Caregiving

Responding to the Symptoms of Dementia

Responding to the Symptoms of Dementia
Sound Options shares tips for dementia caregivers to respond to difficult behaviors with compassion and skill. read more
Published on October 30, 2016.

A Pizza, My Heart

A Pizza, My Heart
A Pizza, My Heart Making food can be a fun part of the day for caregivers and seniors alike. Planning meals is difficult and certainly can become boring and repetitious, so it’s best to keep... read more
Published on February 9, 2016.

Be Kind to Yourself: Tips for the Dementia Caregiver

Be Kind to Yourself: Tips for the Dementia Caregiver
"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle." -Plato  For all those family caregivers that embark on the journey of caring for another human being, the road can be long and challenging.... read more
Published on January 21, 2016.

Home Safety Checklist

Home Safety Checklist
We have created a few documents to help you during your safety assessment for your aging loved-one.  Print out the Home Safety Checklist and our Emergency Preparation Booklet.    read more
Published on November 12, 2015.

Caregiver Career Fair & Hiring Event

Caregiver Career Fair & Hiring Event
Sound Options and myCNAjobs invite you to an upcoming career fair and hiring event with the chance to be hired immediately! Do you have a passion for making a difference in seniors’ lives? Come... read more
Published on June 17, 2015.

Long-Term Care: Not Just for the Aging

Long-Term Care: Not Just for the Aging
A cancer diagnosis isn’t the death sentence that it used to be. With increased treatment options, tumors being detected sooner, and huge movements of cancer support networks, there is a great deal of hope. While cancer... read more
Published on January 30, 2015.

Sound Options Named 2015 Best of Home Care: Employer of Choice

Sound Options Named 2015 Best of Home Care: Employer of Choice
     Sound Options announced today that it has received the Best of Home Care Employer of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse. Awarded to only the top ranking home care providers, based on employee... read more
Published on January 26, 2015.

Expectations: How caregivers can manage them around the holidays

Expectations: How caregivers can manage them around the holidays
They follow us through every day experiences, they go to work with us, they help write our emails, and they even come and sit at family dinners: expectations. Yes, those little beliefs of what... read more
Published on December 22, 2014.

Top 5 Friday: Online Resources for Dementia Caregivers

Top 5 Friday: Online Resources for Dementia Caregivers
It is Top 5 Friday! Every month, we share the top 5 online resources you need to know about when tackling a particular topic in elder care. As part of Sound Option’s November’s topic... read more
Published on November 21, 2014.

The Culture Cure: Turning to the arts when dementia has no cure.

The Culture Cure: Turning to the arts when dementia has no cure.
Here in Washington State, Alzheimer’s is the 3rd leading cause of death. In fact, that gives us the 4th highest Alzheimer’s death rate in America. While over 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s... read more
Published on November 5, 2014.

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