Caregiving

At Silverado, we have nearly 20 years of dedicated experience in caring for individuals with memory impairments, and in that...

Six years ago, the first wave of Baby Boomers reached retirement age, setting off an unprecedented rise in demand for...

When given the option between convalescing at home and in a nursing home, most people prefer to remain at home...

Caregivers rarely have time for self-care. Between regular “life” tasks and caring for another adult, there isn’t much time to...

More Americans than ever before now act as family caregivers for their aging parents. At least 35 million people are...

Finding Veteran Home Care Through Your Local VA Hospital There are more than 20 million American veterans living today. Many...

Caregiving is not an easy job. It’s mentally, physically, and emotionally exhausting. With that exhaustion comes a lot of feelings...

One of the biggest challenges family caregivers have is handing over the caregiving reigns. Many times, they’re overwhelmed and have...

Elderly decline is a natural, if unfortunate, part of life. Decline in physical and cognitive function is an inevitable part...

Navigating the journey of a loved one’s memory loss to Alzheimer’s can be quite difficult, particularly understanding why some memories...

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...

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