With more and more seniors choosing to age in place, knowing when it's time for senior care assistance can be difficult. Here are five signs that you should look out for.
Before leaving the hospital, a senior may be given the option of receiving transitional care at a rehabilitation center versus their private residence. A growing body of evidence would seem to indicate that recovering at home might be the best choice for that special senior in your life.
Sadly, older adults account for over half of all flu-related hospitalizations and most flu-associated deaths. Although it’s difficult to completely avoid colds and flu at any age, improving your odds of not getting sick is possible by taking these preventative steps.
Find out how to tackle senior meal planning and serve them a well-balanced diet filled with nutritious foods without spending a small fortune.
Helping seniors deal with depression during the holidays isn’t easy, but we’d like to give you a few practical tips to keep their spirits (and yours) up.
Home Instead of Southwest Florida has helped many families in Naples, Fort Myers, and Charlotte County get home care organized and started, from establishing what services are initially needed to helping families and seniors determine how they’ll pay for home care.