Toronto, Canada, May 28, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Aspiria Corp., Employee and Student Assistance Program provider, and CareRelay Inc. are proud to announce their strategic partnership in providing an innovative mobile app and health hub for caregivers on-the-go. The CareRelay app is designed to support patients and family caregivers during life’s most challenging times. A truly unique tool, Care Relay will better facilitate caregiving communication and collaboration using artificial intelligence to share the care and balance workload among family members and service providers.
“We are thrilled to be partnering with Aspiria to make CareRelay’s mobile app and services health hub available to Aspiria’s client organizations, their employees, and family members. There is an immediate need to support employees in the workplace and their loved ones at home,” says Dan Brody, Founder of CareRelay Inc.
According to Statistics Canada, 28% of Canadians (8.1M) report having provided care to a family member or friend with a long-term health condition, disability or aging need in the past year. (1) Three-quarters of this group (6.1M) were employed at the time, accounting for 35% of all employed Canadians. (2)
CareRelay will help employers support employees to better manage their caregiving responsibilities by:
· Improving Employee Health
· Improving Productivity
· Lowering Absenteeism
· Increasing Employee Satisfaction
“I’m excited to partner with such a valuable service,” says Charles Benayon, Founder and CEO of Aspiria. “In the mental health community, we often don’t speak of the toll that caregiving can have on the people who work tirelessly for the needs of their family members. With the CareRelay app, we will not only provide an indispensable service to all caregivers, we will make vast improvements in the quality of each caregiver’s health and wellness.”
About Aspiria Corp.
Aspiria empowers organizations and their people through Employee and Student Assistance Programs, and Specialized Health Solutions. Established in 2003 and in response to market consolidation in the Employee Assistance Program industry, Aspiria has created a unique and innovative service offering to the underserved small and medium-sized EAP market as well as leading-edge counselling services for the student sector.
Aspiria serves over 500 client organizations, 1 million employees, students, and their families across Canada and internationally. One-hundred percent Canadian-owned, Aspiria provides niche, quality mental health solutions and superior customer service to its loyal client base.
For more information about Aspiria, please contact:
Mandy Northeast, Sales and Marketing Coordinator
Phone: 905-415-0500 Ext 111
Founded in 2017, CareRelay is a mobile app and services health hub for patients and family caregivers. Care team members collaborate and communicate with other members in their circle of care, providing visibility into the daily life of your loved one. CareRelay provides an easy-to-use mobile app designed specifically for family caregivers, making caring for loved ones more accessible, safer, and less stressful.
For more information about CareRelay, please contact:
Emily Rea, VP Marketing
(1) Maire Sinha, “Portrait of Caregivers, 2012,” Spotlight on Canadians: Results from the General Social Survey, Statistics Canada catalogue no. 89-652-X (September 2013), http://bit.ly/1jxgAAm.
(2) Employment and Social Development Canada, “When Work and Caregiving Collide: How Employers Can Support Their Employees Who Are Caregivers,” Report from the Employer Panel for Caregivers (January 27, 2016), http://bit.ly/2k74Dua.