When a Loved One has Dementia

When a Loved One has Dementia

Watching a loved one go through mental changes can be devastating. You feel like you’re losing your connection and your past shared memories. It can be very difficult, but there are some things you can do to make the best of the situation. There will be good days and...
What Happens After a Hospital Stay?

What Happens After a Hospital Stay?

After any major surgery or illness, there will most likely be changes needed at home. You’re the main caregiver, so how can you make sure your loved one has a smooth transition back to home? What changes will be required to keep mom or dad safe and comfortable? Get...
Home Care Services and Home Health: What’s the Difference?

Home Care Services and Home Health: What’s the Difference?

Home care services and home health may sound very similar, but there are important distinctions between the two. Both are provided in the home, but one is focused on medical care and the other is for just about everything else. Often, seniors need both types of care...
In-Home Care: Hire an Agency or Use an Independent Caregiver?

In-Home Care: Hire an Agency or Use an Independent Caregiver?

When you are hiring someone to take care of your loved one in their home, your primary concern is that they are compassionate, trustworthy, patient and skillful in the role of caregiver. At first glance, it may seem that the simplest solution is to find an independent...
What is Home Care?

What is Home Care?

These days, most seniors want to age in place—home care makes this possible…