President of The Eden Alternative urges policy makers to rethink how we care for the elderly

Saskatoon Morning

The legendary actress Bette Davis has been quoted as saying "getting old is not for sissies." She was right. Aging comes with a lot of challenges. Jill Vitale-Aussem is the president and ceo of The Eden Alternative. It is a company that has developed a series of principles for the care of the elderly. Those are practised by several care homes in Saskatoon, including the Sherbrooke Community Centre. Jill spoke with Saskatoon Morning's Jennifer Quesnel.

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