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Oct 30 2015

Tips for Winter Running on the Wet, West Coast

We recently wrote about, family caregiver burnout, which has been identified by the provincial government as a major challenge for families in British Columbia.  

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Oct 28 2015

Housing Vancouver's Homeless is a Team Effort

Benita Ho knows East Vancouver. She knows all about the vast need for housing. She also knows housing is only part of the solution for women struggling to get off the street and care for their children.

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Oct 07 2015

A Heart for Widows and Children in Kenya

Classic Health Care Worker Rita Kalegga has been on a mission since 2008 to help widows and orphans in Kenya.

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Sep 23 2015

Prepare for Fall and Winter Weather

The days are getting shorter and with darker evenings and colder weather coming, be prepared.

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Sep 23 2015

How One Woman Learned to Identify and Deal With “Caregiver Burnout”

"It felt like a weight had been lifted off my shoulders," Edie says. "I had some respite - I no longer had to worry as much if my mother was taking her medication or getting enough to eat."


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Sep 22 2015

Stop the Flu in its Tracks!

As the leaves begin to fall, we know flu season is around the corner.

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Sep 22 2015

Survey Results

The results are in from the 2015 Classic LifeCare Employee Survey - and we're happy you're happy!

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Sep 17 2015

Classic LifeCare Smiles for a Good Cause

Supporting Tim Horton's Smile Cookie campaign is tough work, but somebody's got to do it.

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Sep 17 2015

Health Care Hero Saves Classic Client

Classic LifeCare is forever grateful to Health Care Worker Araceli, whose quick actions and fast thinking recently saved a client.

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Sep 16 2015

Small Dose of Private Home Care Goes a Long Way to Alleviate Family Caregiver Distress

Sept. 16, 2015

Vancouver, BC - Arranging just a few hours of private home care per week for a loved one can alleviate stress and help avoid distress in family caregivers, a common problem amongst British Columbia families, according to a new report.

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