As the baby boomer generation continues making the shift from older adults to bona fide seniors and retirees, studies abound around the topics of adults’ expectations about the aging process, as well as what it means to “age well.” Researchers have found that an adult’s expectation regarding aging (ERA) notably impacts overall health and mortality… Read more »
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Caring for your elderly parents can feel like a lonely job, but you are not alone… According to Pew Research, roughly 17% of adult children in the U.S. provide care for aging parents, and about 12% of those are multigenerational caregivers. That means they are primary caregivers for a parent or aging relative while still… Read more »
As your loved ones age, you may notice that they need extra support. While almost nine in 10 seniors want to remain at home in a familiar environment where they’re comfortable, they may experience mobility, memory or other daily living challenges. You could join 34.2 million Americans who provide unpaid care for an adult over… Read more »
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 »
When someone thinks about home care, they assume home care and home health care are one in the same, but that is not the case. Below is a side-by-side comparison of these services.