Day: August 2, 2017

Q & A: Ann Marie Leijen on what quality of life means to her

Ann Marie Leijen knows through years of caregiving experience that quality of life is variable, subjective, and unsustainable without constant effort. Chair of BCCPA’s Quality Improvement Committee, Leijen believes research-backed methods and a hands-on approach have helped her improve quality of life for residents at her care homes. From reducing anti-psychotics use to adopting alternative […]

Manager of Public Affairs Rebecca Morris visits Elim Village

Assisted living is an important component of the continuum of care as it helps seniors age in their community, while receiving the support they need to remain as independent as possible. The BC Care Providers Association is committed to advocating for our members who are providing this critical service across the province, especially as legislation […]