In-Home Care

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.

Who is Providing Long-Term Care?

Who is Providing Long-Term Care?
As you begin to think about long-term care options for yourself or a loved one you may be wondering how others are dealing with the same challenges. A common question is, “Who is providing... read more
Published on August 9, 2015.

The Fear Factor: Preventing Senior Falls

The Fear Factor: Preventing Senior Falls
1 in 3 adults age 65 and older falls each year and falls account for 25% of all hospital admissions. With statistic like these, it is easy to think that falls are a normal... read more
Published on July 8, 2015.

Dementia & Dignity: An All-Star Caregiver accompanies a family on their journey with Alzheimer's

Dementia & Dignity: An All-Star Caregiver accompanies a family on their journey with Alzheimer's
Dementia care has become one of the most widely discussed and important topics in senior care. It is clear that individuals don’t get dementia, families do. The rippling effects of the disease within families... read more
Published on June 12, 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.

HIPAA and Home Care: Knowing Your Privacy Rights

HIPAA and Home Care: Knowing Your Privacy Rights
Whether you are inviting a caregiver into your home, or inviting a care manager onto your healthcare team, it can feel like a vulnerable act to ask for help. In the digital age, with... read more
Published on October 27, 2014.

The Working Caregiver: Elder care’s impact on the workplace

The Working Caregiver: Elder care’s impact on the workplace
At a time when adult children are usually working at their highest earning potential and should be socking away money for their own retirement, millions of Americans are being prematurely pulled away from the... read more
Published on April 3, 2014.

Piecing It Together: Informal vs. Professional Home Care

Piecing It Together: Informal vs. Professional Home Care
From finances to work, family to doctor appointments, it can be difficult to make all the puzzle pieces fit as a caregiver. To make it all work and minimize the impact of elder care,... read more
Published on March 28, 2014.

Care at the End of Life

Care at the End of Life
For generations it was common to live out your last days and die at home. With advancements in medicine, there was a modern shift in how and where care was provided. End of life... read more
Published on March 26, 2014.

Finding Long-Term Care: Facility or Home Care?

Finding Long-Term Care: Facility or Home Care?
Finding Long-Term Care: Assisted Living Facility or Home Care? There is no question that we are living longer. Data suggests that if we live to 65, we are likely to reach 85. With an... read more
Published on March 24, 2014.

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