Proof of Care Blog

ADP Small Business Grant Contest

Happy Tuesday folks! The Proof of Care team has entered the ADP Small Business Grant Contest that gives our company a chance to win $10,000! The $10,000 would allow Proof of Care to give back to the selfless care providers that give up so much of their lives to come and work for us. We[…]

Caregiver Support at North Shore Community Resources

Have you heard of the Caregiver Support Program? The Caregiver Support Program is located at North Shore Community Resources (located in Capilano Mall), and offers support and information for those providing unpaid care for a friend or family member. They offer a range of services and programs for emotional and practical support. To visit the North[…]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation provides us with helpful information on Breast Cancer. ABOUT BREAST CANCER Breast cancer is a complex disease with no known single cause. In 2015, it is estimated that 25,000 women and 220 men in Canada will be diagnosed with breast cancer, and that 5,000 women and[…]

Flu season – Get your flu shot today

It’s that time of year again.. Proof of Care encourages you to get a flu shot today! Seniors and their caregivers are especially susceptible to the flu. While most family caregivers who are sick tend to keep their senior loved ones at home rather than looking for other help, severe flu seasons can create new challenges for all[…]

Excellence in Care - October 2015

Margarita – Excellence in Care Award – for October, 2015

Proof of Care is transitioning “Caregiver of the Month” to ” Excellence in Care Award “. This month, we are awarding the Excellence of Care Award to one of Proof of Care’s caregivers, Margarita. She has been a part of the POC team since July of 2013. Since then, she has shown commitment, continuously demonstrates professionalism,[…]

Drown a bug, save a life

Drown a Bug, Save a Life with Proof of Care.

  It’s National Infection Control Week! Proof of Care encourages you to promote healthy hand-washing techniques wherever you are. Drown a bug, save a life! This is important especially when providing personal care for our seniors! Keeping hands clean is one of the most important steps we can take to avoid getting sick and spreading[…]

Brain Boosting Recipes for this flu season

It’s flu season! Here are a few easy and quick brain boosting recipes to maintain your healthy diet! In fact, the Alzheimer’s Association describes how brain-healthy foods increase blood flow to the brain, reducing risks for Alzheimer’s disease and helping prevent heart disease and diabetes. What Foods Boost Brain Function? Studies have shown that dark-skinned fruits and[…]

Happy Health Care Assistant Day

Happy Health Care Assistant Day – Proof of Care

Happy Health Care Assistant Day.  Proof of Care kindly donated a coffee-themed gift basket to Capilano University as they celebrate their HCA students tomorrow. Students love their coffee right? Keep an eye out CapU students, you may be the lucky winner!  Stay tuned for more Proof of Care gift baskets – they may be coming[…]

Orphaned Korean sisters reunited decades later

We hope everyone enjoyed their Thanksgiving long weekend.. Here is a story about two sisters who reunited decades later. This is a photo of two sisters who were orphans in Korea, adopted into different families in the United States, and have been reunited after getting hired on the same floor of a southwest Florida hospital.[…]

Happy Thanksgiving from Proof of Care – We are incredibly thankful for you

 Proof of Care is thankful for our caregivers, our seniors, and the local community for the support and love! HAPPY THANKSGIVING! Visit https://www.intermountainhealthcare.org for 10 healthy tips to tackle Thanksgiving. Here are 10 tips to help you tackle Thanksgiving. Start the day off with a modest breakfast. It’s understandable to want to “save up” for[…]