Long-Distance Caregiver Tips in the Time of COVID

Long-Distance Caregiver Tips in the Time of COVID

Long-Distance Caregiver Tips in the Time of COVID As the senior population continues to increase, and the cost of assisted living also rises, families are seeking ways to allow their older members to live at home longer. Although there is a financial benefit for...
Help I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up

Help I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up

“Help I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up.”  This is still the catch cry used for the Medical Alert industry. You will remember the Push Button device worn around the neck of your Mum or Grand Mum who was living at home alone. “I’ve fallen, and I...
15 Easy Ways to Reduce Stress Right Now

15 Easy Ways to Reduce Stress Right Now

15 Easy Ways to Reduce Stress Right Now When stress pops up in everyday life, it can seem challenging to find ways to relax and get through the day. Whether the problem arises at work, at home, or somewhere in between, it’s important to have some tactics in mind to...
I Don’t Want To Be “Put” In A Home

I Don’t Want To Be “Put” In A Home

I Don’t Want To Be “Put” In A Home Posted in Caregiving, Retirement, Retirement Living By Susan Williams Thinking about being “put” in a home when I get older sends a chill down my spine. Granted, my personal experience so far with these types of “homes” hasn’t been...