Authors of Menno Place

When We Need Each Other to Make it Through

One in five Canadians aged 45 and older are providing some form of care for seniors living with long-term health problems. A quarter of all family caregivers are seniors themselves; more than 200,000 are older than 75.

Long Love - Lessons from 60+ years of Wedded Bliss

It’s February again and the calendar is telling us that it is time for you to celebrate the love of your life. Since the 15th century, Saint Valentine’s Day has been a day set aside as a day in which lovers show their love for each other. Working among seniors, I have a front seat to witness “long-love” – marriages that have reached the 60 year anniversary milestone.