Are you a caregiver? Help friends and loved ones with these tips

Wife helping with Husband's recover.

Did you know that over eight million Canadians provide care to a chronically ill or disabled friend or loved one?

Providing care can mean preparing meals, accompanying a person to an appointment and helping with bathing and dressing.

Today marks the start of Canadian Patient Safety, and with that in mind, we’re happy to share great resources for family caregivers and clients from the Canadian Patient Safety Institute.

You can also check out the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s guide to falls prevention here.

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