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The Benefits of Gardening for Seniors’ Health at a Port Coquitlam Long-Term Care Home

April 24, 2024

Amid the hustle and bustle of the City of Port Coquitlam lies a hidden outdoor oasis in the privacy of a Tri-Cities long-term care home. Scenery abounds in the Shaughnessy…

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What are the Long-Term Care Services at a Seniors Home in Port Coquitlam?

April 1, 2024

Long-Term Care If your loved one has complex support needs, you might be looking into long-term care (LTC). Long-term care is an essential aspect of seniors’ care, which is why…

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How Technology Can Help Seniors in Port Coquitlam Maintain Connections

April 1, 2024

Addressing Communication Challenges for Seniors In today’s rapidly evolving digital age, seniors living in Port Coquitlam face unique challenges in maintaining meaningful connections with their loved ones and communities. As…

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Why Private Care Homes are a Great Option for Seniors

February 24, 2024

Why are private care homes gaining popularity as a preferred option for seniors and their families? Private care homes offer a unique approach to senior living, providing care and support…

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How Port Coquitlam Seniors Homes Can Support Your Family: Exploring the Benefits of Long-Term Care

February 10, 2024

Moving your senior loved one to a seniors home is an emotional and challenging task. So much so that you may shy away from the thought of ever finding a…

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The Difference between Long-Term Care and Assisted Living in Port Coquitlam

January 27, 2024

Choosing the right living arrangement for your loved one as they age can be a difficult decision. It’s important to understand the distinctions between long term care communities and assisted…

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The Benefits of Long Term Care for Seniors in Port Coquitlam

January 13, 2024

As a Long-Term Care Home, Shaughnessy Seniors Community is committed to providing exceptional care and catering to the diverse needs of its residents with a range of services and amenities…

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How Caregivers Can Help Older Adults Stay Healthy Throughout the Winter

December 20, 2023

When the days get shorter and the weather colder, maintaining a healthy routine can sometimes be difficult, especially for older adults. Caregivers can help older adults maintain their health during…

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How to Create a Joyful Holiday Experience in a Long Term Care Seniors Community

December 20, 2023

As the festive season arrives, it gives us a sense of warmth and cheer. It’s important that we make the experiences for our loved ones in long term care communities…


5 Ways to Create a Comfortable and Cozy Environment in your Assisted Living Facility in Port Coquitlam

December 15, 2023

Moving into an assisted living community in Port Coquitlam can be a significant transition for your loved one. Making their living space more personalized with familiar items is a great…

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Loved-one Awaiting Assisted Living in Port Coquitlam? Here are 4 Coping Strategies For Caregivers During This Stressful Time

December 15, 2023

Is your loved one awaiting care in an assisted living facility in Port Coquitlam area? We understand the stress that comes with taking full-time care of your loved one without…

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Activities to do with your Loved One Upon Waiting for Long-Term Care

October 24, 2023

The process of getting your loved one into a long-term care facility can often be a long wait. It is important to find a way to entertain and uplift your…

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5 Ways to Prioritise Self-Care and Wellness For Your Loved One at their Long-Term Care Home in Coquitlam

October 10, 2023

As the leaves change and the air gets colder, we know that the fall season is upon us. The fall season is a great time to focus on self-care and…


4 Tips to Keep Your Loved Ones Safe This Fall

September 26, 2023

The fall time is always a beautiful season; however, it comes with its own unique challenges for seniors. With the weather, temperatures, and conditions changing in the fall, it is…

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Preparing for Flu Season in Long-Term Care Homes

September 16, 2023

Preparing for flu season in a long-term care home is essential to protect your loved ones and other residents from viruses and their potential health complications. Follow along as we…

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How to Stay Connected and Engaged with Loved Ones in Long-Term Care Homes

August 24, 2023

When your loved one moves into a long-term care home like Shaughnessy Seniors Community, in Port Coquitlam you can be assured that they are receiving top of the line care,…

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Promoting Meaningful Activities and Social Interaction in Long-Term Care

August 17, 2023

Long-term care homes like Shaughnessy Seniors Community in Port Coquitlam play a crucial role in providing a safe and supportive environment for older adults who require continuous care and assistance. …

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What are the Benefits of Moving Into a Long-Term Care Home?

July 27, 2023

Moving into a long-term care home in Port Coquitlam can be one of the best things you can do for your loved one. Long-term care homes not only provide a…

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5 Ways to Promote Positivity with Aging Loved Ones

July 13, 2023

As our loved ones age and are going through major life changes such as declining health, the loss of friends and other loved ones, they may become more vulnerable to…

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What is the Difference Between Long Term Care and a Retirement Community

June 29, 2023

Almost one in five Canadians are 65 and older, meaning seniors are the highest proportions of individuals in the country. In the coming years and decades there will be an…

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June is Elder Abuse Awareness Month: Here is How The Shaughnessy Team Works to Prevent Residence Abuse and Neglect

June 15, 2023

Elder abuse is tough for many to discuss with their loved ones; however, it is a very important topic to tackle. Elder abuse can be perpetuated by a stranger, a…

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While You are Waiting to Get your Loved One into a Long Term Care Home, Here are 5 Older Adult Care Tips

May 18, 2023

As our loved ones age, there may come a time when they require additional care and support beyond what can be provided for them at home. While waiting for a…

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Packing List for Moving Your Loved One into a Long Term Care Home

May 10, 2023

Are you moving a loved one into a long term care home soon? This is a big step in their life and to make it as easy as possible, we…

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When Is It Time to Move Your Parent Into A Long Term Care Home?

April 24, 2023

The decision to transition a parent into long term care home is never easy. It can come with heavy emotions and often feels difficult to know if you’re making the…

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Assisted Living vs. Long-Term Care: What’s the Difference?

April 14, 2023

Aging is a part of life, and sometimes this can come with limitations or new challenges to face. If you or a loved one are beginning to need additional support,…

Questions to Ask When You Are Looking for Long Term Care for A Parent

5 Questions to Ask When You Are Looking for Long Term Care for A Parent

March 23, 2021

Deciding to pursue long term care for a parent is often no easy feat. If you have recently done so, it’s worth giving yourself a pat on the back and…

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How to Take Care of Yourself During the Process of Transitioning Your Loved One to a Care Home

March 16, 2021

If your family member has reached a point in their life where they need long term care, you might be considering moving them into a care home like Shaughnessy Seniors…