Preventing Winter Mishaps for Seniors

Preventing Winter Mishaps for Seniors. Most seniors are familiar within their environment. However, when something changes like cold weather, snow or ice, and family outings we must plan.  A great start is good nutrition, eating meals that cause less inflammation in the body.  Arthritis, stiff joints become worse in winter months supplementing with fish oil […]

How Can You Share Special Memories With Your Loved One

There comes a time when it becomes more difficult for family to visit with aging relatives.  They tend to visit more when relatives are home vs when they are in facilities.  The question is, how can we bridge this gap and make it so you can connect more with your loved one? There are some things you […]

Helicopter Children

Helicopter Children  We all have heard the term “helicopter parents” – overprotective, over-perfecting, over-controlling parents who hover over their children’s constant needs, but do you know there is a new term called “helicopter children?”  Due to our aging parental population and the rising cost of healthcare, adult children have become overprotective caregivers who are trying to control their aging parents.  The […]

We Have Live-In Caregivers !

Did you know you have other options other than facility care when your loved one needs more help.  Most people think its inevitable that they will have to move mom or dad to a nursing home.  Live in care is one of your other options, and it is a not a new concept, in fact, […]

National Family Caregiver Month in Clayton MO

Caregiver Clayton MO

November is National Family Caregiver Month and that makes this time of year a great time to recognize just what it means to be providing home care to an elderly loved one. While this month celebrates all types of family caregivers, we’ll focus on those who are taking care of elderly loved ones. In the […]