The Caregiver’s ToolBox

Managing Expectations – Live-In Care

As we continue into our third of four episodes on managing expectations, we talk about live-in care.  We have so far talked about low hour cases and high hour cases. This type of services provides [...]

By | June 27th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|Comments Off on Managing Expectations – Live-In Care

Reminiscing Activities With Seniors

Today we are going to talk about different reminiscing activities to help engage seniors with. Keeping seniors engaged and making them feel welcome and wanted often helps prevent loneliness and isolation which can lead to [...]

By | May 30th, 2017|Categories: Podcast|Comments Off on Reminiscing Activities With Seniors

Marijuana and Seniors

Today we talk about marijuana and seniors and the impact that will have on senior living communities Marijuana and Seniors We see new assisted living facilities that have bars in them now as these communities [...]

By | May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Podcast|Comments Off on Marijuana and Seniors

Tips for Communicating with Adults Needing Live-in Care

For seniors in live-in care situations, communication style can make all the difference in their comfort and outlook on life. Careful communication protects the relationship between the elderly and their caregivers, and happier seniors are [...]

By | May 11th, 2017|Categories: Adults, assisted living, Blog Post, Caregiving|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Tips for Communicating with Adults Needing Live-in Care