Nurse Case Management at Promyse Home Care

Nurse Case Management at Promyse Home Care

Nurse Case Managers at Promyse are compassionate, friendly, and provide open and honest ongoing communication, as well as regular re-assessments to make sure your loved one’s physical, mental, and emotional needs are met. Quality Care Nurses bring to case management the knowledge and experience that is required for the process of assessment, planning, implementation, and […]

Being Prepared for a Power Outage in Kitchener-Waterloo & Cambridge

Preparing Seniors for Power Outages in Kitchener-Waterloo & Cambridge

Power outages can be stressful under the best of circumstances, but when caring for an elderly loved-one it is especially important to know that things are well prepared, and care needs can be met in case of an emergency. Preparation and Planning In the event of a long-term power outage, during which adjustments need to […]

Adjusting After the Loss of a Partner

Senior Grief & Dealing with the Los of a Partner - Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge

For many seniors, the huge life shift that occurs following the loss of a spouse or partner can be the tipping point at which their need for assistance at home becomes clear. While in the midst of dealing with the grief that comes with such a loss, it can be hard for seniors to accurately […]

The Health Benefits of Tea

Senior Winter Joint Care in Kitchener-Waterloo

Tea is a beverage many seniors enjoy that can also play a role in promoting better health in a variety of ways. Tea has an incredible history and, for many, is associated with comfort and traditions. The act of sitting down with a cup of tea can be relaxing, grounding, and comforting for older adults […]

Solutions for Loss of Appetite in Seniors

Senior Cholesterol Care in Kitchener-Waterloo

Changes that generally take place within our bodies as we age can impact our lives in diverse and profound ways. Eating behaviours and appetite patterns are among the facets of life that are often significantly affected with age. Many seniors and those who care for them might find themselves noticing a substantial decrease or total […]

Seniors & Vision Loss

Eyesight Loss in Seniors in Kitchener-Waterloo

Vision loss is a prevalent occurrence among seniors which often involves some difficult challenges and adjustments. While complete loss of vision is not a natural or typical aspect of aging, changes in vision and different forms of visual impairment are a common part of the aging process. Visual impairment or total vision loss can cause […]

Managing Chronic Pain in Seniors

Senior Knee Pain

Having to manage constant and sometimes crippling pain can lead seniors to withdraw from activities and relationships, and to stop taking part in aspects of their lives that are fulfilling and enjoyable. In many cases, seniors just accept pain as a part of growing older and may not seek out support and treatment. Caregivers and […]

Understanding and Tending to Diabetes in Seniors

Soup for Seniors in Kitchener-Waterloo

Diabetes, and the accompanying symptoms that go with it, impact an astonishing number of Canadians of a diverse age range across various backgrounds. It is estimated that 1 in 3 Canadians are currently living with diabetes or prediabetes. Unfortunately, despite the prevalence of the disease, less than half of Canadians are able to identify the […]

Supporting Seniors As They Deal with Loss

Senior Grief & Loss in Kitchener-Waterloo

Losing someone you love is beyond challenging and deeply distressing in any stage of life, but going through the stages of mourning and grief can be especially harrowing for seniors. The emotional anguish and overwhelming sadness that comes with experiencing loss can impact both the mental and physical health of seniors in significant ways. As […]

When the Time Comes to Stop Driving

Senior parent won't listen

Driving is often associated with independence for a great many people, and the idea of losing the freedom that comes with being able to get around town independently can be daunting and distressing for seniors. Driving offers seniors the ability to get to their appointments, go on enjoyable outings whenever they want, visit friends and […]