Tips for Long-Distance Caregiving

Tips for Long-Distance Caregiving

When you live far from an aging parent or relative, it can be hard to determine if they need help with daily living. Not all seniors are outspoken about their health needs. By checking with your loved one’s neighbors, friends or doctor(s), you can get a better idea of...
How to Help a Loved One Who Wanders

How to Help a Loved One Who Wanders

Wandering is a common problem for seniors who have dementia. Wandering can make caregivers anxious about their loved one’s safety as they could easily have an accident or get lost. Knowing the warning signs and possible causes of wandering can help you protect loved...
5 Signs Your Loved One Needs In-Home Care

5 Signs Your Loved One Needs In-Home Care

It is extremely difficult for someone who has lived independently for years to admit they may no longer be able to care for themselves or their home. In many instances, family members prefer to hide their inability to handle things because they feel embarrassed or do...