A spouse’s diagnosis of life-limiting illness is a roller coaster in itself. Without conscious decision, you find yourself coming into the role of caregiver: taking notes at doctors appointments, picking up medication and ensuring that it has been dispensed properly, … MORE
So I think I’m interested in palliative home care – who will provide the medical equipment and supplies needed in my home?
Hello Calgary! I have my fingers crossed that warm weather is just around the corner. I hope you are all staying healthy and warm on this rainy day. After the last blog on the AHS palliative home care program, we … MORE
Palliative home care: What it is, how you can access it, and what you need to know in order for it to be successful.
Many people are interested in dying at home, but don’t know what steps to take in order for this to happen successfully and peacefully. Palliative home care is a program offered by Alberta Health Services, for individuals who have … MORE
Hi Calgary! I’m excited to talk to you about our resources page – particularly the section that offers information on care facilities. Have you ever gotten a call from a loved one’s doctor suggesting that you start exploring supportive … MORE