Home Care Registries vs Agencies: What Caregivers Need To Know

Caregivers choose their profession first and foremost because they want to help others, and because caregivers have a natural love and appreciation for their senior clients. However, caregiving is a demanding job, and it’s natural to receive fair compensation for the time and energy you spend caring for others. Home Care Registry vs Agency Employment… Read more »

Paying For Senior Care: Medicare, Medicaid, and Home Care

Prospective clients often ask us whether Medicare benefits will cover in-home care. Medicare only provides benefits available for skilled home care services for seniors who are homebound and cannot easily travel to and from outpatient rehab services. The home health benefits require you to be under the care of a doctor who has established a… Read more »

Senior Home Care Guide (Options, Resources & More)

Caring for a senior at home is a continuously evolving process.  First, there are the long-term plans made with consideration with the current “knowns.” Then, there are the decisions that need to be made in any given moment as the result of the unknowns – a fall, a sudden onset illness, the more rapid progression… Read more »

Staying Engaged for Productive Aging

As people age, some of the functions that once came so easily may start to diminish, or are lost completely. However, that does not mean seniors cannot continue to lead healthy, active and productive lives, no matter their ability level. There are myriad ways people can age productively, including eating a healthy diet, getting enough… Read more »