Busted! 9 Myths About Family Caregiving, Debunked

Busted! 9 Myths About Family Caregiving, Debunked

Fact: It’s hard to be a family caregiver. The job of caring for an aging loved one can be physically strenuous and emotionally taxing. You get a front-row seat for watching your loved one’s health deteriorate. You get caught in the crossfire of heated family politics....
How to Smoothly Adjust to 24-Hour In-Home Care

How to Smoothly Adjust to 24-Hour In-Home Care

Many families and seniors are choosing “aging in place” rather than move their loved ones to nursing homes or assisted living facilities. In-home care allows seniors to keep their independence, stay in the home they love, and avoid the high cost of a nursing home or...
When Zoom, Zoom, Zoom Becomes the New Holiday Ho, Ho, Ho

When Zoom, Zoom, Zoom Becomes the New Holiday Ho, Ho, Ho

The global Covid-19 pandemic has dramatically changed how we celebrate the holidays in an effort to keep our loved ones safe and healthy. Instead of meeting in person at grandma or grandpa’s house, people stay home and look for other ways to connect. This means...
How Caregivers Help Seniors Keep Their Independence

How Caregivers Help Seniors Keep Their Independence

As seniors age, they often feel that they will lose some of their independence and freedom. This can happen due to physical declines, such as reduced mobility or worsening eyesight, or it can be because of cognitive declines, such as from Alzheimer’s. This loss...