Solutions

This page is a listing of proven solutions and government programs available to address policy challenges. 

Home First - NB

From the NB Department of Social Development: "Home First is a series of innovative approaches and initiatives to support seniors to live in their own homes and continue to be part of their communities. To support you and your family, the Government of New Brunswick would like to help identify available services in your community and discuss ways for you to maintain a healthy, active and independent lifestyle."  Visit the government of New Brunswick Social Development site to find out more. 

Behavioural Support Ontario (BSO)

From the Seniors care network site: " 

Trained health professionals and programming helping older people with responsive behaviours 

Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO) is focused on helping older people with responsive behaviours associated with cognitive impairments due to complex mental health, addictions, dementia, or other neurological conditions and their caregivers. BSO exists to enhance services for seniors providing them with the right care, at the right time and in the right place (at home, in long-term care or elsewhere)." Visit the Seniors care network site to find out more.