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ElderWise Family Resources

Is your family facing the issues and challenges of advancing age? It can feel like being parachuted into a foreign country without any trip research, phrase books or local contact.How do do start exploring and navigating this new territory?

As you feel the impact of changes in health, living arrangements, or increased need for support, are old or new relationship issues also surfacing? Do you know how to cope...and how to get help? 

Start by gathering information. You might need knowledg about navigating the health care system, making changes to current living arrangements or arranging for more care
 We'll help you save time in your information search.

Once you've gathered facts, you'll have to weigh options and build a plan. What roles will each of your family members play? How will you have  sensitive conversations  and arrive at results and solutions that work for everyone?

Unsure of your answers ?
Read more about our coaching services.

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Programs for Families 

ElderWise Family Coaching addresses the informational, emotional and relationship issues surrounding the changes your family is going through. An experienced ElderWise Coach is your confidant, sounding board, mentor and guide.

Our coaching sessions help you build a positive framework for evaluating your family's situation, and provide practical tools and strategies for you to implement at your own pace.

Coaching options include one-on-one consultations and family meetings. We can meet with you face-to-face in a private, confidential setting or offer this support via a combination of personal meetings, telephone and e-mail.

This soft-cover book is your All-Canadian Resource!
Your Aging Parents (2nd edition):
Arriving at Shared Solutions for Housing, Health and Relationships

"Your Aging Parents is comprehensive, easy to read, and holds a lot of very practical information.

Too often, I see families with aging parents dealing with strained relationships and crisis situations.

I wish every family would read this book -- before the crisis."

Dr. Peter Meiring, Geriatric Physician

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