19 09, 2018

Reactions To The Boston Globe’s Article Part 1

2018-09-19T16:37:44+00:00September 19th, 2018|Categories: Blog Post, News, Podcast|Tags: , |

Today we talk about an explosive article that was in the Boston Globe last week, titled the Stranger in the House.   It talks about how deregulated home care is in Massachusetts and how there are a lot of caregivers that are hired both privately, through PCAs and through agencies that are scamming and abusing the [...]

12 09, 2018

Four Ways To Engage Seniors At Home

2018-09-18T09:17:31+00:00September 12th, 2018|Categories: Podcast|Tags: |

On Monday we talked about Assisted Living Week, which is focusing on capturing the moment, making sure seniors stay part of the community while seniors with memory issues stay engaged by walking down memory lane and remembering their past. Not everyone is a resident of an assisted living community, so we wanted to talk about [...]

10 09, 2018

Assisted Living Week

2018-09-11T20:36:28+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: Podcast|Tags: |

Today we talk about the assisted living week. Assisted living weeks is a week out of the year that is meant to recognize the hard work that companies and it's employees put into caring for older adults. Each year there is a different theme associated with the week.  This year it is 'Capture the Moment' [...]

4 09, 2018

Taking Your Parents From a Facility

2018-09-11T20:34:20+00:00September 4th, 2018|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , |

In this episode, we talk about some of the issues you may encounter when trying to take your parents from a facility for the day, weekend or longer.   Depending on the type of community that your parent lives in, there are rules and regulations for when and how long you can take your parent away [...]