Helping Seniors Stay Connected

Caregiver in Crestline OH When people age and start losing some of their mobility or good health, they can easily begin to feel alone or isolated. And if they live by themselves, that feeling is even more exacerbated. But as a family caregiver, you can help see that their feelings don’t become out of hand or so severe that they become depressed—which can cause another whole set of problems. Today’s technology—while befuddling for some seniors—can also be a blessing in disguise, especially for ... Read more

Keeping the Refrigerator Healthy and Clean

Senior Care in Loudonville OH Helping keep your parent's home clean, fresh, and healthy is an important part of your senior care efforts for them. Not only does this make the home more comfortable and pleasant to live in or visit, but it also helps to reduce the chances of your parent experiencing an illness, infection, or irritation to allergies. One area of the home that is often overlooked during cleaning efforts is the refrigerator. This piece of equipment is a part ... Read more

Preparing Your Parent Ahead of a Severe Storm

Elder Care in Wooster OH With the summer finally just around the corner many people are thinking about all of the fun that these warmer months have to offer. Amid all of your thoughts of summer road trips, visits to the beach, and cookouts with your friends and family, however, you must also keep in mind that summer weather means the potential for summer storms. In many areas, the summer months bring with them the potential for severe weather such as thunderstorm, ... Read more

6 Activities You and Your Elderly Loved One Can Enjoy Together

Home Care in Ashland OH It's really easy to get stuck in a rut and to do the same types of things with your loved one. Consider some of these activity ideas and brainstorm some others that you can try out. Bake Something Together Maybe your elderly loved one is the gatekeeper for a favorite family recipe or she has a favorite baked good that you can make for her. Take the time to bake something together that you can both enjoy. Or consider ... Read more