Caregiver-Tips for Long Distance Caregiving

Home Care Services in Berkeley CA: If you live more than an hour away from your parent, you are considered a “long distance caregiver.” Of course, there is a tremendous difference in how you can contribute to your parent’s care if you live one hour away or five-plus hours away.

Read More

Selling Your Senior’s Home

Selling Your Senior’s Home: My business partner Tara and I work with seniors and their loved-ones to help with all the items involved in selling their homes. Often our clients have a feeling that they want to sell but don’t know where to go. We help direct them and pull in the necessary resources for the sale.

Read More

What Your Senior Should Consider When Making Cancer Treatment Decisions

Home Care Services in Lafayette CA: Making treatment decisions can be one of the most challenging elements of a care journey with a senior who has been diagnosed with cancer. There are many different types of treatment options available and it is vital that your parent has the opportunity to make the choice that is not only right for them but also right for the type of cancer that they are dealing with.

Read More

Does Your Parent Need Companionship?

Caregivers in San Francisco CA: As a family caregiver one of the most important things that you can do for your senior is to make sure that they are getting all of the care and assistance that they need to manage their individual needs and challenges and support a good quality of life as they age in place. One of the areas of support that can be particularly beneficial for elderly adults is companionship. Seniors tend to experience higher levels of loneliness and isolation than younger people, and can suffer serious mental and emotional health consequences because of it.

Read More

What are the Signs and Symptoms of Psoriasis?

Elderly Care in San Francisco CA: Approximately 2 percent of the total population of the United States, around 7.5 million people, are currently living with psoriasis. This condition causes the life cycle of the skin cells to increase, resulting in the excessive growth of these cells and their buildup on the surface of the skin. Being able to recognize the signs and symptoms of this condition enables you to tell when your loved one has developed the condition or if they are going through a flare up so that you can make the care decisions that are right for your senior.

Read More