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In the last 50 years, advances in the field of medicine have helped our understanding of the prevention, diagnosis and management of physical disease. The result? People are living longer as the average life expectancy in Canada is now 82 years of age.
Through the generosity of The Vic Foundation's endowment fund supporters, more than 200 staff at Victoria Hospital and ACCESS Fort Garry attended educational workshops with world-renowned dementia care educator Teepa Snow.
During his teen years, Justin escaped a home environment filled with psychological and physical abuse. Somehow, he managed to remain in school. During his senior year, his teacher Tom discovered he had no secure home and he suffered from acute anxiety and depression.