Lianas Services Personal Stories – Smooth Transition to a Senior Community after Experiencing Physical Health Challenges

“Lianas was like a beacon in the storm or a lighthouse on the shore. Starting this process, we were stressed and overwhelmed. Ms. D. was vulnerable, nervous and very reluctant to move. The Lianas team provided us with peace of mind from the very first call. We had a strong level of comfort knowing that we were…

What is Long Term Care Insurance?

Clients have asked us about long term care insurance.  I reached out to our friends at Sunlife to provide us a little insight.  Jay Lafave, a Sunlife Financial Security Advisor, was kind enough to provide the following information. Long term care services address the health, social and personal care needs of individuals who have lost…

Finding the Right Senior Community for A Loved One with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

The Alzheimer’s Society in Canada reports that in 2011, 747,000 Canadians were living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias – that’s 14.9 per cent of Canadians 65 and older. By 2031, if nothing changes in Canada, this figure will increase to 1.4 million. We typically associate old age with the fragility of the physical body, but what…