Caregiving

When planning a loved one’s care, the best advice to receive is “prepare in advance” long before you need help....

How to Talk About Drug or Alcohol Abuse as a Live-in Caregiver and What to Look Out For When you’re...

Watching a parent grow old is one of the hardest things children have to go through. It’s hard to see...

Hiring a professional caregiver for your mom, dad, or grandparent is a major decision, one that’s not always easy to...

Caregivers have a difficult time getting away from caregiving to take a vacation or even a spa day. However, it...

One of the most challenging caregiving issues – outside of the actual caregiving tasks – is finding a way to...

CONGRATULATIONS! In honor of your upcoming wedding anniversary, your spouse just surprised you with a romantic week-long trip. You know you...

Though caregiving for a loved one can be rewarding, it can also involve various stressors that can lead to long-term...

Helping a loved one through elder care or illness takes a mental and emotional toll on an individual. When caring...

Tips for Continuity of Care Finding the right fit between a senior and his or her caregiver is the biggest...

There is No Shame in Negative Emotions Tied to Caregiving – It’s How You Respond to Them that Matters Aging...

If you have an aging parent, it’s normal to be worried about their health.  Moreover, if you recently stepped into...

Caring for a loved one living with Alzheimer’s or dementia can be an incredibly tiresome job. From the long hours...

Many seniors feel overwhelmed by all the new gadgets and tech. But did you know that they could be benefiting...

Whether or not your job includes working outside enduring the elements or seeing others suffer with no ability to change...

Making the decision to hire a caregiver is stressful. Once you decide your aging parent needs outside help, you need...

Is Your Aging Parent Struggling? Whether you live near your aging parents or live across the country, it can be...

How to Prevent Caregiver Loneliness Caregiving can be incredibly isolating. Between managing two households and family obligations, there isn’t much...

The time has come. You made the decision to put your older parent in a nursing home or assisted living...

At Visiting Angels, we know that senior care can be a contentious and sensitive issue. While it can be easy...

Do These Simple Things to Ensure Your Aging Parents are Safe in their Home Whether you visit your aging parents...

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