Seniors/Aging News

Deh Cho MLA envisions 'homecare units' for isolated seniors

The MLA for the Deh Cho region of the Northwest Territories says he would like to see an expansion of homecare services to accommodate isolated communities such as Kakisa,where elders are pleading for such help. Many seniors in the territory would rather stay in their communities than go to long-term care facilities, Michael Nadli told CBC News, and one possible solution would be "homecare units…