Aging In Place

5 Safety guidelines for outside caregivers during COVID-19

5 Safety guidelines for outside caregivers during COVID-19. If you have caregivers coming into your home on a daily basis, then it's important to adhere to safety guidelines; especially now. The COVID-19 pandemic, needless to say, has rocked our world. But life has continue and perhaps you still have outside caregivers coming into you or [...]

By |2020-08-14T19:27:58+00:00August 14th, 2020|Categories: Aging In Place, Home Care 101|

Companions for the elderly: Does your loved one need a companion?

The advantages of companions for the elderly. As loved ones age, you may notice that they increasingly need someone with stay with them. Because of reduced mobility and health issues, your elderly loved one may have difficulty moving around and performing normal activities like going to the grocery store. As more and more people age [...]

By |2020-07-15T16:42:46+00:00July 15th, 2020|Categories: Aging In Place|

A second wave of COVID-19 restrictions – what it means for caregivers

What does a second wave of COVID-19 restrictions mean for you as a caregiver? News reports over the last week have focused on a second wave of COVID-19 cases. States like Florida, Texas and Arizona have stopped reopening their states so that they can slow the virus spread. Los Angeles county which had opened up [...]

By |2020-07-01T16:15:00+00:00July 1st, 2020|Categories: Aging In Place, Family Caregiver|

4 tips to protect your mental health during a pandemic

Tips to protect your mental health during the current global pandemic. To say the current news is stress-inducing is an understatement. The numbers of people infected with the novel Coronavirus keeps going up. The death toll - although it is at 4% of all cases - is still very disturbing. It certainly doesn't help that [...]

By |2020-03-18T18:58:52+00:00March 20th, 2020|Categories: Aging In Place, Family Caregiver|