Walking in winter can be downright dangerous, but thanks to local indoor tracks, you don’t have to hang up your walking shoes.
Home Helpers Blog
Dry winter air means dry winter skin. And for older adults, it can be much more than a nuisance.
Skin becomes thinner as we age, making it more fragile and more susceptible to problems caused by lack of moisture.
Struggling with what to give a loved one who has moved to a nursing home? We have some great ideas for Christmas gifts for seniors that will be appreciated long after the holiday is over.
You feel guilty for even thinking it, but the question still looms: “My loved one with dementia won’t remember the holidays, so should I really go to all the trouble of celebrating with them?” The simple answer is yes. With … Continued
Making conversation with older relatives can be a challenge. To avoid spending Thanksgiving dinner talking to Grandma and Grandpa about the weather or the food in their assisted living center’s dining room, it might be best to come prepared with a few Thanksgiving conversation starters.
In an emergency, seconds count. A free public service called Smart911 can save seconds, and even minutes, when an emergency occurs.
Many people are determined to stay in their homes as they age. But is it safe to do so? As you enjoy your holiday visits this year, watch for these signs that it might be time to call in some help or even to re-evaluate a loved one’s living arrangements.
If you’re looking for a satisfying job that fits your schedule, there are so many reasons to become a Home Helpers caregiver. Here are just a few!
Since obtaining its medical license in 2013, Home Helpers has made life easier by providing medical services in a client’s home. Injections and wound care are two of the many nursing services that can be performed by Home Helpers.
As the Medicare Open Enrollment season begins, it’s time to take a look at your coverage, and whether you have what you need for the year ahead.