Senior In-Home-Care Vs. Assisted Living: How Do They Differ?

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Depending on your senior loved one’s care requirements and preferences, you may consider either a senior in-home care or an assisted living facility. Although they differ in their approach, they both provide personalized services to your loved one. In order to make an informed choice, you should understand the key differences between assisted living facilities and senior in-home care services. What Is Senior In-Home Care? People who choose senior in-home care, prefer to stay in ...

Technology that Helps Care for Senior Adults Who Live Far Away

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Taking care of senior adults and monitoring their health while living far away can be a challenge. The Clinical Interventions on Aging estimates that there are five to seven million Americans who are long-distance caregivers for elders, and this figure is likely to double in the next 15 years. However, the latest technologies can help you manage and monitor your loved ones’ well-being. Here are some of the technologies that are helpful in taking care ...

What to Look for in a Home Care Provider for Seniors

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Nothing beats the security and comfort of your own home. In-home care helps older adults receive the care they need while living freely in their home for as long as possible, despite undergoing an illness or injury. It includes a wide range of services and on several occasions may delay or prevent the need for a nursing home or assisted living center. Being able to recuperate at home also presents a level of dignity and ...

5 Affordable Gifts for Seniors to Make This Christmas Amazing for Them

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Christmas is fast approaching and choosing gifts for your elderly parents, senior family members or friends can be tricky because you need thoughtful gifts for them. These gifts should be supportive enough to boost senior care by improving their overall health, safety, comfort, and independence. Sturdy and cost-effective, this gift makes it easier for your elderly parents to follow an independent lifestyle. Although these safety poles are conveniently located at spots throughout the house, it’s ...

Amazing Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving to Thank Seniors

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During the holiday's seniors often get overlooked, especially if they are in nursing homes or if they are no longer to venture out on their own. Why not find unique ways to celebrate Thanksgiving with seniors? Here are a few amazing ways to celebrate Thanksgiving to thank your senior loved ones: Spend the Day at the Orchard or Pumpkin Patch Spend the day at the local apple orchard or pumpkin patch with your family. Pick ...