Shylo Nursing and Home Healthcare has been recognized as the leader in Home Health Care and Home Nursing services on the North Shore and Lower Mainland since 1980. We are a well-established and reputable Home Health Care agency; our Caregiver and Nursing services are available to private clients in the community, as well as clients in Acute Care hospitals and Assisted Living or Long Term Care facilities.
If you are looking for a Caregiver in Vancouver, we are your company; we can bring our Care Services to you whether you require Home Care in the community, or you want us to bring our Senior Care to your Nursing Home.
Shylo has prevailed for thirty years thanks to the dedication of our staff to delivering quality home care services. To learn more about Home Care or review what Health Care services you might be eligible for, please contact us to discuss your health care options.
"I contracted Shylo to provide in home 24 hour care for my mother from Dec 2007 to her death in November 2010. My mother had serious and complex health issues during this time but thanks to the extraordinary care by all members of the Shylo team my mother survived years longer than doctors predicted". Mrs. M. M. 2011
“Shylo Nursing has provided me with a sense of absolute care for my parent, knowing that she is well taken care of around the clock, 365 days a year, that her daily life and routines are met with compassion and understanding by the staff. I would without hesitation recommend Shylo Nursing to anyone who finds themselves in the need of their particular services, knowing full well that they will provide the best possible care for a loved one”. Mr. R. S. 2010
"You all do an incredibly difficult job with grace and complete professionalism. You're all so enthusiastic and caring, you really are angels sent from heaven". Mr. A. A. 2009
"All of your girls went above and beyond the call of duty during the months they cared for my wife. You're a credit to your profession". Mr. T. B. 2003
"You guys are the best, I'll recommend you to all of my friends". Mrs M. B. 1999
"I have received sympathy cards from all of the Nurses who attended to Pat. Please let them know that their many kindnesses and dedication has not been forgotten". Mr. W. W. 1985
RECENT TWEETS FROM SHYLO NURSING:
14-JUN-2013: Today is Blood Donor Day! Did you know one donation can save up to 3 lives? Learn more about how you can help here: http://ow.ly/lYukI
05-JUN-2013: June is Brain Injury Awareness Month! Visit the Brain Injury Association of Canada for info http://ow.ly/lHJtt http://ow.ly/i/2hile
31-MAY-2013: Fill up that water bottle! Check out all the great health benefits of drinking enough water! http://ow.ly/i/2f5NU
24-MAY-2013: Check out this article: Independent Living ranks Highest with Older Seniors http://www.seniorlivingmag.com/articles/2012/05/independent-living-ranks-highest-with-older-seniors
23-MAY-2013: Very interesting piece from CTV discussing the link between Vitamin B12 and dementia. http://www.ctvnews.ca/vitamin-b12-deficiency-may-lead-to-cognitive-problems-1.702874
22-MAY-2013: Great article in Prevention Magazine on 10 Ways You're Wrecking Your Immune System http://ow.ly/liNKL
17-MAY-2013: Did you know we offer free home care assessments where we evaluate your needs? Contact us here for yours: http://shylonursing.ca/contact
14-MAY-2013: May is Celiac Disease Awareness Month! Do you or anyone you know feel better eating #glutenfree? #celiacdisease http://ow.ly/i/24XHU
09-MAY-2013: Did you know that according to a study published in the Canadian Media Association Journal, Home Care lowers the number of deaths
15-APR-2013: ER wait times at five Metro Vancouver hospitals available on line at http://www.edwaittimes.ca
14-APR-2013: Take caution when combining migraine medications and antidepressants. Learn more http://mayocl.in/YSJG4O
12-FEB-2013: #bellletstalk. Do your part and speak up for mental health!
30-JAN-2013: If you have mobility challenges & are looking to make your home safer, we recommend u call Trudy http://tinyurl.com/bjfn3jh pic.twitter.com/PeyQYtHN
19-JAN-2013: Radio personality Andy Barrie talks about his experience with Parkinson disease & how exercise improves quality of life http://tinyurl.com/a8xk89
04-JAN-2013: IT’S FLU SEASON: tips on how to avoid the flu this winter at http://www.facebook.com/ShyloNursing pic.twitter.com/mT5gldnY
11-DEC-2012: Senior who was ignored for days at care home dies - very sad, and so preventable! http://tinyurl.com/c2yt7aw
23-NOV-12: Five health reasons to eat more garlic and an immune-boosting Caesar salad recipe http://tinyurl.com/byafsza
20-OCT-12: Local SFU study looks at what causes seniors to fall and that a daily multivitamin protects older men against cancer http://tinyurl.com/9xzou8s
3-OCT-12: Part III of our popular 3-part series on Mental Illness featured on our blog this month http://vancouverseniorhealth.blogspot.ca
4-SEPT-12: Get Customized Health Screening Guidelines (age appropriate) with new great new online tool from The Mayo Clinic http://tinyurl.com/blfmgzz
3-AUG-2012: The vast majority of Canadian seniors want to remain independent in their own homes http://tinyurl.com/cj9feeu
31-JULY-2-12: Hospital patients get too much salt even when they're on a sodium-restricted diet, says a Canadian study http://tinyurl.com/7znowaf
26-JULY-2012: Higher doses of Vitamin D helps to prevent fractures in the elderly. http://tinyurl.com/bspqy3x
11-JULY-2012: New article on Avoiding the Pain of Shingles available at http://vancouverseniorhealth.blogspot.ca
03-JULY-2012: People with dementia often express needs & emotions through violent behaviours; excellent WCB reference book at http://tinyurl.com/6wwukpd *Hard copy book also available by loan from the Shylo office.