Challenges When Moving Your Aging Parent into Your Alberta Home From Out of Province

Challenges When Moving Your Aging Parent into Your Alberta Home From Out of Province

The challenges we face when we move our aging parents from out of province to Alberta.

Long-Term Care

Long-Term Care

Aspen Care provides long-term care services to Calgarians across the city.  Under the category of continuing care, long-term care accommodates patients with complex medical needs who are unable to remain safely at home or in supportive living accommodations alone.

Home Care Services

Home Care Services

Aspen Care offers a variety of services that focus on caregiving for seniors. Our private services reach homes across the city of Calgary. As a boutique home care provider, we give professional and compassionate home care services to fellow Calgarians who are experiencing medical issues due to aging.

Palliative Care

Palliative Care

Palliative care is a form of health-care that assists patients with life-limiting illnesses. It is a multidisciplinary care approach that focuses on providing relief from symptoms, pain, physical and mental stress.

Heart and Stroke Awareness Month

Heart and Stroke Awareness Month

February is Heart and Stroke Awareness Month! We want to spread awareness this month, and remind ourselves to take care of our hearts and heads. Read our latest article that gives tips on how to keep your heart healthy.

Featured Partner of the Month: Alzheimer's Society of Calgary

Featured Partner of the Month: Alzheimer's Society of Calgary

This month we would like to feature the Alzheimer’s Society of Calgary, as our partner of the month!

The Alzheimer's Society of Calgary is a non-profit organization that supports and empowers families affected by the Alzheimer’s or Dementia disease.

Alberta Health Services Defines Abuse in Care and Abuse in the Workplace

Alberta Health Services Defines Abuse in Care and Abuse in the Workplace

There are certain protocols in place on the rare occasion we experience abuse within care. Alberta has created the Protection for Persons in Care Act and Policies for abuse in the workplace.

Featured Partner of the Month: Banbury Crossroads School

Featured Partner of the Month: Banbury Crossroads School

This month we want to feature Banbury Crossroads School. Banbury is a private school located in the Currie Barracks in Calgary. The school offers a self-paced education from grades K-12 and offers a truly kind and nurturing environment.

When Things Go Wrong - Tips on Keeping an Open Communication with Caregivers

When Things Go Wrong  - Tips on Keeping an Open Communication with Caregivers

If you or a loved one is ever faced with deteriorating health conditions, it is important to keep honest and open communication with your health provider. Things can go wrong when issues are avoided or left on the back burner. Read our tips for keeping open communication with your health care providers and how to avoid conflict.