The Dos and Don’ts of Dementia Care Caring for patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia is both challenging and rewarding, but it is not as daunting as you might expect. Educating yourself about dementia and maintaining a positive and realistic attitude will help you to feel in control, even in situations that especially challenge you. [...]
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Six Superstar Caregiver Qualities Senior Solutions Home Care, we are so proud of the work our superstar caregivers do! They work hard to show compassion and care to their clients every single day. Most companies do not expect so much of their employees, but because home care agencies take care of people, caregivers [...]
Activities for National Grandparents Day on September 8, 2019 Nana and Pops. Mamaw and Papaw. Oma and Opa. Abuela and Abuelo. Granny and Granddad. Grandma and Grandpa. It’s fitting that grandchildren call their grandparents by so many names because grandparents fill so many different and important roles within our families. They are [...]
6 Reasons Seniors Should Consider Adopting a Pet Does owning a pet really get better with age? According to a survey conducted by the National Poll on Healthy Aging, 88% of seniors claim their pets help them to enjoy a better quality of life, and 79% of seniors believe their four-legged friends [...]
A Day In The Life Of A Caregiver For a caregiver, no two days are the same. Each care recipient has unique needs, schedules, and routines, which affects the amount of care he or she requires each day. For this blog post, let’s follow Caregiver Jane to learn how she typically spends her [...]
Aging Adults And Diabetes: What You Need To Know Managing Diabetes as Part of Senior Care Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects the way the body processes food, particularly sugar. Over 25% of adults aged 65 and older deal with some form of diabetes and as such, it is very important to [...]
9 Signs You Or Your Loved One Needs A Caregiver's Helping Hand In today’s day and age, people are moving more quickly than ever. With all the hustle and bustle, seniors often feel as though they will become a burden if they ask a family member for help. In fact, seniors are far [...]
Benefits of Being a Caregiver Being a caregiver is an extremely rewarding position. In fact, the National Opinion Research Center found that 8 out of 10 caregivers report their experience caregiving as positive. However, when we talk about caregiving, we often focus on the challenges caregivers face, the sacrifices caregivers make, and the [...]
10 Tips For Traveling With Your Aging Loved Ones There’s a reason why they call them the “Golden Years.” Retired, relaxed, and young at heart, many seniors look forward to making memories they didn’t have time for while they were raising a family and working full time! That’s why at Senior Solutions, we [...]
Caregiver Burnout: Signs & Coping Tips Being a caregiver can be an exhausting and difficult task. It’s important to recognize caregiver burnout and cope healthily. Understanding caregiver burnout symptoms and coping mechanisms can help make caregiving more enjoyable and fulfilling. About 1 in 3 adults serves as an informal caregiver to another adult, [...]