Senior Care in Northbrook IL
When people are diagnosed with any form of dementia, including Alzheimer’s, it may seem as though the best years of their life are well behind them. They may feel as though this is the end; after all, one of the most significant symptoms associated with most forms of dementia is memory loss.
However, it’s important for these individuals, mostly seniors, to understand that proper care at home can have a positive influence in their life and can help ...
Steve and I attended the annual Easter Seal’s Golf Outing at the Grand Geneva Resort last weekend. This annual fundraising event raised money for Children with Autism. The money raised, helps fund therapeutic schools and supplies needed for these children. This funding supports the many programs in the Chicagoland area. Easter Seals Metropolitan Chicago serves nearly 30,000 clients with disabilities and special needs.
Home Care in Wilmette IL
Giving up the right to drive may be something that aging seniors worry about more than anything else as they get older and begin to lose their physical strength or other capabilities. No one really wants to think about the prospect of losing their driver’s license, especially if they’ve been able to drive and take care of themselves for decades.
When elderly individuals realize they are no longer safe behind the wheel, it’s best to voluntarily give up ...
Sarah Phiri - June Employee of the Month
We are pleased to announce Sarah Phiri as our June Employee of the Month. Sarah is a Certified Nursing Assistant who has been working with us for a year. Her bubbly personality is contagious. Since day one working for our company, Sarah has demonstrated a positive attitude, has excellent caregiving skills, and is willing to go the extra mile. She has worked for several of our clients over the past year. Her first time ...
Elder Care in Skokie IL
Most people will admit they enjoy singing (mostly in the privacy of their own home). Singing along to favorite songs, whether they are oldies, hymns, modern music that’s on the radio today, or anything else is a great way for people to express their joy, sadness, concerns, and more. Music has a powerful ability to connect people with one another.
For somebody who relies on (or requires but hasn’t yet hired anyone) elder care, encouraging them to sing ...