Category: Independent Living
The holidays are a wonderful opportunity to spend time with family, but this may mean traveling with a senior loved one, which can make your trip more challenging. Here are some tips on making this an easy and enjoyable time for everyone. Plan ahead: Having a set itinerary for your trip will allow you and… Continue reading Tips When Traveling With a Senior
When the time comes that your elderly loved one can no longer live independently, or you can no longer manage their care on your own, it’s time to talk about different professional senior independent home care options. Fortunately, there are some very high quality solutions, including in-home senior care and assisted living. So, what are… Continue reading Choosing Between Senior Independent Home Care and Assisted Living
Senior home health care services are a great option for elderly loved ones who still live independently, but are starting to need help for basic, day-to-day tasks. Here are some indicators that your loved one can benefit from in-home assistance from New Jersey’s specialists in home care for the elderly. Trouble driving: The ability to… Continue reading When is the Right Time to Look for At-Home Care for the Elderly?
If you are being discharged from a hospital or skilled nursing facility you have the right to discharge planning and to participate in the process. During your stay, your doctor and the staff will work with you on this process. You and your caregiver (a family member or friend who may be helping you) are… Continue reading The Importance of Proper Discharge Planning
As the online shopping industry continues to evolve, so do the scams. It is important to take steps to protect yourself. Here are five tips to protect your information when you shop online. Use complex passwords: Try for passwords with a combination of upper and lower case letters, numbers, and symbols or very long passwords. Both are… Continue reading 5 Tips to Protect Your Information When You Shop Online