Want to help your loved one age in place? Learn what steps you can take to create an enjoyable, safe, and comfortable home care environment.
If you possess a strong desire to make a difference in the lives of others while unleashing your full potential, caregiving could be your calling.
Although it’s highly gratifying, serving as a family caregiver can be physically, mentally, and emotionally demanding. Adding numerous holiday activities to an already full plate can push even the most seasoned caregiver to the breaking point.
Many of the nearly 40 million family caregivers in the U.S. believed some of the common myths about caregiving before they began helping a senior loved one. Here are four of them.
It takes a lot of different qualities to be good at anything, including caregiving. A job where you’re putting widgets into a box takes a whole different set of qualities than it does for a caregiver who invests themselves in another human being every day.
Home care agencies like Elder Home Care provide respite care services to help family caregivers take some well-deserved and much-needed time off. Here are a few reasons you need respite care if you’re a family caregiver or suggest it to a family member.
For a family caregiver experiencing a high level of stress, finding the right senior home care agency to help you and your loved one age safely at home is critical. How do you find an agency that will meet your family’s needs?
Are you considering a new career in caregiving and wonder what a typical day will look like? In this blog, we highlight the opportunities and challenges of a family caregiver.
Here are some ways that keeping a daily caregiving routine provides value, not only to seniors, but to their caregivers as well.
Being a working family caregiver can seem truly impossible. However, there are several proven ways to balance caregiving with work.