December 18, 2020

Meet Our Family Matters Program

Are you finding yourself or an aging loved one facing difficult decisions about the future? Topics like in-home care, legal relationships, etc. can sometimes feel hard to discuss together. Both older adults and their families will benefit from the Family […]
December 8, 2020

Tips for Preparing to Care for Your Aging Parents

As the holidays approach, you are likely interacting more heavily with your aging parents and family members. Whether you are able to spend time together safely or are relying on virtual video calls, you may start to notice that they […]
December 7, 2020

How to Safely Celebrate the Holidays with Aging Loved Ones This Year

By now, we all know the rules of COVID-19 fairly well: Maintain proper social distancing at six feet apart, wear a mask, don’t touch your face, wash your hands, wash your hands, then wash your hands some more. Now that […]
November 16, 2020

Navigating Long-Term Care Insurance

For older adults and their families, long-term care can be beneficial but may be difficult to pay for. Many individuals plan ahead and invest in long-term care insurance, but they are unsure when to use it. Our long-term care experts […]
November 10, 2020

How to Help an Aging Loved One with a Mental Illness

With a second surge of coronavirus cases causing lockdowns all over the country, this winter looks like it may be a difficult one. The elderly will be especially at risk for mental illnesses such as anxiety and depression because of […]
November 2, 2020

The Power of Companionship for Older Adults

Did you know that older adults are at increased risk for social isolation? With the help of the caregiver team at Senior Home Companions, we can help your loved one ease the loneliness that can come with aging. Our wide […]
October 15, 2020

Why Structured Routines are Good for Older Adults

Aging can bring many unexpected changes to our bodies and minds. One way to counteract issues like memory loss, poor sleep or anxiety is with a structured daily routine. The point of routines is not to be rigid to the […]
October 12, 2020

When Caregiving Becomes Too Much

Acting as a caregiver to a sick or aging loved one is one of the toughest jobs out there. It requires the ability to manage a variety of tasks and juggle many aspects of life, as well as emotional skills […]
October 8, 2020

Providing Cancer Support at Senior Home Companions

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and it is during this time that we focus on the support that we offer to our beloved clients who are currently battling some form of cancer, as well as support for their families. […]