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Our senior in-home care experts have created these resources to help you with your in-home care needs. We cover topics from Aging in Place technology to how to pay for long-term care. Our goal is to provide information that enables all seniors to remain independent within their home for as long as they want.

Dementia, Tips

Alzheimer’s disease and Depression: Fighting them together

Alzheimer’s disease and depression sadly go hand in hand. The Alzheimer’s Association reports: Experts estimate that up to 40 percent of people with Alzheimer’s disease suffer from significant depression. Identifying depression in someone with Alzheimer’s can be difficult, since dementia can cause some of the same symptoms. The unique and terrible aspect of Alzheimer’s disease is […]

Dementia

Importance of Alzheimer’s Early Diagnosis

With a disease that currently has no cure like Alzheimer’s, there is a debate about whether a person should seek out an early diagnosis. The misconception revolves around the idea that whether one is confirmed to have Alzheimer’s disease, at any stage, the end result is the same. However, this is incorrect because it discounts all […]

Dementia, Tips

The Early Stage of Alzheimer’s Disease [Infographic]

Share Early Stage Alzheimer’s Disease Alzheimer’s Disease is a debilitating disorder that has touched almost every family in the world. As the incidences of the disease have increased, so has this common question: How do you know if it could be Alzheimer’s?  Click to see larger version of this infographic Alzheimer’s is a neurodegenerative disease of […]

Tips

Healthy Living for Seniors: 10 Best Tips

Share Knowing how healthy living for seniors can be achieved is VERY important. Today you’re worried about what you’re eating or maybe you’re wondering: how to maintain good health in old age? Look no further, we did the hard work for you: we put together the best tips that lead to healthy living for seniors It’s important for […]

Activities, Seasonal

Outdoor Activities for Seniors: 8 Ideas They Will Love

Share Going outside in the fresh summer air is a wonderful way for elders and caregivers to spend their time together doing great outdoor activities for seniors. Going outside encourages light exercise and promotes socializing, which are both important parts for a healthy senior lifestyle. There are a handful of great outdoor activities for senior citizens to do that […]

Paying for Senior Care, Tips

Medicare vs. Medicaid – Differences Easily Explained

Share What is the difference between Medicare and Medicaid? When looking into senior caregiving options, many people have questions about how Medicare and Medicaid are involved, and what the main differences include. Here’s a quick snapshot of how both differ in hopes that it will clear up some of the confusion surrounding this topic. What’s […]

Paying for Senior Care

Cost of Home Care – Calculate It Here

Pricing home care depends on what kind of help you will require. We pay our Helpers almost double the industry’s average. This guarantees their happiness and translates into a higher quality service to you. This comes at no cost to you. We operate a different business model than traditional agencies and this is because of our technology and revolutionary approach to home care.

Seasonal, Tips

How To Help a Senior With Allergies

Share Caring for a senior with allergies can be hard to treat effectively. There are only a few days left until it’s officially Spring 2017 – so if you know of a senior suffering from seasonal with allergies, this is how you can help them. With the temperatures quickly rising, the air will soon be filling up with […]

Aging in Place Technology, Tips

How To Take Care Of A Parent While Being A Parent

How to Take Care of a Parent While Being a Parent For generations, people have been learning as they go when it comes to taking care of aging parents. It can be overwhelming and stressful when young adults find themselves stuck between two roles, raising children of their own while taking care of those who […]

Safety, Seasonal

8 Holiday Tips for Alzheimer’s Caregivers

“I think with the holidays it’s really important for us to take a practical approach and really adjust our expectations,” said Ruth Drew, director of family and information services at the Alzheimer’s Association.”Maybe there are traditions in the family but they’re more of burden than a blessing.” For a person with even advanced Alzheimer’s disease, […]