Archives for December 2014

Grandparents as Caregivers: It Happens More Than You Think

Do you have a disabled grandchild who has come to live with you? Are you interested in learning more about specific issues that affect grandparents as caregivers for their disabled grandchildren? Fortunately, once you recognize these issues and understand how

Caring For the Elderly is Not Just Keeping Them Safe

Family members and caregivers must consider several things when they are caring for the elderly. The senior’s health and finances are just two of the concerns. The addition of mental and emotional care and assistance can make the task seem

How Holiday Home Care Assistance Helps with Loneliness and Daily Needs

The holiday season can be overwhelming for any family, but if you are caring for a loved one that requires in-home care, you may be feeling additional stress. Instead of shopping for gifts, you may be taking your elderly parent

What You Need to Know About the Responsibilities of a Home Care Attendant

The position of a home care attendant is in more demand now than at any other time in history. The elderly population is living longer and many are favoring staying at home for long term care instead of moving into