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May 19 2016

We Are Hiring - Join us for a June Job Fair!

Want to make a difference? Join Classic LifeCare for a Job Fair Thursday, June 2.

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May 12 2016

Classic LifeCare's Calgary Office is Moving!

Still located in the heart of Calgary, the Classic LifeCare office is moving to #204 – 1608 17 Avenue SW.

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May 04 2016

Why Are Older Canadians More Susceptible to Fraud?

How We "Grow to Trust" As We Age

Marsha was growing increasingly uneasy with her mother's finances. Based on bank statements Marsha was able to examine once a month, money was disappearing from her mother's bank account more quickly than it should have.

Marsha's mother Edith, 84, lived alone in an old beach house overlooking the sea in White Rock. Marsha lived in Qualicum, on Vancouver Island—at trip to visit her mother took at least five hours on a good day.

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May 04 2016

Employee of the Month - Richmond

Congratulations to Soni Joshi - our March employee of the month in Richmond.

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May 04 2016

Employee of the month - Vancouver

Congratulations and thank you for your dedication Maria “Ava” Rabina, Vancouver's Employee of the Month for April.

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Apr 12 2016

Home Care, Palliative Care and a Better Experience at the End of Life

Image caption: Sunset at English Bay. Image by Flickr user Achim Voss. License: CC BY 2.0

To protect privacy, some characters and voices in this article are composites, and are not actual customers or clients of Classic LifeCare.

They had met thirty years ago as undergrads at the University of British Columbia, and now their journey together was nearly over.

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Apr 08 2016

Come work with Classic!

Classic LifeCare is hiring and will be at the Mosaic Job Fair on April 12 from 10am - 4pm.

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Mar 11 2016

How One Japanese Woman is Helping Others Understand Alzheimers

"By 2030 there will be 3.3 million people living with Alzheimer's disease in Japan," says Yuka Sekiguchi. "There is almost no discussion about the issue in Japan, so while caring for my mother I am also trying to help spread the word about what it's like to live with dementia."

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Feb 05 2016

Celebrating 104th Birthday and an Upcoming Birth Day

Classic LifeCare client Eugenie, who just celebrated her 104th birthday, was thrilled when expectant mother Patricia Barrie, a Classic LifeCare administrator, paid her a visit recently.  

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Jan 29 2016

High Cost of Housing in Vancouver Splits Up Families

Skyrocketing housing prices in Vancouver and other cities in Western Canada hint at grave implications for a new generation of Millennial homebuyers. Despite BC's booming job market, the high cost of real estate is forcing younger purchasers to postpone starting a family, and is even forcing them out of the city where they grew up.

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