Resources

Seniors and Heat Waves: How to Stay Safe

Too much heat is not safe for anyone, but it is especially unsafe for older adults. It is important for seniors to take precautions to protect themselves during the hot summer months.

  • Long term care at home - it's possible

    Long term care is a process, not a destination. Even Ontario’s Independent Long-Term Care Commission Report highlighted home care as a preferred alternative to facility-based living.

  • Tips for practicing self-care

    During difficult or busy times, it is important to remember to prioritize your mental and physical health. One of the best ways to ensure that you are taking care of yourself is by practicing self-care.

  • Seniors need support to stay safe, stay active, stay connected

    The theme for Seniors Month in Ontario this year was “Stay safe, active and connected” as designated by the Ministry of Seniors. It's a year of change, hardship and uncertainty for seniors, but also the incredible resilience, courage and determination shown by this generation in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Seniors’ Month: Stay safe, active and connected

    We at Seniors for Seniors look forward to Seniors’ Month every year. It is a special time where we celebrate our seniors for the significant place that they hold in our lives. This year the theme for Seniors’ Month is “stay safe, active and connected.”

  • Marie is our May Employee of the Month!

    Seniors for Seniors chose Marie Rawson to be May's Employee of the Month. Marie is a loyal and dedicated employee who can always be counted on. Clients at the Kingston branch request her because they know that she is talented and competent. Marie goes above and beyond what is expected of her role as a senior companion.

  • Spectrum Health Care Statement on COVID-19

    The health and well-being of our patients, their families and our staff is our top priority. Spectrum Health Care is following the guidance of Public Health Ontario as it relates to the management of COVID-19.

  • Spectrum Spotlight: Palliative Care Nurse Katarina Bvoc Berta

    This spring we profiled one of our very special nurses who works with our dedicated and recognized Palliative Care Team: Katarina Bvoc Berta.

  • A big thank you to all nurses!

    Now more than ever, the pandemic reminds us of the importance of nurses. Nurses are the ones who answer the call every day and for every patient.

  • Spectrum Health Care named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

    Spectrum Health Care was recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation.