H&H News and Blog

H & H Total Care Services shares news and information about our BC residential care, independent living and assisted living communities through our News and Blog page.  Please check back regularly to keep up with our latest news, announcements and blog articles.

The Annual H&H Retreat in Salmon Arm

Jun 16, 2017

The H&H Annual Retreat was a huge success! We had 40 attendees from site leadership and home office positions gather in Salmon Arm, from June 7 to June 9. Our retreat meetings consisted of some very thoughtful and informative presentations. Representatives from each H&H site also shared their operational plans. There was so much opportunity […]

How Assisted Living Prolongs Independence

May 31, 2017

As we get older and further into our senior years, we tend to enjoy our independence and value our autonomy more and more. In order to prolong the independent capabilities of our loved ones, looking into assisted living may be a great option. Assisted living refers to a housing option for seniors in which there […]

What you Should Know About Seniors Home Management Before Making the Decision

Mar 30, 2017

As the population demographics begin to change, more and more British Columbians are facing the decision of having to move a loved one into a nursing home. In order to make the best decision for them – whether they are a parent, in-law, or other family member or friend, it is important to keep well […]

Interior Health awards contract for new residential care beds for the Hamlets at Westsyde

Mar 20, 2017

  Interior Health has awarded a contract for the development of 48 residential care beds in Kamloops to H&H Total Care Services Inc for the Hamlets at Westsyde   “This is another important investment in seniors care for our community and I’m pleased to see the project moving forward,” said Health Minister Terry Lake. “Expansion […]

Managing Care in Assisted Living Facilities

Feb 3, 2017

Adjusting your loved ones to an assisted living facility may take some time to transition. Making a big change in lifestyle can be difficult for seniors yet if they are open to change, will likely enjoy this new phase in their lives. Keeping them socially engaged and accommodating their personal needs are some of the […]

H & H Total Care Services opens The Hamlets at Deer Park

Feb 1, 2017

H&H Total Care Expands into Red Deer February 1st 2017 sees H & H Total Care services move into Red Deer Alberta. We are delighted to announce the opening of The Hamlets at Deer Park – formally known as The Redwoods. “As part of our desire to offer the very best in Independent Living Accommodation […]

Understanding Your Senior Living Options

Jan 10, 2017

As you enter your twilight years, you may be faced with a decision of new living arrangements for yourself or for a loved one. There are a number of different senior living care options, depending on your needs and lifestyle. Independent Living. These are communities for active and healthy seniors that are able to live […]

The Facts & Myths About Seniors Homes

Nov 30, 2016

As the baby boomer generation ages, there is a growing population that will need care and services as they reach age 65 and above. Long-term care refers to the care and services that you will need over a long period of time. This is not necessarily medical care, but it is assistance with life tasks […]

Caregivers: How to Keep Your Support Network Strong

Oct 29, 2016

Transitioning aging loved ones in senior living can be difficult without a community of support. Knowing that the future has changed for your aging parent or family member can be difficult to process alone. As a caregiver, keeping your support network strong is vital for your own continued health and wellness. Keeping perspective and communicating […]

Social Inclusion For Seniors – 5 Ways To Keep Them Connected

Sep 29, 2016

Getting older can be isolating for some, as often times your social circle shrinks as friends move away or pass on. Your loved ones in senior living have the benefits of socializing with others, yet they still may feel isolated at times, depending on the changes that have happened in their life. At the Hamlets, […]