The Fix: Part III

THE POWER OF THE NOBLE LIE

In the struggle to remake a Mississauga nursing home, workers and residents both benefit from humane dishonesty

MOIRA WELSH STAFF REPORTER
Crisis Of Care


If an elderly woman with dementia thinks she’s 10 years old and is calling for her mother, what do you tell her? Kenroy Foxe’s hand shoots up to answer the question. He’s about to get a lesson in the Noble Lie. “Your mother is dead, you’re 84 and...

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