How To Stay Digitally Connected With Seniors

Remaining socially connected and engaged with seniors is essential for their physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing. Doing so has always been a challenge for those who live hundreds or thousands of miles away from senior loved ones, but current coronavirus pandemic-related shelter-in-place restrictions combined with senior facility contact restrictions have prioritized the need to intentionally… Read more »

7 Fun & Engaging Indoor Senior Activities

When the weather is either too hot or too cold to enjoy outdoor activities, the need to switch attention to activities that can be enjoyed indoors is a priority for seniors and their caregivers. It is helpful to have pre-planned tips and tricks up your sleeve when home-based activities are the only option. 7 Indoor… Read more »

10 Common Nursing Home Problems & How To Fix Them

Making decisions about the care of your aging parents who are no longer able to care for themselves can be one of the most difficult choices adult children have to make. As you try to juggle your responsibilities and their needs, you can find yourself faced with figuring out how to provide them with care,… Read more »

Understanding Aging Parents & Coping with Resistance

If you are searching for care for your loved one, chances are it’s because they have come to a point where they are starting to have mental and/or physical struggles.  Perhaps it’s a case of mental confusion, a physical change or hardest of all, a total or partial loss of independence.  As you can imagine,… Read more »

Avoiding Hospital Readmission

When you’ve just gotten out of the hospital, you’re ready to start enjoying the comfort of home again and getting back on your feet and the last thing you want is to have to go back in. Sometimes people with chronic illnesses may be admitted to the hospital repeatedly, but many readmissions are avoidable, particularly… Read more »