• Nursing home
    Reporting Nursing Home Neglect or Abuse

    Unfortunately, sometimes placing an elderly relative in a nursing home results in tragedy. Reports of nursing home abuse and neglect are on the news almost daily, and many times it goes unreported for months or even years,...

    • Posted 4 days ago
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  • Caring
    4 Tips for Caring for Seniors

    Many older people would prefer to age in their own homes as opposed to living in an assisted living facility. Who can blame them? Caring for them at home means that they’re able to stay where they...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
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  • in-home care
    Medical Equipment Required For In-Home Care

    There are a few situations in which one may find yourself taking care of a loved one from home. Be it an elderly relative or parent, or someone in the family suffering severe injuries, chronic pain, or...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
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  • Connected
    Staying Connected During COVID-19 and Beyond

    The greatest struggle for me through COVID-19 has been the separation. Staying connected virtually somehow doesn’t feel the same. Even with no words spoken, sitting at by my parents’ side built a connection. Since I have not...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Moving
    Tips for Moving Senior Citizens

    As we get older, we tend to cherish the memories we have made in our homes more and more. For this reason, persuading a parent who is well into their twilight years that it is time to...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Caring
    The Best Way Forward: 5 Key Considerations When Looking at Caring for an Elderly Loved One

    At one point or another, many families must decide on care options for an older family member, whether it is a parent or a grandparent. Could you please change the sentence to: This may not be an...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Elders
    Highly Essential Tips For Taking Care Of Your Elders

    One would agree that taking care of their aging family members is far more difficult than what you can think of. That is why a lot of people nowadays prefer elderly care services for their elderly loved...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • A Caregiving Story of Survival

    By Cindy Laverty – Caregiving creeps up on us when we least expect it. We women are busy living our lives; working in careers, caring for our children, our spouses, our partners and trying to find a...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Can Caregiving Make You Happy?

    By Sherri Snelling – Whether your musical tastes run to the 70s TV show with the Partridge family singing their theme song, C’mon Get Happy or the 1950s song that inspired it, Get Happy made famous by...

    • Posted 8 years ago
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  • The Birth and Idea is Born; book excerpt of “Granny’s Gift”

    By Diane Landry – The decisions we make can change our lives forever. Some are afraid to make life changing decisions, and in so doing have made a decision, to make no decision. Some make a hasty...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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    By Dr. Marion Somers – With so many things to think about, it can be difficult to stay sane and organized throughout the caregiving process. I know that caregiving can be an overwhelming challenge to undertake. Just...

    • Posted 9 years ago
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