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Music therapy brings seniors, children together at Comox Valley Seniors Village

Thursday, January 30th, 2020

When Kelly Romeril, therapeutic recreation manager at the Comox Valley Seniors Village contacted music studio owners, Jeff and Amie Webster, to inquire about working together to connect Comox Valley Kindermusik students with “Grandfriends” at the local seniors’ residence, the answer was a resounding “Yes!” Read the full article in the Comox Valley Record.

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How Seniors Can Beat The Winter Blues!

Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

How Seniors Can Beat The Winter Blues!   Did you know that up to 20 per cent of Canadian seniors experience some form of seasonal affective disorder (SAD)? Sometimes called the winter blues, SAD is a recognized form of depression that’s thought to be related to the shorter days and lack of sunlight during the […]

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Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: Dispelling Common Myths

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: Dispelling Common Myths January is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month in Canada. Because of our ongoing work with the Alzheimer’s Society of British Columbia, this event is close to our hearts here at Retirement Concepts. Did you know that over 700,000 Canadians live with Alzheimer’s disease and that 25,000 more people are diagnosed with […]

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