We don’t plan to have sick parents, or be diagnosed with Alzheimer's, or have a stroke, or be injured in a fall,
but these things happen. What would you do if it were your parent or spouse - or even yourself?
Do you know what you need to know about coping with age-related life issues?
These information sessions will equip you with the tools you need to answer these questions.

Seminars & Workshops

Employees Learn:

Why age-related life planning is important, whether you’re in your forties or close to retirement
What to expect and how to prepare when you need to rely on others to help you Information you need to be prepared
How to avoid the stress and time away from work due to crisis management when caring for an ailing spouse or parents

HR Management, Employers, & Owners Learn:

To recognize employees experiencing caregiver stress
How a seniors’ advocate supports employees
How to get administrative support with seniors’ benefits and forms

Who Should Attend? Gen Xers and Baby Boomers

Employees Age 40 and Up

40/70 Rule. There's a good chance that if you are age 40, your parents are nearing age 70.
At this age, your parents or spouses often start needing support.
How will that evolve for you and your family?

Employees Nearing Retirement

These workshops, and a private consultation, will help you strategize the evolution of your life when you decide to slow down

Help avoid a crisis by preparing for support so you can live with dignity and grace and have the quality of life you expect

HR Management and Owners

Employees who are caregivers suffer stress, illness, and time away from work
and are costing companies in Canada an estimated $16 billion a year
Learn to better support your employees in managing their work/life demands

Barb Kirby, CPCA, is an Advocate, Consultant, and Navigator trained with the  American Association of Dementia Practitioners
and Seniors Services Society for  housing. She has a Certificate in Values-Based Leadership from Royal Roads University
and certificates in Advocacy and Seniors Residential Care with PovNet. Barb has 15 years’ experience as a family caregiver
and chaired family council in residential care for 7 years and chaired Advocates for Care Reform. Barb is the founder of SeniorsAdvocate● ca
and the Vancouver Regional Mentor at BC Community Response Networks.

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Book now for a private, 2-hour, personal consultation in order to begin assessing what you need to consider when planning for later life. We cover topics such as family and professional support systems, aging in place, financial viability, health and well being, legal and end of life reviews and much more. Where ever the conversation leads us, we touch on your thoughts and concerns.
Let us assist you!


Seniors Advocate - Barb Kirby
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
(604) 767-4994