Caregiving

Becoming a paid caregiver for a family member

According to the National Alliance for Caregiving, about 65.7 million US adults provided care to a family member with mental or physical disabilities during the past five years. That’s over 29% of all adults! Caregivers usually find themselves in situations where they suddenly have to provide care and assistance to someone in their family or

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Health Apps for Seniors

The latest technological achievements we have witnessed in recent years have significantly simplified many aspects of our lives and the way we carry out daily activities. While it is not uncommon to think that apps are more of a young people’s thing, some of them have been designed to help seniors get one step closer

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Remote in-home Care for Seniors

We believe the mass isolation of older adults during the Coronavirus lockdown, could result in the widespread use of new technologies that could help seniors age in place. This hypothesis comes from the observation of a rapid increase in demand for technologies like telemedicine, videoconferencing, medical alert systems and medication dispensers during the Coronavirus pandemic.

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Private Home Caring – Diet Support & Medication Management

Proper nutrition and medication management are essential for patients who have adapted to the private home care system. Home healthcare is necessary for people who cannot completely take care of themselves. Skilled and non-skilled professionals are necessary for a person’s health care, to provide support to family members who can act as secondary caregivers to

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Signs of Caregiver Burnout: How to Cope with It?

Caregivers are probably one of the most underappreciated and unrecognized groups of volunteers. They work behind the scenes, engage in seemingly normal and everyday tasks, and usually go about their job quietly and unassumingly. But, behind the perception of stability and normalcy is often a very lonely, tired, stressed and scared person. Caregivers are so

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Qualities You Need To Look For In A Home Care Service Provider

Specialized care is a necessity for seniors, and they expect to receive it from family members, especially their children. However, it’s normal for family members to become so busy with work and other life responsibilities that they opt for the professional assistance of home care service providers to attend to their elderly relatives. Home care

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