A Guide To Caring For Aging Parents

For many seniors, assisted living communities and nursing homes are not desirable, which is why many prefer to continue living in the comfort and familiarity of home. Still, to remain independent at home, modifications are usually necessary. These adjustments may include changes in the home itself, from bathroom remodels to the addition of ramps, as… Read more »

Elder Care Resources

It’s easy to bury your head in the sand when you notice a parent or grandparent requires more support to remain safely independent and to accomplish daily tasks. Conversations around aging, needing more help, relinquishing car keys, or even suggesting a senior needs assistance can be difficult, so most people put them off until the… Read more »

What Is Live-In Care? (And What To Look For In A Provider)

One of the smartest, simplest and most affordable forms of senior care is available via live-in care. What Is Live-In Care And How Much Does It Cost? Live-in care means nobody has to undergo stressful or scary transitions from a home they love to an assisted living facility. Rather, live-in care provides compassionate companionship and… Read more »

Solving Senior Transportation Concerns with Uber Health

At 10am, we receive a call from Mary, looking for home care for her mother, Patricia. Patricia lost her driver’s license about a year ago. Since then, she’s experienced increasing balance and mobility issues due to declining vision. Mary lives out of town but is visiting. She recognizes Patricia’s need for care at home. Our… Read more »

Activities for Seniors with Dementia

Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia and appears in more than 80 percent of dementia cases. It can cause seniors to withdraw from relationships and stop participating in activities that they used to enjoy. To reduce the effects of severe cognitive impairment it is important to keep these relationships intact. For families with… Read more »