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Caregiver Resource Articles2019-02-26T09:17:44-06:00

The Role of In-Home Care for Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Recovery

June 26th, 2020|Categories: Elderly Care|

Recovering from the effects of a traumatic brain injury (TBI) or spinal cord injury (SCI) can feel incredibly overwhelming, and at times, hopeless. But with some proper coordination, there’s no reason why anyone recovering can’t lead a fulfilled life. Coordinating Effective Care for Brain or Spinal Cord [...]

In Home Care for Cancer Treatment and Recovery

June 12th, 2020|Categories: Elderly Care|

Many times, people undergoing cancer treatments spend only short periods of time in the hospital and then return home in-between patient visits. While at the hospital, patients battling cancer receive a lot of help with basic activities to ensure their safety and wellness, but at home, they may not [...]

In-Home Care is a Key Factor in Successful Recovery from Surgery

May 29th, 2020|Categories: Elderly Care|

We often discuss the important role in-home care plays for helping aging adults maintain independence and healthy habits, but it is also incredibly valuable for surgery recovery. There are many types of invasive surgeries that require extended recovery periods and temporary lifestyle changes to ensure an effective healing process. [...]

Unique Ways to Celebrate Older Americans Month

May 15th, 2020|Categories: Elderly Care|

The Administration for Community Living (ACL), a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, seeks to maximize the independence, well-being, and health of older adults, people with disabilities across the lifespan, and their families and caregivers by coordinating resources and programs to meet the unique needs [...]

Celebrating International Jazz Day with Music Therapy

April 30th, 2020|Categories: Elderly Care|

Did you know that April 30 is International Day of Jazz? In November 2011, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) officially designated April 30 as International Jazz Day in order to highlight jazz and its diplomatic role of uniting people in all corners of the globe.(JazzDay) [...]

Protecting Seniors from Scammers

April 17th, 2020|Categories: Elderly Care|

As individuals start to receive Covid-19 stimulus checks and other forms of support during these uncertain times, we feel it’s important to revisit fraud security precautions for seniors. The truth is, scammers often disproportionately target elderly people. Why Are Seniors More at Risk? According to the [...]

A Lighter Side to American Heart Month – Heart Healthy Food for Seniors

February 12th, 2020|Categories: Elderly Care|

Healthy eating is an important part of everyday life for everyone. Nutrition plays an important role in the overall function of our minds and bodies. In fact, the U.S. Department of Agriculture explains that as we age, “healthy eating can make a difference in our health, help to improve [...]

Staying Active During the Colder Winter Months

January 24th, 2020|Categories: Elderly Care|

Winter is in full swing in all the cities we serve. From the mid-50s of Arizona and California to the chilly 30s and 40s of the east coast, it’s getting harder and harder to stay physically active throughout the season. Seniors or those healing from injury or illness have [...]