To make living at home and enjoying quality of life a lifetime possibility for seniors and the disabled.
Live Life Well’s journey has been one of making lives more comfortable. Live Life Well began its days as a labor of love and to this day has remained grounded by that same desire to provide high quality in-home senior care to the communities it serves.
Providing an alternative to long-term care, Live Life Well serves Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Ancaster, Dundas, Burlington, Oakville, and surrounding areas with personalized one-on-one home care assistance. In addition, Live Life Well provides staffing to local hospitals, long term care facilities, retirement homes and government agencies. To further service our clients we also offer in-home clinical services such as physiotherapy, chiropractic and massage therapy.
Stay Home and Live Life Well.
Live Life Well is owned and operated by Mr. Brian Cantwell. Brian is a strong advocate of assisted living and the benefits achieved through the compassionate delivery of heart centered in-home health care. Live Life Well is happy to introduce our dynamic team:
Brian Cantwell, Owner/Administrator has 40 years business experience in Accounting, Purchasing and Business Management. He is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of all the functions and services provided by Live Life Well including, but not limited to, the oversight of employees, encouraging productivity and best practices, creating an enriching and rewarding career experience, and ensuring staff have the appropriate training, skills and support to do their jobs well. Mr. Cantwell also has the lead role in Care Management, which encompasses:
Client assessments and reassessments
Care planning, ensuring that Personal Assistants familiarize themselves with the care plan before accepting an assignment
Obtaining consent from the client or their Substitute Decision Maker
Supervision of the quality of client care provided
Infection control practices
Conducting periodic client support visits
Coordinating joint visits with other health care professionals involved in the client’s care
Communicating with the client and their caregivers to relay/exchange information
Jeremy Dennis, Office Manager is a graduate of Mohawk College’s PSW Program (2003). Reporting to the President, he is responsible for overseeing many day-to-day operations and assists with accounting procedures (e.g., payroll and invoicing). Mr. Dennis is the Chair of the Company’s Health and Safety Committee. Mr. Dennis has the lead role for educating employees on the safe lifts and transfers (prior to coming to Live Life Well, he worked with the March of Dimes and is very familiar with the care needs of clients with Quadra and Paraplegia). Mr. Dennis is a Certified Respiratory Protection and Qualitative Train Fit Tester with the Ontario Safety Association for Community Healthcare (2009) and has completed the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board Two Part Workplace Specific Hazard Certificate Training (2009); and a Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Program with the Crisis Prevention Institute (2006).
Diane McCarty, Staffing Coordinator is responsible for coordinating and scheduling of all client staffing needs, and recruiting, interviewing, hiring, and orienting the Personal Assistants to the Agency. Together with the President, she supervises front line personnel to ensure that Live Life Well policies and procedures are being adhered to, and implements appropriate corrective action as necessary. In addition, Ms. McCarty maintains the employee files and ensures that the information is current.
Live Life Well’s Independent Model of Care, fosters independence, dignity and self-respect.
To your health and well being,
Team Live Life Well™.
What our Clients Say
“Thank you very much for the excellent service you have provided up to this point. I will call you when we need you again in the future. In the meantime, please feel free to use me as a reference for any new clients that ask.”
— John I.
“I would like to take this opportunity to highly recommend their services. I am the Director of Care and have been able to rely on your professional services on many occasions. The staff are reliable and very professional. They have assisted us in providing 1:1 care for our residents and will accommodate us on short notice. Furthermore, they always ensure that our needs are met, and call to follow-up and ensure that we are satisfied with their services.”
“I’m writing to thank you personally and your colleagues for the care you have provided over the last year for my mother. I found that you were very responsive to her changing needs and we were never left in the lurch (even during the crisis moments). I highly commend you. I also appreciate the time that you personally gave, from the initial contact to my last visit to your offices in Burlington.”
— David C.