Our Mission

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.

  • Tracking Your Own Self-Care as a Caregiver

    Tracking Your Own Self-Care as a Caregiver

    The paradox of caregiving is that you often know your loved one or client more intimately than you know yourself. You track their every symptom, keep them on-schedule with medication and monitor their sleep. This intense focus is often called for in maintaining the health of your loved one, but it doesn’t have to come at the cost of your own well-being.
  • How to Celebrate Grandparents Day

    How to Celebrate Grandparents Day

    Do you have a favorite story about how your grandparents influenced your life? Maybe it was getting to help Nana bake her famous cherry pie each summer. Or setting out your vintage train set around the Christmas tree with Grandpa. Perhaps you learned to play bridge alongside your grandparents’ best friends during their weekly card club.
  • Practice Effective Breathing to Counteract Caregiver Stress

    Practice Effective Breathing to Counteract Caregiver Stress

    There’s no doubt that caregiving is a stressful — and often all-encompassing — responsibility. Practicing effective breathing techniques throughout your day can be a game changer in how you deal with that overwhelming stress. Yes, it’s just breathing, but it can have a myriad of benefits, including lowering your heart rate and blood pressure.
  • Back-To-School Season for Seniors?

    Back-To-School Season for Seniors?

    It’s back-to-school season — but not just for kids. Older adults can get in on the learning opportunities as well! From cooking classes to one-off computer tutoring to full-fledged college courses, fall is the perfect time for seniors to explore their interests and learn new skills.
  • 7 Summer Skin Care Tips for Seniors

    7 Summer Skin Care Tips for Seniors

    We’re all for enjoying the fun in the sun that summer has in store — and that important daily dose of Vitamin D! But, especially for seniors, it’s imperative to practice sun-exposure safety. Read on for seven tips for how to stay safe in the sun:
  • How to Communicate with Someone Who Has Hearing Loss

    How to Communicate with Someone Who Has Hearing Loss

    We’ve been to our fair share of family picnics and barbecues already this summer, and we’ve seen seniors with hearing loss and their loved ones struggle to communicate at times. Roughly one-quarter of Americans 65 to 74 years of age and half of those 75 and older have disabling hearing loss, according to the National Institutes of Health.

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