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Relationships are at the heart of how we care. From stretching and conditioning to Tai Chi and Storytelling Club, see how our Therapeutic Recreationists are helping members find moments of connection.

We also host regular performances and virtual tours with exciting partners like the Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO), Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), TOLive! and more

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We’re featured in the Toronto Star! Watch now

Relationships are at the heart of how we care. From stretching and conditioning to Tai Chi and Storytelling Club, see how our Therapeutic Recreationists are helping members find moments of connection.

We also host regular performances and virtual tours with exciting partners like the Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO),Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), TOLive! and more

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SOCIAL RECREATION

OUR MEMBERS HAVE UNLIMITED ACCESS TO NEARLY 40 HOURS OF LIVE PROGRAMMING, 7 DAYS/WEEK –
YOU CHOOSE WHEN AND HOW OFTEN YOU JOIN, TO SUIT YOUR SCHEDULE

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CAREGIVER SUPPORTS

BUILD SKILLS AND INSPIRE CONFIDENCE WITH THE RIGHT GUIDANCE, AT THE RIGHT TIME
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Caregiving 101

A virtual education series for new and veteran caregivers facilitated by social workers and occupational therapists.
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Personalized Counselling

Baycrest’s team of dementia and geriatric experts will curate solution focused and individualized online support for caregivers.
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Virtual Home Safety Assessment

An in-depth home safety assessment facilitated by a registered Occupational Therapist with detailed recommendations for optimizing independence and safety in the home.
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Online Group Therapy

This Psychotherapeutic group is designed to support either spouses or adult children caregivers facilitated by a Masters level social worker.
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Caregiving 101

A virtual education series for new and veteran caregivers facilitated by social workers and occupational therapists.
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Personalized Counselling

Baycrest’s team of dementia and geriatric experts will curate solution focused and individualized online support for caregivers.
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Virtual Home Safety Assessment

An in-depth home safety assessment facilitated by a registered Occupational Therapist.
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Online Group Therapy

This Psychotherapeutic group is designed to support either spouses or adult children caregivers facilitated by a Masters level social worker.

FEATURED CONTENT

NEW AND NOTEWORTHY RESOURCES TO SUPPORT YOUR JOURNEY TO BETTER AGING
Inviting Caregivers to an 8-week Art-Making Group with Baycrest@Home and Making Art Making Change (MAMC)

“Shared Expressions: A Conversation Amongst Caregivers” is an opportunity for caregivers of older adults to explore your creative side through the making of an art book in a supportive space, guided by professional artists. No art background is needed, just your imagination and curiosity. Sessions take place online each Wednesday from January 11 to March 1, 2023.

 

To inquire about your eligibility for this free workshop:

CLICK HERE
Learn to Care with Confidence: Caregiver Education Yuliya Goloida – Baycrest@Home’s Featured Speaker at this year’s Caregiver Show 2022

Our Monthly Education Series for New and Veteran Caregivers

Join Social Worker, Dementia Coach and Caregiving 101 Facilitator Yuliya Goloida to learn the fundamentals of caring for someone living with dementia. Designed for spouses and adult children of older adults experiencing cognitive changes, participants of this course have opportunity to share and connect with others in similar situations; get tailored recommendations and resources, as well as clinical guidance to support their own unique experiences. The last four-week, eight-session course of 2022 runs from December 6th-29th. For more information, or to save your spot,
VISIT
Caregiver Support Groups - Reserve your spot January 2023
Baycrest@Home (B@H) social workers and geriatric specialists will lead a series of online group therapy sessions beginning in January 2023. The following three sessions will be offered: “Young-Onset and Frontotemporal Dementia Support Group” for family caregivers of a partner or parent diagnosed with FTD or Young-Onset Alzheimer’s disease under the age of 65; “Spouses and the Changing Relationship” – a series focused on learning to effectively manage stress and burnout, while strengthening coping skills and increasing knowledge about caring for a spouse or partner with dementia; and “Adult Children and the Changing Relationship”, which brings together daughters and sons of someone living with dementia to share advice, experiences and support. 

Each course will feature weekly sessions and runs for eight weeks. For more information, or to inquire about a specific support group,

VISIT
Ask Us Anything! We’ll Answer Your Questions about Caring for Someone with Dementia

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 30TH, 2022 @7PM

Join Social Worker and Dementia Coach, Yuliya Goloida, for our free info session on “Caregiving 101”: a monthly paid education series focused on learning to care for someone living with dementia.

Yuliya will introduce course topics like: communication at every stage of dementia, how to equip your home for safety, managing medications and more. Stay for Q&A to have your specific questions answered by our experts in geriatric health.

Registration is free.

More Fall dates and information available here
SIGN UP HERE
Our Director, Simon Cheesman at Baycrest@Home was interviewed by Marc Saltzman on his “Tech Talk” podcast.

