What to Do When It May Be Time for Respite Care

How to Know When Respite Care is the Right Option While we all want to be there for our loved ones as they age, when senior loved ones need care, we aren’t always able to provide them with everything they need. Caring for a loved one alone is difficult and at times simply not more

March 13th, 2018|Senior Care|

In Home Alzheimer’s Care – Early Stage Caregiving

Lessons for In Home Alzheimer's Care Learning that a loved one has Alzheimer's disease can be devastating and overwhelming. Not only do you have to come to terms with the reality of the illness, but it's also important to learn about Alzheimer's care, so that you're equipped to help support your loved one more

March 13th, 2018|Alzheimer's & Dementia|

Respite Care in Atlanta: How to Plan a Break for the Caregiver

Utilizing a Caregiver Near You for Mom and Dad When you're caring for a loved one, there's a good chance you may get emotionally taxed or drained. After all, a lot falls on your shoulders as the primary elderly caregiver, responsible for giving baths, changing sheets, feeding and much more. Studies show that between more

February 27th, 2018|Senior Care|

Using a Caregiver to Take Care of Mom and Dad

Utilizing a Caregiver Near You for Mom and Dad As mom and dad age, many patients and their families are turning to local in home caregivers. Unlike nursing homes and assisted living facilities, in home senior caregivers can offer both sterling care and a high level of independence. But not all in-home caregivers are more

February 22nd, 2018|Senior Care|

Welcoming Elderly Neighbors and Senior Family Members

Tips for Caring for Elderly Neighbors Around You Seniors like us all desire companionship and look for ways to fulfill their day. Unfortunately, for many seniors, feelings of isolation grow more acute and depression spikes for many people during the winter darkness and chill. Even though, some seniors still have family members, they may more

January 30th, 2018|Senior Care|

Choosing the Best Rehabilitation Facility for Your Parent

Tips for Picking a Rehabilitation Facility in Atlanta When you have to choose a rehabilitation facility for your parent, you often need to do so quickly. Your parent may be too ill to return home after a surgery or other procedure, but can't stay in a hospital. Don't get blindsided. Consider these questions in more

January 26th, 2018|Senior Care|

4 Tips to Care for Someone With Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer's Care Tips for Your Loved One Being an in home elderly caregiver can be a stressful job regardless of the type of patient you're caring for. However, dealing with patients who have Alzheimer's adds an added layer of stress to the situation. To reduce stress on yourself and your patient, and to provide the more

January 15th, 2018|Alzheimer's & Dementia|

Why an In Home Caregiver Agency Is The Best Choice for Senior Care

A Look at the Advantages of an In Home Caregiver Agency If you're the child of an aging adult, choosing care for your parent is one of the most important decisions you'll make. Some common choices for elderly care include assisted living, independent contractors, private caregivers and a home caregiver agency. Read on more

December 19th, 2017|Personal Care|

Post-Surgery Home Care: The Benefits of an Agency Caregiver

Why an In-Home Care Agency is the Right Post-Surgery Option for You When a senior has surgery, the recovery process can be difficult, especially if you live alone or with an aging spouse. Caring for yourself at home can not only be a challenge -- but not doing it properly can also be more

November 28th, 2017|Personal Care|

Seniors at Risk for Prostate Cancer in Atlanta: The Disease & Prevention

A Look at Prostate Cancer and Why You Should Get Screened The month of September is officially National Prostate Health Month but this disease is worth addressing year round as it is a growing concern amongst senior men in Atlanta. Even the month of November as become synonymous with prostate cancer awareness month with more

November 14th, 2017|Senior Care|

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