10 Warning Signs that a Senior Needs Home Care

To help families recognize the need before something happens, we have created this 10 Warning Signs Handout to help you determine if now is the time to explore homecare options for yourself or a loved one. Find out if you or a loved one is at risk?

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How Our GreatCare Method Addresses Senior Fall Risks

Seniors are at the greatest risk for falling and injuring themselves over any other age group. Between health concerns,...


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What To Do After a Senior Has Fallen

It can be frightening when a senior falls, and many people may not know what to do after the accident. A timely response is...


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Senior Safety: Learning to Fall
By Alyssa Ball On September 18, 2018

Senior Safety: Learning to Fall

Falls are the leading cause of death from injury in seniors. And once a senior falls, it's more likely that they will fall...


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INFOGRAPHIC: Fall Prevention Fact Sheet

Among seniors, falls are the leading cause of both fatal and non-fatal injuries. This is because falls often lead to very...


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Caregiver's 3-Step Guide to Conducting a Home Safety Survey

Fall-related injuries are the leading cause of injury deaths and disabilities among persons aged 65 years and older. Over...


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Injuries & Aftermath: What Can Happen after an Elderly Fall?

Seniors are at a higher risk of having a fall compared to the general population. Why is this important? What can happen...


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Tips to Prevent Falls in a Dementia Patient

Falling is one of the scariest things that can happen to seniors and their caregivers, but for the elderly, falls linked to ...


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Fall Risk Assessment to Keep Your Senior Independent

According to the CDC senior falls are devastating, deadly, costly and preventable. Therefore, to maintain health and...


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Essential Medical Evaluations After a Fall

After a loved one falls, ensure they are thoroughly checked out by a doctor or healthcare professional, even if there are no...


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Patience Is a Must for Seniors and Hip Fracture Recovery

A hip fracture is one of the most common injuries caused by falls for seniors. Hip fractures, in most cases, require surgery,...


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Guide to Selecting the Proper Footwear for Senior Fall Prevention

Although falls are common among seniors, they're still very serious. Harvard Health Publications reports an estimated 18,000...


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Common Vision Problems that Cause Senior Falls

Many of us, as we grow older, become the principal caregiver for an aging parent. While this is a natural and appropriate...


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Get Your Social Media Guide For Seniors

EmailZip CodeSocial media platforms like Facebook and Twitter are used by people of all ages. Seniors in particular are using these platforms to stay connected with old classmates, long lost friends, and family.

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