Do you have a cell phone in your pocket or attached to your belt right now? It would be surprising if you didn’t. In fact, you would probably be surprised if you didn’t receive a phone call or text message by the time you’re finished reading this blog post. Most of us use our cell […]
House Fire Reminds Caregivers near Carlsbad to Be Alert Safety for their loved ones in the event of a sudden disaster is one of the main reasons that many people choose to hire professional caregivers. Near Carlsbad, there are numerous reminders each year of just what could happen, and a senior living alone is particularly […]
Caregivers in San Marcos Warn About Valley Fever You may have never heard of valley fever, especially if you have only recently moved to the southwestern United States. If you have elderly family members, though, it is important for you to be on the lookout for symptoms that could indicate valley fever and have a […]
Keeping illnesses and concerns to yourself, particularly if you are older, if you live alone, or if you live with children or elders that you provide care for is…stupid. I could think of other words that demonstrate the wrongness of that kind of secrecy as well, but they all boil down to the same definition: stupid.
In-home Caregivers in Escondido Should Be Supervised Even after an agency screens and trains someone to be an excellent in-home caregiver in Escondido or another San Diego County town, it should continue its involvement by supervising each worker under its jurisdiction. As you will see in this article, this is a gaping hole in the […]
Family members who are helping seniors to stay in their own homes or who have taken their older loved ones in to live with them are susceptible to stress and depression. Let them know that you notice their efforts – a little bit of appreciation may go a long way toward raising their spirits and may help to prevent caregiver burnout.