Preparing a Home for End-of-Life Care

Preparing a Home for End-of-Life Care
Creating Comfort | Preparing a Home for End-of-Life Care. The author, Jane Austen, once said, “There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.” When asked about end-of-life wishes, millions of Americans express a... read more
Published on December 30, 2018.

4 Tips for a Better Hospital Stay

4 Tips for a Better Hospital Stay
No one wants to go to the hospital, but unfortunately as we age this becomes increasingly likely.  Seniors tend to have more hospital admissions than younger adults.  In order to be as comfortable in... read more
Published on December 15, 2018.

Easing Holiday Stress

Easing Holiday Stress
As caregivers and loved ones of aging adults, the holiday to-do lists can become demanding as you juggle the needs of your entire family. Having a game plan from the beginning will equip you to not... read more
Published on November 25, 2018.

The Art of Celebration

The Art of Celebration
Traditions and rituals are part of the way we mark time and enjoy the rhythm of our lives. Like the ghosts in Dickens’s A Christmas Carol, each holiday seems to fill with memories of... read more
Published on November 22, 2018.

Seniors and Pets

Seniors and Pets
By: Janet Pomeroy, MSW It is no secret that owning and caring for a pet can bring huge benefits to our lives. Research presented on Aging Care's website shows us the many benefits of being a... read more
Published on November 15, 2018.

October Highlights: Olympia Grand Opening

October Highlights: Olympia Grand Opening
This past October, Sound Option’s enjoyed a successful opening for our Olympia office! It was amazing to see other local businesses in Olympia come show their support for the new team members and even donate... read more
Published on November 1, 2018.

Retrain Your Brain: A Gratitude Challenge

Retrain Your Brain: A Gratitude Challenge
Retraining Your Brain: A Gratitude Challenge   In this day and age we are trained to turn our attention toward the negative and even the news is often a list of what went wrong that... read more
Published on November 1, 2018.

Eat For Your Life!

Eat For Your Life!
  Eat Like Your Life Depends On It  The way that we think about and consume food has a direct link to the quality of life that we enjoy. It is a key component to managing... read more
Published on October 30, 2018.

Bridging the Distance: Long-Distance Caregiving

Bridging the Distance: Long-Distance Caregiving
In recent generations there has been a diaspora of families. Jobs, education, and loved ones have spread families out across the country and the globe. When our aging loved ones need assistance, it can... read more
Published on October 24, 2018.

True or False: Common Myths About Long Term Care

True or False: Common Myths About Long Term Care
Throughout the month of August, Sound Options is focusing the conversation around long-term care, insurance, and the safety nets we build around ourselves as we age. When it comes to long-term care insurance, common... read more
Published on October 8, 2018.

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