Long Term Care in Ontario gets a lot of bad press; some of it is absolutely deserved whereas it’s equally important to understand that not all LTC facilities are the same. Although the overall governance is, site level management plays a tremendous part in how the homes are run on a day-to-day basis.
Retirement Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, Retirement Communities, Senior Living, Independent Living… so many names and so much information to know.
Hindsight is 20/20, but we can learn from others experiences Selecting a retirement home can be a long and stressful process. Just within Ottawa there are over 90 retirement homes to choose from. It is impossible to go visit every single one of them so how do...
**INFOGRAPHIC** Retirement Homes in Ontario Basics. What you need to know.
Ontario’s announcement of its roadmap to reopening as of May 20th, has brought some relief to retirement home residents and their families.
How to put an emergency plan in place for if a move to Assisted Living is needed.
Silver Tech, the rise of technology for and used by seniors is here!
At Solva, we learned a lot about resiliency, about juggling work, children and home-schooling; about family and friends and hope and faith and support and about always doing the best we can, in the face of any circumstance.
Whether you choose to move or you have to move, it is never an easy process. Moving to senior living during a pandemic with ever changing rules can be even more challenging. In many regions across the country, the near future is uncertain. If you’re making a move...
Hindsight is 20/20 as we know! ‘If only I’d known then what I know now’, is an old adage often repeated. Being proactive means you make things happen, instead of waiting for things to happen to you - and then having to react because of it. At Solva we firmly believe...