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Care For Aging Parents Is Costing Canadians Billions: Study

Caring for aging parents costs Canadians $33 billion a year in direct out-of-pocket expenses and time off work, a new study by CIBC says. The report also says that number will only increase over the next decade, as the share  …read more

Census 2016: Youth in the North, seniors on the Island

Metro Vancouver has most of the working-aged adults, but Whistler tops the list Statistics Canada’s 2016 census data on age shows there are more seniors than children for the first time in Canada. In B.C., the census shows the two groups are concentrated  …read more

Meet Lena, Executive Director of the Office of Patient-Centred Measurement & Improvement

Lena works as the Provincial Executive Director for the Office of Patient-Centred Measurement & Improvement. She has been a part of the project since its infancy and has been vital to leading and supporting the core project team. What do  …read more

We are finished!

As of Friday, April 28th, all resident interviews in all of BC were completed. This is a tremendous feat and one we couldn’t have done without the tireless support of our over 800 volunteers. In the words of Isobel Mackenzie,  …read more

Our Volunteer Interviewers’ Own Experiences

We know our volunteers have just spent the better part of a year asking residents questions about their experience in care. So we thought it might be time to ask the volunteers about their experience conducting these surveys. Here is  …read more

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May 15, 2017
Care For Aging Parents Is Costing Canadians Billions: Study

Caring for aging parents costs Canadians $33 billion a year in direct out-of-pocket expenses and time off work, a new study by CIBC says. The report also says that number will only increase over the next decade, as the share  …read more

May 11, 2017
Census 2016: Youth in the North, seniors on the Island

Metro Vancouver has most of the working-aged adults, but Whistler tops the list Statistics Canada’s 2016 census data on age shows there are more seniors than children for the first time in Canada. In B.C., the census shows the two groups are concentrated  …read more

May 08, 2017
Meet Lena, Executive Director of the Office of Patient-Centred Measurement & Improvement

Lena works as the Provincial Executive Director for the Office of Patient-Centred Measurement & Improvement. She has been a part of the project since its infancy and has been vital to leading and supporting the core project team. What do  …read more