Tips for Creating Meaningful Visits at the Nursing Home

It’s not uncommon to struggle with what to say or what to do when visiting a loved one in a nursing home, even when that person is someone you love dearly. Realize you are not trained as an elderly caregiver and may just need a few expert tips on how to create meaningful visits to … Continued

Should I Be Planning for My Future Care?

People go to nursing homes for different reasons. You could be recovering from a surgery or illness; you may have a chronic condition or disability that requires ongoing, professional skilled care. No matter the situation, it’s always best to be prepared for your future care. There are various factors to take into consideration, from financial … Continued

My Parent Needs Care. What Do I Do First?

“My dad fell and injured himself badly. He wants to go home, I realize that, but he really can’t live alone. And I can’t be there all day. I have no idea what to do.” This call for help and support is common. As your parent’s child, you’re worried and scared while also feeling overwhelmed … Continued