Many older adults who are caring for an ill spouse are also too proud to ask for help, which then places the health and wellbeing of both parties at risk. To help ensure that doesn’t happen to you, use these caregiving tips from the experts.
We are very proud to be celebrating 15 years of care this month. We proudly reflect on the years, all the families we have cared for, all that we have learned, and all the employees who have worked so lovingly to provide such a high standard of care to all of our clients.
When you’re not able to manage caregiver guilt, it can cloud your judgement, cause additional stress and anxiety, and eventually lead to burnout. To help ensure that doesn’t happen, learning how to avoid caregiver guilt is possible when taking these steps.
On Wednesday, September 16, HomeChoice Home Care Solutions owners Brian Perruccio and Tony Rogers played in the Devils Ridge Charity Golf tournament benefiting the Dementia Alliance of North Carolina (www.dementianc.org). Tony and Brian were joined by Brad Roland of Care Patrol.
As a person ages, it’s not uncommon for them to start losing their appetite for one reason or another. But when that senior lives alone, a loss of appetite can cause rapid weight loss that quickly places their freedom and independence at risk. If you’re currently caring for an aging in place elderly loved one who’s not interested in eating due to a loss of appetite, try these taste bud-tantalizing meal ideas.
Staying connected with your senior loved one is a challenge, even in the best of times. In the current crisis, older adults, especially seniors with underlying conditions, are at a higher risk for COVID-19 and can develop serious complications. Here are options that allow you to stay connected with your senior without physical contact and still keep everyone around you safe.