Exciting New Feature: File Drop

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New File Drop feature makes it easy for you to invite your doctor, physio and others to put your exercise regimen, medication reminders and more, right inside your Tyze network. What is the File Drop? An easy way for people who aren’t members of your Tyze network to send you the information you need to… Read more »

Social Media Tool Helps a Mother Fight Cancer

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This week a young woman caring for a mother with cancer submitted an inspiring personal story to the Vancouver Observer, where it immediately hit the front page. To read Christabel’s article about using social media to help her mom fight cancer, click here.

Financial Times Highlights Tyze as one of World’s Most Innovative Ageing Products

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In a recent special report in the weekend edition of London’s Financial Times, Tyze Personal Networks was highlighted as one of the world’s most innovative ageing products. In this detailed piece, Financial Times comment editor James Crabtree explores creative ways we may manage as the world’s population grows older. He describes Tyze as a personal… Read more »

Meet Master Facilitator Marie Jobling

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“Building community and really strengthening relationships is something that takes time. It’s like yeast; you mix everything together but it takes time to rise.” Marie Jobling has dedicated her life to planting seeds of community around those who are vulnerable and she’s very, very good at it. On any typical fog-filled day in San Francisco,… Read more »

BC Government Recognizes Importance of Personal Networks

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At the University of Victoria yesterday, Premier Christy Clark announced $3 million in funding toward Connect for Care, an innovative new program that will help adults with chronic health conditions, frail elderly and those with mild to moderate dementia to remain independent and socially connected while still living at home. “Connect for Care will create… Read more »

Tyze Welcomes BCPA

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Did you know that there are approximately 10,000 people living with a spinal cord injury in BC today? A spinal cord injury impacts every aspect of day-to-day life, from emotional and physical well-being to community participation. The road to recovery is long and challenging, but BCPA is there to help people adjust, adapt and thrive…. Read more »

Tyze Goes Global

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At Tyze we’re so excited to bring our life changing tool to people around the globe. This spring has been a particularly bustling time with appearances and presentations at the California Supported Living Network conference, the New Hampshire Family Support conference, the 2011 Innovators in Action Speaker Series, and Aging in America, the world’s most comprehensive conference on aging…. Read more »

Tyze welcomes Caregivers Nova Scotia

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Tyze is proud to announce Caregivers Nova Scotia, in partnership with Community Links, as the first recipient of funding from The Belonging Fund. Caregivers Nova Scotia is a non-profit organization championing the vision that caregivers must be recognized, valued, and supported as essential partners in care. Their partner in this initiative, Community Links, is a… Read more »