A sobering fact is that every year, family and friends provide more than 470 million hours of care to people living with dementia.
Being away from family during festivities can evoke a sense of longing and loneliness. This is especially true for long-distance caregivers who are unable to be physically present with their loved ones, especially during the holidays.
End of life planning is an important part of a broad discussion of a loved one’s wishes in various scenarios. In this article, we focus on just one aspect of planning which is the step of transitioning to a hospice.
When it comes to hiring a caregiver for your loved one, it’s essential to ensure that you choose the right person for the job. The caregiver will play a crucial role in providing care and support, so asking the right questions during the interview process is vital.
Home care services offer unparalleled support for individuals in need, but their success relies on a number of factors, one of which is thoroughly laying down the groundwork.
October 14, 2023, is World Hospice & Palliative Care Day, a day dedicated to acknowledging and celebrating the tireless efforts of healthcare providers and volunteers who offer comfort, compassion, and support to individuals facing life-limiting illnesses.
End-of-life care is a topic often shrouded in misconceptions, misunderstandings and fear. As individuals and families face the inevitable, it’s crucial to debunk common myths surrounding this sensitive subject.
Understanding the ways memory changes as we get older can help us learn if our memory lapses are a normal part of our aging, or a concern such as Alzheimer disease.
As the world’s population continues to age, the demand for senior care is growing. Many families find themselves in the position of providing care for their elderly loved ones. Being a caregiver is a deeply rewarding experience, but it can also be physically and emotionally taxing.
Check out our 3 wonderful Father’s Day activities that seniors can enjoy with their loved ones. Whether it’s spending quality time outdoors or exploring shared interests, these activities are sure to make the day special.