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Feb 16 2015

What Sets Classic Apart as a Home Care Provider?

Classic LifeCare has been providing the finest home care experience for more than 40 years. We treat our clients as people, not patients, and help them live in the moments that matter to them. What makes Classic different from other home care agencies?

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Jan 27 2015

A Look at Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

What is Alzheimer’s disease?

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Jan 22 2015

Using Music Therapy for Healing

Photo by Josh Nudd

Jennifer Buchanan, an Accredited Music Therapist and President of the Canadian Association for Music Therapy, first became interested in music therapy after seeing the effect music had on her grandfather.

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Jan 21 2015

Alive Inside Reveals the Positive Effects of Music Therapy

Alive Inside is a documentary that looks at music’s effect on people with dementia. The documentary, directed by Michael Rossato-Bennett, follows Dan Cohen, founding Executive Director of Music & Memory, as he gives iPods to people with dementia and watches them come to life as they connect with the music.

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Jan 06 2015

British Columbia Brain Injury Association Hosting Fundraising Gala

The British Columbia Brain Injury Association is hosting a fundraising cocktail gala on Thursday February 5, 2015 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Windsor Gallery in Vancouver. 
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Jan 06 2015

Vestibular Problems a Common Complaint for Seniors

Vestibular problems affect many seniors and can increase the risk of falling. Luckily, most vestibular disorders are treatable.

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Dec 16 2014

Anja wins an iPad Mini!

Anja, a Health Care Worker at Classic LifeCare, was driving home after working with a client when she received a voicemail from Classic's education contest telling her she’d won an iPad mini.

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Nov 10 2014

Thelma Shares her Story with Others through Autobiography

By Allison Bain

At 98 years old, Thelma Ruck Keene has had what she calls “an interesting life.” She decided to share her story with others by writing her autobiography, titled The Handkerchief Drawer.

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Nov 03 2014

Classic Academy Courses Help Health Care Worker Learn New Skills

Maria has been working as a Health Care Worker at Classic LifeCare since 1997, but she still hasn’t stopped learning. Maria recently completed all twelve Classic Academy courses to help increase her skill set.

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Oct 31 2014

Classic LifeCare staff celebrating 5, 10 and 15 year milestones

While Classic LifeCare celebrated its 40th anniversary this year, a number of Health Care Workers were recognized for their years of dedicated service.

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