Navigating Medicare and Insurance for Durable Medical Equipment

A woman helps her elderly mother use her walker, a piece of durable medical equipment she needs to get around.

Do you think an older loved one could benefit from more safety in the shower or bathtub? Does he or she require a walker or rollator to get around? If so, it’s very likely that you’ll soon be looking to purchase the in-home durable medical equipment that so many families depend on to help older…

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Five Big Risks at Home for Aging Adults

Senior Home Care in Roseville CA

Older adults face some big safety risks at home. As they age, those risks might loom even larger than they did in the past. Identifying these risks and putting a plan in place for dealing with them in advance is a big part of being a family caregiver. The good news is that senior home…

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8 Tips to Make Bathing Less Scary for Seniors with Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer's Care in Yuba City CA

Bathing is a huge part of everyday life and personal hygiene, but for people who have Alzheimer’s disease, bathing can be incredibly scary and anxiety-inducing. The sensation of water on the skin, fear of falling, and more can make bathing a horrible experience for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s care providers can help seniors feel…

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Helping Seniors Age in Place Safely

Home Care in Rocklin CA

A growing number of seniors are opting to “age in place,” meaning they stay in their own homes instead of going into assisted living or nursing homes, in an effort to preserve their freedom and comfort. This often requires a need to increase the senior friendliness of their house. This blog will explore home improvements…

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