How To Find The Right In-Home Care

As a family caregiver and owner of an in-home senior care agency, I know how challenging it is to find good care.  Every family is different, every care recipient is unique and each caregiver has their own unique set of skills and experiences.  

Here you will find articles ranging from how to plan for long-term care, finding and hiring a private caregiver and how to work with an in-home senior care agency.  I also provide tools and templates to help you find the absolute right care option for your loved one.  And, I write new content regularly.

If you don’t see what you are looking for use the search tool on the right side of this page.  

My goal is to help you navigate through your caregiver journey.  Please contact me if you have any questions.

Elderly fall prevention tips

Elderly Fall Prevention Tips

One-third of seniors over the age of 65 will fall this year and only half of them will tell their doctor about it, according to the Centers for Disease Control

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How To Pay For In-Home Care

Updated June 6, 2020 Although the cost for in-home care is usually a less expensive option than Assisted Living or Nursing Homes, the ability to afford Home Care is an

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COVID-19 and Caregivers

COVID-19 and Caregivers

If you watch the news for even a minute these days you will undoubtedly be bombarded with information about COVID-19 (the coronavirus). I also know that the demands of caring

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COVID-19 and Elderly Isolation

COVID-19 And Elderly Isolation

This COVID-19 pandemic came quickly. It thrust us into a world most have never experienced before. Businesses closed almost instantly. We were advised to self-isolate and keep our distance from

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Home care contract template

Home Care Contract Template

There are many details to consider and things to discuss with the rest of your family when agreeing on a strategy for caring for your loved one. A caregiver agreement

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Home Caregiver Pay Rate

Home Caregiver Pay Rate

You have weighed the choice of how to hire a caregiver – private vs. agency and have decided you want to hire your own private independent caregiver. Now, how do

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