Dementia Care

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’re facing the possibility of becoming a long-distance caregiver, […]
December 1, 2019
Overcoming Holiday Stress For Caregivers

Overcoming Holiday Stress For Caregivers

Tips for Managing Holiday Stress For Caregivers The holidays are always an exciting time to spend with family and friends. But they can also bring a lot of additional stress with the many events, planning, and changing needs of your […]
January 16, 2014
Top 10 Behavior Management Strategies

Treating Sundowner’s Syndrome: Top 10 Behavior Management Strategies

Learn More About Sundowner’s Syndrome Although there are countless theories, researchers understand very little about the causes of Sundowner’s Syndrome, a condition often associated with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. As with any other syndrome, it is the signs and symptoms which […]