As the days go by and the added stress of caregiving builds, many informal caregivers run the risk of developing a condition known as caregiver burnout. When left unaddressed, the mental, physical, and emotional toll of caregiver burnout can lower the quality of life of both caregiver and care recipient.
If we’ve learned anything over the past few years concerning our health care system, it’s that the nurses across America are skilled, dedicated, and selfless. It's only fitting that one week each year is dedicated to honoring these incredible individuals.
If you have an elderly one it's possible that they will need caregiving assistance. Some signs that your loved one needs help are physical and mental change, poor personal hygiene. Find more about symptoms and cures.
Congratulations to Janina, our Caregiver of the Month for March. Thanks for being an indispensable part of our team, Janina!
The right support group can be a lifeline of a family caregiver. There are several groups on Facebook, online forms with active users. Find more about how to find one.
It's common for older adults to experience loss of memory. Luckily, we have top tips to improve and sharpen senior brain health that include being physically and mentally active, socializing, a healthy diet, and much more.
Congratulations to Shamone, our Caregiver of the Month for February. Thanks for being an indispensable part of our team, Shamone!
We're excited to announce that Shaneka is our Caregiver of the Year for 2021! We thank her for her hard work, compassion, caring attitude, and everything else she's done as an amazing HomeChoice caregiver!
A decline in memory function is alarming to seniors and their families. If you’re concerned about you or a loved one having dementia, here are the top 10 warning signs of dementia.
Congratulations to Hector, our Caregiver of the Month for January. Thanks for being an indispensable part of our team, Hector!