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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Can the UK’s “Home First” Philosophy Work for Seniors in the US?

Home First is a rapid response network in the UK that helps seniors remain independent in their own homes. The service...


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Where Private Duty and Home Health Can Partner Up

When private-duty agencies and home health care companies work together, it leads to better outcomes for patients post...


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Bottom or Top Quartile: How Does Your State Rank for Senior Care?

Everyday there is a steady increase of people in our society that are either living with disabilities, or are part of the...


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INFOGRAPHIC: Taking Care of America's Seniors: The Importance of Homecare

In the 1950's less than 10 percent of the country was older than 65. That share will double to 20 percent by 2050. The...


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Signs Family Caregiving Isn't Right For a Senior with Dementia

Many seniors are diagnosed with Alzheimer's or dementia, and these seniors will inevitably need more and more help. While...


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Home Care vs. Nursing Home: Making the Decision

When the time comes to decide how to help an elderly loved one through those difficult days when they aren't physically able...


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7 Not-So-Obvious Benefits of Senior Home Care

You already know that a home care aide can improve the health and well-being of the senior that you love most, but did you...


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The Importance of Home Care for CHF Sufferers

Approximately 5.7 million people in the United States have congestive heart failure (CHF). With proper care, treatment, and...


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How to Have a Positive Conversation About Home Care With Your Parents

How do you first begin the often sensitive topic of future care with your parents? For many, this may be one of their top...


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Home Health vs. Home Care: What’s the Difference?

Hospital stays are becoming shorter. Surgical procedures have a pre-determined length of stay attached to them that insurance...


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Get Your Social Media Guide For Seniors

Social 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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