Live-in Care vs. Hourly Care: What's Best For Your Senior?

Posted by Brian Shevel on 12 May 2017
Live-in Care vs. Hourly Care: What's Best For Your Senior?
Finally deciding to hire a professional caregiver to help with your senior is a big step, and there are a lot of things to think about. You want to make sure that you hire an experienced caregiver who has a good reputation and who will make all th...
Posted in: Blog Live-in Home Care  

How In-Home Caregivers Help Seniors Counter Memory Loss

Posted by Brian Shevel on 28 April 2017
How In-Home Caregivers Help Seniors Counter Memory Loss
One of the scariest things about getting older that many of us fear, is memory loss. It can be unsettling for seniors when it happens to them, as well as to their close family members and loved ones and their caregiver. When memory begins to fade,...
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Do's And Don'ts Of Communicating With Seniors

Posted by Brian Shevel on 21 April 2017
Do's And Don'ts Of Communicating With Seniors
Communicating with seniors can be a struggle at times, especially if it's not something you do on a regular basis. Starting a conversation can be a job in itself and holding it is yet another hurdle. It takes different techniques and a little ...
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Common Reasons And Preventions For Senior Falls

Posted by Brian Shevel on 13 April 2017
Common Reasons And Preventions For Senior Falls
Tripping or falling may not seem like a big to you, but it can actually be fatal for seniors. Consequences of falls in the elderly can be severe depending on their existing health conditions. When caring for an elderly person, it's important t...
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Tips On How To Relax When Caring For Seniors

Posted by Brian Shevel on 7 April 2017
Tips On How To Relax When Caring For Seniors
Taking care of your elderly family member can be a full-time job that can be both mentally and physically taxing. Making sure they eat right, get their exercise in, make it to all their doctor's appointments, and take their medications ever...
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5 Simple Ways To Make Your Home Accident-Proof For Seniors

Posted by Brian Shevel on 24 March 2017
5 Simple Ways To Make Your Home Accident-Proof For Seniors
Your home should be a safe haven for your senior, but it can actually be a pretty dangerous place if it's not organized properly. There are small things that can pose significant dangers to them that you may overlook since their threat isn&...
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How In-Home Caregivers Handle Seniors With Depression

Posted by Brian Shevel on 17 March 2017
How In-Home Caregivers Handle Seniors With Depression
Caregiving means different things to different people; some need physical care, some need emotional care, and others may need both. Whatever the case, it's up to the in-home caregiver to provide the care recipient with the care that they ne...
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How To Care or Your Elderly Family Member When Their Caregiver is Absent

Posted by Brian Shevel on 10 March 2017
How To Care or Your Elderly Family Member When Their Caregiver is Absent
Even if you have a full-time caregiver for your elderly family member, chances are you'll have to cover for them at one point or another when they can't make it in. While agencies will usually send in a replacement, you won't have t...
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Tips For Hiring In-Home Care For Your Senior

Posted by Brian Shevel on 3 March 2017
Tips For Hiring In-Home Care For Your Senior
If you've decided to hire in-home care for your senior, there are some things that you should keep in mind before, during, and after your search. While finding an in-home caregiver that both you and the care recipient feel comfortable with ...
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Caregiver Tips: 4 Quick Ways To Reduce Caregiver Stress

Posted by Brian Shevel on 24 February 2017
Caregiver Tips: 4 Quick Ways To Reduce Caregiver Stress
Caregiving can be a stressful responsibility, especially when you feel like you're on your own. It's easy to become overwhelmed with the duties of taking care of your loved one and forget about taking care of yourself sometimes, but it&...
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