Posts Tagged "Guest Blog"

The Eden Alternative in The UK

This post comes to us courtesy of Eden Alternative UK & Ireland. Mt Ephraim, a Greensleeves home, has built on their excellent start to their implementation of the Eden Alternative and in the last two years has taken it to

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The Language Of Care Is Universal

The Eden Alternative first crossed the border to Canada over 16 years ago. Bill Thomas recognized early on that no matter where you are in the world, if care is based on the medical, institutional model you will find loneliness,

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Jen Quinones Writes: Lost in a world of Alzheimer's

Today I was thinking about the first person I ever met with Alzheimer’s. She would come to my office everyday looking for work, and would leave apologizing for something that occurred when she was a child. That was 14 years

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Carol DuMond Stryker Guest Blogs: Will your dead body go out with the trash?

Recently, I spoke with 2 older adults who were active in the planning the design for a new urban Green House Home. One expressed concern that there needed to be an extra elevator for transportation of utility carts and people

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