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.

  • Music as Medicine: Music Therapy for Seniors

    Music as Medicine: Music Therapy for Seniors

    Music is a universal language of sorts, and it shapes our reality throughout life, from lullabies to funeral marches. It can draw us back in time, spark inspiration and turn around a bad mood. As such, music is gaining a more prominent role in treatment plans for seniors with chronic illnesses, particularly dementia and Alzheimer’s.
  • 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.
  • Caregivers and Elderly Drivers

    Caregivers and Elderly Drivers

    Every so often, you’ll see a report on the news about an elderly man or woman who drove the wrong way down the highway or was driving so slowly as to impede the safe flow of traffic. While stereotypical, these and similar behaviors pose an immediate concern. In 2015, there were 6,165 seniors killed and an estimated 240,000 injured in vehicle crashes, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
  • 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.
  • Does Your Loved One Need Home Care?

    Does Your Loved One Need Home Care?

    Age can be a beautiful thing, but as we watch our friends and family age, we may start to notice a difference in behavior and ability. Here are a few signs you should look out for when you’re trying to decide if your loved one needs a little bit of extra help.
  • 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.

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