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Caregivers Develop Wishlist to Help Improve Their Mental Health

May 6, 2019

The mental health and well-being of caregivers is an important, but sometimes overlooked, issue that caregivers and the organizations that support them are acknowledging..

What’s your self care plan?

April 2, 2019

“It isn’t easy to prioritize self-care if you feel like it’s something frivolous, indulgent, or even selfish. When it is too narrowly defined and..

Are you a caregiver?

March 25, 2019

I never thought of myself as a caregiver until I interviewed for a position with The Ontario Caregiver Organization. It was during the interview process,..

Ten Ways Caregivers Can Ease the Winter Blues

February 20, 2019

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a type depression related to the change of seasons but it’s about more than just feeling down because its..

Caregiving: Ontario’s not-so-quiet crisis

December 20, 2018

Caregiving is sometimes referred to as the quiet crisis; a crisis that is smoldering below the surface and which requires urgent attention and action..