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Our goal with this blog is simple: to educate and empower our clients and their loved ones by providing them with the tools and resources to make care easier. We do this by offering posts by experts on home care, transition care, dementia, Alzheimer's, multiple sclerosis and elderly care.

  • Downsizing a Home: It’s About so Much More Than Moving

    Downsizing a Home: It’s About so Much More Than Moving

    As men and women retire, many opt to downsize their homes. AARP research finds that about one in six adults ages 50 and older say they plan to move within the next three years. The next step varies. Some wish to downsize to a smaller home that requires less maintenance or want to live closer to — or with — family.
  • Finance Tips for Retirees

    Finance Tips for Retirees

    You recently retired … Congrats! All those years of hard work have finally paid off and you can enjoy your free time. But with that, it’s now time to talk about your financial plan. Here are some tips to help prevent some common mistakes.
  • Winter Activities for Seniors

    Winter Activities for Seniors

    Brrr – it’s chilly outside! Short days and cold evenings lead many seniors to stay home which can cause inactivity, depression and boredom. Fight the gloomy winter blues with these fun activities: Join a book club. Ask your local library if they sponsor a book club or know where you can find one! Studies show that reading later in life leads to a lower rate of mental decline.
  • Geriatric Care: Tips to Prevent Falls

    Geriatric Care: Tips to Prevent Falls

    Fall prevention is important for adults of all ages, but especially for the elderly who are more prone to broken bones. One in four Americans aged 65 and older fall each year, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • 5 Steps to Maintain Your Independence at Home

    5 Steps to Maintain Your Independence at Home

    Maintaining independence at home as we age is a crucial issue. After all, I haven’t met anyone who volunteered happily to go into a nursing home. But by maintaining our health; both our physical and mental health, this allows us to enjoy both freedom and our own independence as we age. So what are some things that can be done to help in maintaining our independence; in our own homes, and our independence as we get older so that what I wrote isn’t just a trite phrase?
  • Popularity of Aging in Place

    Popularity of Aging in Place

    You and your spouse are getting older, and you find that the topic of “aging in place” is coming up more frequently in conversations with each other and friends. (I still prefer to call it "Living in Place".) You now have concerns about making your home fall safe, and you want control of your own life in your own home, not depending on a family members. So what can you do to make aging in place a viable option for you?

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