Introducing Home Care Provider Payroll & Tax Management by HeartPayroll [For Canadian Employers]
Home Care Provider Tax & Payroll

Introducing Home Care Provider Payroll & Tax Management by HeartPayroll [For Canadian Employers]

by Craig Sutton  •  October 24, 2016
Would you like a service that manages the payroll of your caregiver for you? Of course! Fortunately, this is where HeartPayroll, CareGuide’s payroll and tax service for Canadian households, comes in. HeartPayroll stemmed from a growing need within the caregiving industry and emerged as the most affordable solution to helping households become legal employers. Let’s take a look at how HeartPayroll simplifies the task of becoming an employer after you hire an in-home care provider.
Read More
How to Make Your Home Fall Proof With 8 Simple Tips
Safety

How to Make Your Home Fall Proof With 8 Simple Tips

by Martha Scully  •  September 23, 2016
Falls are a serious issue for seniors. While the average person can have a fall and recover almost instantly, a simple fall can have grave consequences for seniors. Falls can lead to broken bones, can cause head injuries, and a fall incident can make you fearful of falling and impact your quality of life going forward. It’s important to take proactive steps to help prevent falls before they happen.
Read More
Baby Boomers: Should You Invest in a Medical Alarm?
Safety

Baby Boomers: Should You Invest in a Medical Alarm?

by Martha Scully  •  September 21, 2016
According to Seniors’ Falls in Canada, it’s estimated that 20-30% of seniors have a fall each year. Add to this the many instances of seniors requiring emergency assistance, and it’s clear that having access to help at all times is important for the wellbeing of the elderly. Are you doing everything you can to care for and protect yourself? Many seniors are investing in medical alarms to ensure they are protected at all times. Here's why.
Read More
Adult Day Care Centers? 4 Good Reasons You Should Consider One
Choosing Senior Care

Adult Day Care Centers? 4 Good Reasons You Should Consider One

by Clarke Illmatical  •  August 12, 2016
As your parents get older, you’re considering practical options for their long-term well-being. Due to sicknesses and deteriorating health, many senior citizens are no longer able to take care of themselves. You’re considering a nursing home, but you have some reservations about the quality of service and the cost of placing your family member in a facility full time. What are your options? Have you considered adult day care center? In this article, we’ll take a look at some reasons...
Read More
4 Simple Travel Tips Every Senior Should Know

4 Simple Travel Tips Every Senior Should Know

by Craig Sutton  •  June 30, 2016
With the arrival of summer people everywhere are gearing up to go on vacation. Although fun, traveling can stress out the best of us. For older people especially, traveling can be a major source of anxiety. Whether you are looking to travel domestically or abroad, for a short time or for several weeks, follow these guidelines to ensure a safe vacation.
Read More
College After Retirement? Encouraging Facts That Will Make You Want To Enroll!

College After Retirement? Encouraging Facts That Will Make You Want To Enroll!

by Craig Sutton  •  June 17, 2016
A number of senior citizens in the United States are choosing to return to college in their golden years. They’re not only seeking education, but many seek a healthier lifestyle. A number of colleges are offering courses that cater to the over 50 crowd, some are even free! In this article, we’ll look at ways many baby boomers are creating alternate retirement lifestyles, attending colleges classes and settling down on college campuses.
Read More