Best Clocks for People with Dementia | Dementia Care

By |2018-12-03T15:40:39+00:00December 12th, 2018|For Loved Ones, For Seniors|

Caring for patients diagnosed with dementia does pose some care challenges. The treatment options for dementia are not a cure, but caregivers can find many fantastic dementia clocks to help keep their patients calm, focused and reoriented to time. These clocks make nice gifts for dementia patients, and caregivers can easily incorporate these clocks [...]

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30 Ways to Give Praise to Your Caregivers

By |2018-12-03T13:11:33+00:00December 7th, 2018|Caregiver, For Agencies, For Seniors|

On an average day, a senior caregiver can comfortably handle an unexpected situation, stay patient with a difficult client, and offer compassion to an ill senior's family.   Your agency's caregivers routinely provide their support, as well as their skilled services, to your clients. Showing your caregivers how much you appreciate their hard work [...]

Being Thankful For Your Caregiver During the Holidays | Christmas Gifts For Caregivers

By |2018-12-03T12:30:53+00:00December 6th, 2018|Caregiver, For Agencies, For Seniors|

The holidays are a great time to show a bit of extra gratitude to the helpers in our lives - specifically Caregivers. Whether you're assisted by a caregiver, know a family member getting some extra help or work with caregiving professionals, below are a few caregiver gift ideas to give a little back to [...]

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Tips for Client and Caregiver Compatibility | Caregiver Qualifications

By |2018-12-03T11:26:58+00:00December 4th, 2018|Caregiver, For Seniors, In Home Care|

Compatibility is an essential component of any good relationship, and the senior that you care for should feel comfortable every time you visit their home. While your naturally cheerful demeanor can help you overcome even the most challenging personality traits, your role as an in-home care provider goes much smoother when you and the [...]

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Benefits of Pet Therapy Visits for Seniors | How to Get a Therapy Pet to Visit a Loved One at Home

By |2018-11-26T14:12:14+00:00November 28th, 2018|For Loved Ones, For Seniors|

Many people don’t know how beneficial pet therapy visits for seniors are. According to a study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, adults aged 52 and older have a higher risk of mortality due to both social isolation and loneliness. Pet therapy visits for seniors can help combat that statistic, and [...]

Official Checklist for Assisted Living Communities | What To Ask & Look For

By |2018-11-24T16:11:39+00:00November 24th, 2018|For Loved Ones, For Seniors|

A beloved grandparent is a valued family member, thus, finding the right assisted living community for them is of the utmost importance. As someone ages, they may develop one or more health conditions that require help from a caregiver or an in-home care provider. Over time, aging relatives may need even more senior care [...]

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Cold Care Tips & Prevention for Senior Citizens

By |2018-11-22T21:51:41+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Caregiver, For Seniors|

As the aging process unfolds, we become more susceptible to illness - especially the common cold in seniors. This may be due to the fact that older people need to guard their health a little more than the rest of us. Health conditions, medications, and even stressful situations may make an elderly person more [...]