How Do I Select A Home Care Agency For My Parents?

WHEN YOUR PARENTS BEGIN TO NEED HELP AT HOME, you’d better know the most important questions to ask in order to help them select the best home care company for them. Every home care company promises that they are the best and that you will be happy with them if you choose them. If you […]

What is Hospice Care?

Introduction As the old saying goes, the two things that you can’t avoid are death and taxes. Taxes may be minimized or postponed by creative tax planning, but as Hebrews 9:27 tells us, death is something that we will all face someday, so understanding the role of hospice may help you or someone you love […]

Assisted Living for Seniors with Alzheimer’s

3 Ways Assisted Living Helps Residents with Alzheimer’s Taking care of a loved one who has dementia can be difficult, considering all the time and energy required to give proper and adequate attention. Fortunately, assisted living can help. Living with Dementia: An Overview According to the latest data gathered by the Alzheimer’s Association, it is […]

How Do I help Mom choose between Home Care and Assisted Living?

As Dorothy says in The Wizard of Oz, there’s no place like home. Most of us prefer to live in our homes with comfort, familiar surroundings, safety, and dignity. Our moms (and our dads too!) are no different, and the thought of moving out of their homes can be traumatic. There comes a point for […]

Ways to get involved during Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

September is World Alzheimer’s Month, an international campaign run every year to help raise awareness about dementia, led by Alzheimer’s Disease International and other Alzheimer’s associations around the globe. We’ve collaborated with Fairfield Care, a care home supplies provider in the UK, to help raise awareness of this difficult disease – and show you how […]

Age-Related Macula Degeneration

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of sight loss for those over 50 in the developed world with an estimated 600,000 people already effected by AMD in the UK alone (source). Sadly, the older we get the more likely we are to suffer from AMD so our team at A Servant’s Heart In-Home […]