Parkinson’s Care

As you may now know, Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the 2nd most common neurodegenerative disease in Canada, just behind Alzheimer’s. Daily, 25 Canadians are diagnosed; the majority of whom are over 60 years of age and young onset strikes some in their late teens. Unlike...

Traveling Outside of Manitoba With Private Home Care

As a home care client of Partners for Home and a participant in Manitoba's Self/Family Managed Care Program, I have experienced some things with regards to travel that other families should know. To begin with, if anything is a double edged sword, travel would be it....

The Future of Home Care Services in Manitoba

Did you know in December 2016, the Province of Manitoba issued a detailed 20 year report entitled: Future of Home Care Services in Manitoba? The review was commissioned to help develop a more current and comprehensive Home Care plan for the future, that will help to...

An Introduction to Self and Family Managed Care

Our team understands that it can be difficult to find information about some of Manitoba’s Home Care programs online. We hope that you will find this section of our website informative and a valuable resource to assist you with your and your family’s information...

An Introduction to Home Care Services in Manitoba

Did you know that Home care services were first established in Manitoba in September 1974? As a Manitoban, you should be very proud that it was the first of its kind in the country and is the oldest comprehensive, province-wide, universal service in Canada!...

Enjoy Disability Benefits Canada Offers

Having a form of disability can be difficult, especially for the person afflicted by it. Debilitating ailments which have prolonged effects on a patient can eventually lead to the way how daily activities are carried out by such patients and this, in turn, may affect...

Things to Know about Canada Health Act

Almost everybody knows how the Canadian healthcare system works. Several countries are also envious of this kind of system. But there are some more things that you would most likely need to know when it comes to Canada Health Act, some of which are mentioned below:...

Getting Healthcare at Home Services

It is nowadays difficult to take care of our loved ones who need extra care and attention due to illness and disability. We are often faced with the dilemma between choosing our career to have enough financing for health care at home services or dropping our career...

What Is Disability

Now, we don’t want to get to technical or start throwing a bunch of large medical terms around that most people don’t know unless they are a doctor or actually know someone who personally suffers from that particular medical issue. We want to keep this as simple as we...