ALS disease

Caregivers Provide Quality of Life for Elderly Patients with ALS Disease

In his farewell speech to his fans, famous baseball player, Lou Gehrig called himself “the luckiest man on the face of the Earth.” He mentioned his love for baseball, his coaches, his colleagues, the fans, and his family and friends.

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24 hour wage for caregivers

Workers in New York Demand Getting Their 24-Hour Wages for Home Health Aides

The Court Ruling

The Supreme Court of the State of New York has on April 11, 2017ruled that caregiver professional services can be paid for the entire 24-hour period[I] that they spend at a patient’s home.

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elderly mom

Caring for My Elderly Mom at Home – What Are My Options?

Looking after your elderly mom can be a complicated and stressful job. Whether you live close by or far from your mother, certain questions and challenges remain:

What level of care does my mother need?Can she remain at home?Should my mother seek assisted living or go into a nursing home? Continue Reading
Geriatric Nurses

Geriatric Nurses Are in High Demand. They Get Great Pay and Benefits.

If you’ve ever had a serious injury or illness, you’ll likely remember one or more of the nurses who cared for you. A kind smile, some nurturing words, and a gentle touch can mean so much when you are uncomfortable or in pain.

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elderly care

Elderly Care Services: How to Hire the Best

Caring for an aging relative or loved one is a task that few of us anticipate with excitement – but this is a task that most people will be faced with at some point, so we believe it is good to recognize that reality.

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What is music therapy for seniors

What Is Music Therapy and How Can It Help People with Alzheimer’s?

Music therapy can improve the quality of life for elder patients, especially those suffering from degenerative diseases, like Huntington’s, Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s. But, what is music therapy for Alzheimer’s patients and how can it help seniors?

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Senior Caregiver Stress

Senior Caregivers: Effects of Caregiver Stress and How to Reduce Them

If you ask today’s aging seniors where they want to spend the later stages of their lives, 90% of them likely to tell you, “There’s no place like home.” According to research by AARP, 82% of seniors prefer to continue living in their family homes, even if they need assistance.

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Hire In Home caregiver for the elderly

Time To Hire An In-Home Caregiver? Read This First Before You Make A Decision

How to Hire an In-Home Caregiver for Your Aging Relative

The thought keeps going around in your mind: I need a caregiver for my husband.

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pet therapy for seniors

Pet Therapy for the Elderly – Your Ultimate Guide

Pet therapy for the elderly has become a popular method of mild therapy for senior citizens ( [i]). In fact, the documented benefits of interaction with pets are mental, emotional, and even physical.

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how to hire home care services

The Art of How to Hire a Home Health Care Agency for Seniors with Confidence

There comes a time in the lives of many senior citizens where they need a little assistance at home. Do you know that giving seniors just a little bit of help often makes it possible for seniors to live at home longer?

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