Connecting your circle of care

By Donna Thomson Today, my family uses technology to coordinate our son’s complex care in the community, but it wasn’t always so. Nicholas is 26...

Caring for a medically complex child

By Lisa Levin One sunny cold day in February 1997, I was sitting in the obstetrician’s waiting room cradling my beautiful baby girl, and waiting...

A caring heart gets her just reward

Moosa Ismail was a people person. The South African-born grandfather loved to dance and have fun. “He was quite a character,” says his daughter-in-law,...

What are your strengths as a caregiver?

By Natalie Strouth Are you aware of your individual caregiver strengths? What about your internal resources? What is your greatest strength as a family...

Smart snacking strategies

By Amanda Laird Nutritious snacks are integral to a healthy nutrition program. Healthy snacks will keep your energy up and your blood sugar balanced between...

Event and venue accessibility checklist

By Kate Grainger Summer is a busy time for outdoor events such as festivals, markets, and concerts. For family caregivers and the people they care...