Tag Archives: home care

How to Esure your Loved Ones are Getting the Best Care?

by Nisha Whether you are in the process of transferring a loved one to a care home, or you currently discussing the possibility, you of course want to make sure that your loved one goes to the best home available. Whether you are looking at care homes in Southampton or anywhere else in the country,…
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Senior Care Help for Aging Veterans

Paying for senior care stretches everyone's budget.  Mary's mom was running out of money.  Her Alzheimer's disease meant that a caregiver stayed with her all day while her son was at work.  This was using up her money at a rate of $4000 per month, not to mention normal living expenses.  Mary heard about a…
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Home care: Should you hire a private caregiver?

When your parent finally agrees to home care, it can come as a great relief.  A key question is will you employ a caregiver yourself or will you work with a full service home care agency? When you start investigating the cost of home care, it can be tempting to hire a private caregiver to…
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Can Your Parents Afford Senior Services?

Senior services, like assisted living or home care take money, caring for parents means having the "Money" talk.  Has your parent stopped participating in favorite activities, eats out less or travels less? Is there deferred maintenance on her home or car or unpaid bills around the house?  These are warnings of possible financial issues. Asking…
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