Seniors deserve better home care

Anna Daze sleeps in a single bed tucked in a corner amid family pictures, one of three in a room with curtains the only privacy. There’s nowhere to have a quiet visit with her family; the only place to do a puzzle is a table in a cramped hallway. Her sleep is broken —...

Seniors group calls on province to fix up long-term care homes

he hallways at New Orchard Lodge are very narrow for 89-year-old Anna Dazé’s wheelchair. She shares a bathroom with four other women and she’s sometimes woken at night by a confused roommate with dementia. The facility is an example of one of the many “dismal”...