Caregiving

Caregiving is one of the most selfless acts a person can do and so many people around the world and don’t even know that they are doing it!
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Hiring a caregiver is not something that should be done lightly. These professionals need to be highly trustworthy and passionate about the quality of support they provide. Unfortunately, care in the home space has been increasingly hard to find in...
The holidays are supposed to be a time of happiness and hours spent with family. But for many seniors it can be a reminder of a day that was once special but is now spent alone. Many seniors become...
“Twas the night before Christmas when all through the house, not a creature was stirring – not even a mouse …” It was a tradition for Dad to share a rendition of this seasonal poem with our family …...
We sometimes avoid certain conversations because they seem intimidating or difficult in some way, but it’s essential to have them, especially when it’s time for a change.It may seem like the best route is just to rip the band-aid...
Do you care for an elderly family member? If so, you know that sometimes, it’s up to you to help them with their personal grooming and hygiene, such as brushing their teeth, bathing, and getting dressed.However, if your loved...
There are over 50 million seniors in America today. As the baby boomer generation continues to age, that number will continue to rise. Millions of these seniors are living active and independent lives. However, many others need extra care...
Long drives can be relaxing. They are the perfect opportunity to unwind and take some quiet time to yourself. However, when you don't want to sit in silence and you have run out of things to talk about with...
Moving an elderly person into your own home is not just a decision. It is something that often leads to a certain lifestyle change, no matter how slight. Still, it’s not a change for the worse. If anything, an...
For most of us this summer has been extremely hot and humid! Record temperatures in many parts of North America have been around for weeks and months, in many parts of the world. Minimal rain, has made temperatures even...
Things to Consider Your parents are who brought you into this world. They are the ones who schooled you, looked after you, and took care of every little need of yours during childhood. So, it’s only fitting that when the...