Dementia Care

September 22, 2020
Senior Isolation and How an Amazon Alexa Can Help

Senior Isolation and How an Amazon Alexa Can Help

Are you concerned about senior isolation for your aging loved one living alone? As seniors continue to stay Safe and Sound at Home during the COVID-19 pandemic, it may seem difficult to keep them engaged and prevent the depression or […]
August 19, 2020
Let’s Talk UTI in Older Adults

Let’s Talk UTIs in Older Adults

Urinary tract infections (or UTIs) are not fun at any age. However, infections are more common as we age, and a UTI can have more detrimental effects in older adults. Although it can seem like an uncomfortable topic, make sure […]
August 19, 2020
How to take advantage of the benefits for aging veterans and their spouses

How to take Advantage of Benefits for Aging Veterans and their Spouses

Aging is a difficult process, and because the transition can be slow, many elderly veterans are left trying to decide between staying in their homes or entering a nursing care facility. The time during which someone goes from being independent […]
August 13, 2020
Adult Children Caregiver Tips

Tips for Adult Children Caring for Aging Parents

Are you serving as a caregiver or on a team supporting your aging parents at home? Caring for a parent as their adult children can be both a rewarding and difficult position, and requires a lot of self evaluation and […]
July 27, 2020

NOW HIRING: Caregivers in Venice, FL

Are you seeking a fulfilling and flexible career in the Venice, FL area? Senior Home Companions of Florida is currently seeking qualified affiliate caregivers, CNAs and HHAs who are ready to work and can start immediately! Call Marie at 941-924-0494 […]
July 20, 2020

Understanding Dementia and Memory Loss Behaviors

Have you been noticing memory loss or other signs of dementia in an aging loved one? It can be hard to see these patterns, but it is important to stay alert for changes in senior behavior. This can help you, […]
June 3, 2020

Why Hydration is Important for Older Adults

Summer is here and that means rising temperatures and time spent in the hot sun. An important aspect of health in the warmer months is proper hydration, especially for older adults. As we spend time with our clients aging in […]
March 23, 2020
Blog- Respite Care

Respite Care from Senior Home Companions

Are you or one of your family members serving as an aging loved one’s primary caregiver? More and more seniors are choosing to age in place, which can often mean they have a family caregiver. Senior Home Companions has high-caliber, […]
March 15, 2020
Blog- Tips for Long-Distance Caregiving

Tips for Long-Distance Caregiving

According to AARP in 2019, “more than 1 in 10 family caregivers live at least an hour away from their aging or ailing family member,” and many may be even further. If you face the possibility of becoming a long-distance caregiver, […]