Know the Signs of Elder Abuse

Finding a caregiver that you can trust to properly care for your loved one can be difficult, but once you do, you can feel your mind be at ease. However, it is much more nerve-wracking to discover that you have been deceived into hiring an abusive caregiver. Cognitive deterioration can often cause elders to behave [...]

By |2017-02-13T17:42:30+00:00August 22nd, 2016|health, Senior Care, Support|0 Comments

How NOT to hire an In-Home Caregiver for your Loved One

Being a caregiver for a loved one can be an incredibly stressful experience. If you’ve finally reached the point in your journey, when you can no longer physically and mentally meet the demands of caregiving, it may be time to start looking for a qualified in-home caregiver. But before you set out to find your [...]

By |2016-08-23T14:56:14+00:00July 27th, 2016|Caregiver Tips, Senior Care, Tips|0 Comments

Caregiving 101: Recognizing and Avoiding Caregiving Burnout

Taking care of your loved ones can be a rewarding experience. However, there’s no doubt about it-- the constant demands of caregiving can be overwhelming. The stress associated with caregiving significantly increases when there’s little to no chance that your family member will recover from their disability. And if left unchecked, that stress can eventually [...]

By |2017-02-13T17:42:32+00:00May 31st, 2016|Caregiver Tips|0 Comments