The Importance of Having Culturally Appropriate Elder Care

It is very common for seniors to be admitted to long term care homes that don’t provide them with the cultural relevance they need in order to feel completely comfortable in their new environment. Many of these seniors feel isolated and uneasy about living in a home that is culturally inappropriate. Many of their cultural customs, rituals and traditions simply aren’t being addressed.

Listen to their stories on CBC radio here:

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/outintheopen/ageing-1.4313239/why-culturally-appropriate-elder-care-matters-1.4313383

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