Our Impact

Aging at Home
ER Avoidance
Care Coordination & Navigation
Cognitive Health
Caregiver Support
Falls Prevention

Creating a virtual village for caregivers

Baycrest research assistant Chanile Vines knows what it’s like to care for a loved one with dementia. She remembers how disoriented she felt adjusting to her new role as a caregiver when her late grandmother...

Simplifying dementia care through technology

As more and more Canadians live with dementia, they’re being treated in multiple locations and by multiple healthcare providers. For patients and caregivers, understanding each set of medical instructions can...

Virtual reality and dementia care

Imagine walking into a long-term care facility where residents living with dementia have access to headsets that immerse them into a peaceful forest. This reality might not be that far off. Some hospitals are...

Bringing the power of play to dementia care

Who says playing is just for children? Adults can benefit from a dose of creativity and fun as well. That’s the philosophy behind Play Intervention for Dementia (PID), a strategy developed by University of...