deliver on their roles with excellence, going the extra mile where needed.
We are proud to be recognized by our peers and humbled to be nominated for this year’s Mississauga Board of Trade Award of Excellence.
Crossing fingers to get the final result at the Gala on November 15th.  

Health Espresso at Lakeridge Health AccessIO event
Our software, Health Espresso, has been selected to showcase our Patient Centred Care option to industry experts, potential customers, and angel investors to provide feedback, advice, and investments. 
Health Espresso offers real-time tracking of vitals and medication adherence, It boasts a web portal that facilitates communication among primary physicians and care teams in the field. 
Health Espresso boasts an Artificial Intelligence feature to assist patients with the medication and appointment adherence. 

In Our Community

Alzheimer Society, Taste of Peel 2018

We are proud to be the Espresso Bar Sponsor of The Alzheimer Society Peel second annual Taste of Peel (TOP) Fundraiser.
This year’s event features a restaurant competition and a live concert in support of the Alzheimer Society Peel. Sample delicious entrée created by award winning restaurants and vote for TOP2018 winner. 
Enjoy a variety of beverages and hear about how to pair like a pro. 
  • Event Date: November 16, 2018
  • Time: 6:00pm – 1:00am
  • Location: Noble Hall, 2273 Royal Windsor Drive, Oakville, On L6J 7X8
Dance the night away at the TOP live concert for only $20.


iCare Home Health is a Proud Sponsor

Charter-Ability Rock & Dine Fundraiser
Presented by Access Abilities

iCare Home Health is a Proud Supporter

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. 


 Our Services               
Friend at Home (Companion)   Personal Support at Home (PSW)                                   
               Nurse at Home   Foot Care   

                  Expressive Art Program


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