In-Home Care is an Effective Alternative for Aging Seniors

By |2019-04-15T16:51:15-06:00March 20th, 2019|

There are over 45 million Americans that are considered seniors, or over the age of 65. According to the US Census Bureau, by the year 2060, this number will more than double, to over 98 million. It is projected that 19 million of those seniors will be age 85 or older. As all of [...]

6 Things to Consider About Aging at Home for Seniors

By |2019-04-15T16:51:39-06:00March 18th, 2019|

The aging-in-place movement has added a whole new level of independent living options for seniors that don’t exist in the nursing home model of senior care. To be sure, many seniors prefer to stay at home during their golden years. Indeed, their health and well-being can thrive when they are allowed to live out [...]

Is Home Care Right for My Senior Loved One? When to Choose In-Home Care

By |2019-04-15T17:21:07-06:00March 7th, 2019|

There often comes a time when adult children or another family member might have to make different living and/or care arrangements for their aging parent, grandparent, aunt or sibling. Sometimes the spouse is still capable of handling any of these common changes, and the rest of the family should still include them fully in [...]

Benefits for Senior Veterans & In-Home Care

By |2019-04-15T17:21:47-06:00March 6th, 2019|

Our Veterans put their lives on the line to serve and protect our county. They fought for our freedoms and helped to defend our democracy and our rights. We owe them a lifetime of gratitude. Many of the amazing veterans who defended our country are now seniors and are in need of care and [...]

How to Put Your Senior Loved One’s Affairs in Order

By |2019-04-15T17:22:33-06:00March 5th, 2019|

As difficult as it is to start a conversation about end of life, getting affairs in order before death does not have to be a monumental task. It is not something that you sit down one weekend and do. While parents are still in control of their mental faculties, adult children should approach them, treading [...]

What is the Difference Between Medical Care and Companion Care for Seniors?

By |2019-04-15T18:11:03-06:00February 27th, 2019|

 Facing the realization that an aging parent or loved one requires assistance to remain independent in their home can be difficult. Providing the care ourselves is often something we would like to do. But, often this becomes difficult with the responsibilities of job, family and other life commitments competing for our time. Living far [...]

Tax Tips for Seniors & Caregivers

By |2019-02-19T12:12:43-06:00February 18th, 2019|

Each New Year brings certain law changes; sometimes, these impact seniors and caregivers and sometimes, they don't. Many are confused over what has changed and what has not changed in the tax code for 2019. We will investigate how the government will tax medical expenses going forward. Are there any new tax deductions for [...]

How You Can Afford a Home-Care Worker For the Senior in Your Life

By |2019-02-14T16:13:26-06:00February 14th, 2019|

As your senior loved one ages, you may find yourself in need of long term care services. Unfortunately, in-home care or assisted living opportunities may seem cost-prohibitive. How can you provide quality care for your senior loved one without breaking your budget? As it turns out, Home Life senior care may be affordable than [...]