Creating the Perfect Balance of Care for Seniors

When a senior needs help with various tasks around the house, or getting around to complete errands and important tasks, the responsibility falls on their relatives. If you are the caregiver for a senior relative, but you do not live very close by, it can be a little frustrating for you to try to get … Continue reading Creating the Perfect Balance of Care for Seniors

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Where to start when looking for assisted living facilities

Even the sprightliest of seniors may find themselves taking longer to tackle day-to-day tasks such as showering, dressing, household chores, and running errands. Fortunately, there’s a way to retain your independence while also gaining access to assistance. Assisted living facilities provide the option of help with cooking, attending appointments, and maintaining a tidy house. They … Continue reading Where to start when looking for assisted living facilities

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What is Non-Medical Home Care?

Non-medical home care is simply assistance with the common things that a healthy person would do for him/herself on a daily basis. This can include some or all of the following: Ÿ  Personal care, such as bathing, dressing and help with the bathroom Ÿ  Linen changes and laundry Ÿ  Meal preparation and assistance Ÿ  Light … Continue reading What is Non-Medical Home Care?

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What Can Long Term Care Facilities Provide for Your Loved One?

Making the decision to move your loved one into a long term care facility can be hard, but it may be the best option for everyone. Knowing what kinds of care are available in such facilities can help you make the decision. Long term care facilities can provide skilled and/or custodial care for both temporary … Continue reading What Can Long Term Care Facilities Provide for Your Loved One?

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What are long term options for dementia and Alzheimer’s care?

In-home care for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s can be challenging. As new behavior patterns and physical needs emerge, it’s likely that at times you may feel overwhelmed. Building time into your schedule to also take care of your own needs, as well as seeking outside assistance from professional Alzheimer’s Care, will ultimately … Continue reading What are long term options for dementia and Alzheimer’s care?

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