See? This is why we need euthanasia – it’ll get rid of all the old people.
Quebec seniors bear brunt of home-care cuts
In 2003, the Quebec government instituted a policy favouring home care for the elderly and disabled over long-term care institutions, but complaints are growing that the government is not delivering on its commitment.
Provincial ombudsman Raymonde Saint-Germain has found that while Quebec’s home-care policy does not allow the government to deprive anyone of home-care services, some people needing help to remain in their homes are excluded, others have their service reduced, waiting lists are getting longer and caregiver burnout is growing among family members.
“There are not enough resources,” Saint-Germain told The Gazette in a telephone interview explaining the conclusions of her March 30 report, Is home support always the best option? more