Senior Finances: a Difficult but Vital Discussion

Millions of people in America are struggling with the question of whether their senior parents are able to cover the cost for long-term care. Senior finances can be a sensitive subject matter, and when it’s time to start giving thought to long-term care needs, having an honest and open discussion about how your parents will cover the cost for aging care services is essential.  Read More...

Dementia Care Tips: Watch for the Warning Signs of Caregiver Burnout

Imagine how it would feel to awaken in a strange place, not being able to remember how you got there or even what your name is. Complete disorientation quickly develops into anger and fear, and you may discover yourself yelling at the unknown person positioned beside your bed, speaking to you in a soft voice.  Read More...

How Dementia Affects Vision and Tips for Caregivers

The complex steps necessary to enable us to see are mind-boggling. In the blink of an eye, our brains can easily take transmitted specifics of the world around us, translate that information based on input from other senses, memories, and thoughts, and then build an understanding of that information to make us aware of what we are seeing. Read More...
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Why Respite Care Services Are Crucial to Family Caregivers’ Health

Meeting the care needs of a senior loved one is a physically and emotionally taxing responsibility, and it’s crucial for family caregivers to take regular breaks to rest and recharge. Respite care services offer relief from the daily tasks of caregiving, allowing family caregivers to care for themselves – leading to better care for the seniors they love, too. Read More...