Perspectives on moving to long-term care

J.B. Orange and Jessica Young, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Western University
2019 – ongoing

Background

This study explores the transition to long-term care from the perspective of both the person moving into care and their family caregiver. The goal is to discover ways to improve support for persons with dementia and their families. Interviews with new families to McCormick Home were conducted over a two-month period.

Findings

The interviews are complete and data analysis is underway.


If you have any questions, please contact Steve Crawford, CEO, McCormick Care Group, at 519-432-2648 ext. 2319, or by e-mail at scrawford@mccormickcare.ca