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What All Family Caregivers Need to Know to Properly Care for Seniors During the Coronavirus Outbreak

By |2020-05-02T15:44:30-04:00May 4th, 2020|Home Care, Senior Care Advice|

The coronavirus, or “COVID-19”, pandemic has caused most Americans to rethink their priorities. For those families who are also caring for aging in place relatives, the coronavirus outbreak has created unique challenges when it comes to getting their loved ones the daily living assistance they need.

Caregiver Burnout- What Are the Signs and How Can I Prevent It?

By |2020-02-17T09:57:42-05:00February 17th, 2020|Caregiver Wellness|

Although caring for an aging in place elderly loved one is highly rewarding, trying to balance caregiving with a household and job can be emotionally, physically and mentally exhausting. As a result, many informal caregivers eventually go through periods of anxiety, depression, fatigue and stress, and some even experience a clinical condition known as “caregiver burnout”.

How to Help Seniors with Limited Mobility Stay Active

By |2020-01-13T12:45:13-05:00January 20th, 2020|Home Care, Senior Care Advice|

Numerous studies have found that seniors who are more active tend to be happier, healthier and even live longer lives. But primarily due to the aging process itself, many elderly people have health conditions that limit their mobility and keep them from participating in activities like they should. For seniors who live alone, that resulting inactivity can eventually threaten their freedom and independence.