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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update Georgetown Home Care has emergency preparations for just about every possible scenario we can think of, both for our caregivers in the field and our office staff. For the COVID-19 outbreak, we have a number of contingencies already in place that we are enforcing. Sick Pay: We are one of the only companies… Read more »

Adult Day Care Services For Seniors Living At Home

caregiver providing adult day care services to senior

Some of the greatest benefits of caring for seniors at home include the flexibility of budgeting and care schedules.  To that end, we want to share a service that can exponentially enhance both of those: adult day care services. These services also enhance the senior’s lifestyle by getting the client out and about, socializing and… Read more »

Senior Housing Options + Which Is Best For Your Family

daughter chooses senior housing option for mother

Senior health and wellbeing directly correlate to safety, security, and holistic nourishment – wherever a senior calls Home. Solid meals, support with daily tasks, social engagement, medication reminders, regular exercise – all are required for seniors to age as independently and gracefully as possible. For most, this requires outside support via in-home care or a… Read more »

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 »