Hear how an innovation team at our hospital is creating instant access – and social connection – for older adults aging in their homes: connecting clients to Baycrest’s counselling and education services, a recreation program and live classes. Powered by 100 years of clinical expertise in Alzheimer’s and dementia care, enabled by simple technology.

LISTEN HERE
Caregiver Webinar Series: Inclusive Caregiving for 2SLGBTQ+ older adults

Join Yuliya Goloida in conversation with featured panelists: Tom Warner, author and Chair of Senior Pride Network; speaker and transactivist Shoshana Pellman and John Vigna, Social Worker and Educator. Participants will gain a more in-depth awareness and understanding of 2SLGBTQ+ elders and seniors and our unique life experiences, issues, concerns and needs.

WATCH NOW
Inviting Caregivers to an 8-week Art-Making Group with Baycrest@Home and Making Art Making Change (MAMC)

“Shared Expressions: A Conversation Amongst Caregivers” is an opportunity for caregivers of older adults to explore your creative side through the making of an art book in a supportive space, guided by professional artists. No art background is needed, just your imagination and curiosity. Sessions take place online each Wednesday from January 11 to March 1, 2023.

To inquire about your eligibility for this free workshop:

CLICK HERE
Learn to Care with Confidence: Caregiver Education Yuliya Goloida – Baycrest@Home’s Featured Speaker at this year’s Caregiver Show 2022
Join Social Worker, Dementia Coach and Caregiving 101 Facilitator Yuliya Goloida to learn the fundamentals of caring for someone living with dementia. Designed for spouses and adult children of older adults experiencing cognitive changes, participants of this course have opportunity to share and connect with others in similar situations; get tailored recommendations and resources, as well as clinical guidance to support their own unique experiences. The last four-week, eight-session course of 2022 runs from December 6th-29th. For more information, or to save your spot,
VISIT
Caregiver Support Groups - Reserve your spot January 2023
Baycrest@Home (B@H) social workers and geriatric specialists will lead a series of online group therapy sessions beginning in January 2023. The following three sessions will be offered: “Young-Onset and Frontotemporal Dementia Support Group” for family caregivers of a partner or parent diagnosed with FTD or Young-Onset Alzheimer’s disease under the age of 65; “Spouses and the Changing Relationship” – a series focused on learning to effectively manage stress and burnout, while strengthening coping skills and increasing knowledge about caring for a spouse or partner with dementia; and “Adult Children and the Changing Relationship”, which brings together daughters and sons of someone living with dementia to share advice, experiences and support. 

Each course will feature weekly sessions and runs for eight weeks. For more information, or to inquire about a specific support group,

VISIT
Ask Us Anything! We’ll Answer Your Questions about Caring for Someone with Dementia

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 30TH, 2022 @ 7PM EST

Join Social Worker and Dementia Coach, Yuliya Goloida, for our free info session on “Caregiving 101”: a monthly paid education series focused on learning to care for someone living with dementia.

Yuliya will introduce course topics like: communication at every stage of dementia, how to equip your home for safety, managing medications and more. Stay for Q&A to have your specific questions answered by our experts in geriatric health.

Registration is free.

SIGN UP HERE
More Fall dates and information available here
Our Director, Simon Cheesman at Baycrest@Home was interviewed by Marc Saltzman on his “Tech Talk” podcast.

Hear how an innovation team at our hospital is creating instant access – and social connection – for older adults aging in their homes: connecting clients to Baycrest’s counselling and education services, a recreation program and live classes. Powered by 100 years of clinical expertise in Alzheimer’s and dementia care, enabled by simple technology.

LISTEN HERE
Caregiver Webinar Series: Inclusive Caregiving for 2SLGBTQ+ older adults

Join Yuliya Goloida in conversation with featured panelists: Tom Warner, author and Chair of Senior Pride Network; speaker and transactivist Shoshana Pellman and John Vigna, Social Worker and Educator. Participants will gain a more in-depth awareness and understanding of 2SLGBTQ+ elders and seniors and our unique life experiences, issues, concerns and needs.

WATCH NOW

ABOUT BAYCREST

Baycrest@Home is built on your trust in our expertise. Baycrest is a global leader in aging and brain health. Through our extensive programs and services, we’re working to defeat dementia and pave the way for better aging.

We offer unmatched experience and breadth in geriatric residential living, healthcare, research, innovation and education, accumulated over more than 100 years.

Baycrest envisions a world where every older adult can realize their potential throughout the aging journey and experience a life of purpose, inspiration and fulfilment.

ABOUT BAYCREST

Baycrest@Home is built on your trust in our expertise. Baycrest is a global leader in aging and brain health. Through our extensive programs and services, we’re working to defeat dementia and pave the way for better aging.

We offer unmatched experience and breadth in geriatric residential living, healthcare, research, innovation and education, accumulated over more than 100 years.

Baycrest envisions a world where every older adult can realize their potential throughout the aging journey and experience a life of purpose, inspiration and fulfilment.

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