Back in October as the coloured leaves of autumn were preparing the way for the white flakes of winter, leadership teams from across all of our villages were joined by neighbourhood caregivers, family members and a few residents for the annual Schlegel Villages Operational Planning retreat.
Life is full of choices, and making choices can be really hard at times. For me, going to Cheesecake Factory to eat is always a challenge….so many great choices on the menu! But in the big scheme of things, choosing a menu item doesn’t mean a lot and really only affects me.
All examples are taken from the daily lives of the Elders in South Africa. Communicating a sense of wellbeing for people living with dementia who finds it difficult to communicate seems a huge challenge for most Care Partners. How do we
The Eden Alternative Domains of Well-Being™ are an integral piece of creating a life worth living. This week, we are taking a look at the Domain of Identity. Here are some thoughts from Revolutionizing the Experience of Home by Bringing
Video streaming by Ustream In case you missed The Eden Alternative’s presentation at the Pioneer Network Conference yesterday, we got you covered. Check out this presentation covering the Domains of Wellbeing. It’s a great discussion focussing on the needs and
We at The Eden Alternative have spent nearly twenty years thinking about how a life is well lived. The Eden Alternative Domains of Well Being were developed to try to capture the essence of a good life. Identity, Growth, Autonomy,