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.

Featured Partner of the Month: The Calgary Public Library

Featured Partner of the Month: The Calgary Public Library

This month we feature The Calgary Public Library. With the recent opening of the new library downtown Calgary, we want to acknowledge the tremendous service they provide for our city! 

Featured Partner of the Month: Calgary Pilates

Featured Partner of the Month: Calgary Pilates

Every month we are dedicating a blog post to one of our community partners. This month, we introduce Calgary Pilates, one of Calgary’s largest Pilates studios!

The Thanksgiving Investor's Group Annual Alzheimer's Walk & Run

The Thanksgiving Investor's Group Annual Alzheimer's Walk & Run

As Thanksgiving approaches, we need to give ‘thanks’ to those who matter most and help those in need. At Aspen Care, we want to remember our clients and loved ones by participating in the Investor’s Group annual Alzheimer’s Walk & Run. To learn more about the annual Walk & Run, read our blog post and support the cause with us on Thanksgiving Sunday.