Is it Hoarding?

Recently, hoarding has received widespread media attention. People with compulsive hoarding disorder keep things that stir both awe and disgust. Laughter is a common response, but it’s hard not feeling sympathetic too. We’ve all experienced moments where we’ve hung onto an object that isn’t something we really need. For seniors, especially seniors who don’t have…

Elder Abuse

Physical, sexual and emotional abuse are a terrible reality for thousands of elders. Those responsible for their elder care are, in some circumstances, causing harm. The emotions and shame that follows abuse can be difficult to confront for both the victims and their relatives. According to the American Center on Elder Abuse: Signs of elder…

Promoting Independence with Dementia-Certified Caregivers

Dementia is a complex disease. Effective treatment requires extensive knowledge, training and planning. Our Alzheimer’s-certified caregivers help elders manage their activities of daily living and improve long-term health. We lessen the symptoms of dementia while we treat the causes. Alzheimer’s Certification Training We aim to help your parent retain independence. With long-term health in mind,…