You might not think that there is a connection between Martin Luther King, Jr. and home care services, but in a way there is. January 20th is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day this year and that means it’s a good time to consider the link between the message that he spread and the elderly…Details
Home Care Lansing MI: What happens if a caregiver does not show up for their shift?
For the most part, home care services professionals are the most caring, kind, compassionate people that you could ever meet. They help elderly individuals continue to live a full and independent life and while there are stories in the news about one provider who took advantage of an elderly individual or stole from another, the…Details
Sally’s father had been relying on an in home care provider for the past year and even though he didn’t say much about his caregiver to her, she knew that this man was a blessing to her and her family. Sally’s father had suffered a heart attack at the beginning of the previous year and…Details
Along with the holidays come the inevitable smells of baking. If you have an elderly loved one who may be struggling at times with their own personal care at home, and they like to bake for the holidays, you want to take a few senior home safety tips into consideration to ensure their safety, as…Details
The cold winter months should be a time of coziness and family. We usually enjoy this time of year due to the holidays, although it can be a dreaded time of the year for some. The elder members of your family, particularly ones that live alone, can suffer from the wintertime blues. Sometimes seniors can…Details
Home Care Okemos MI: What about licensing? Do all home care agencies need to be licensed?
Maybe you never really thought that it was going to happen, but as you walk away from your father’s doctor’s office, help your dad into the car, and get behind the wheel, your hands grip the cold steering wheel and you stare off into space, you’re thinking about what he said inside: your father should…Details
If you are considering home care services for a loved one, then there are a couple of things that you should know before hiring an in home care provider. Perhaps one of the most overlooked and misunderstood components of home care services is that certain insurance providers as well as Medicare or Medicaid will offer…Details
The first week of November is Vegetarian Awareness Week, and while not everyone is interested in adopting a lifestyle of vegetarianism, many people could benefit by eating more plant-based foods. If you and your loved one have decided that you want to eat more vegetarian meals, do an online search for some new recipes. Your…Details