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8 Dementia Tips – How To Communicate

Dementia can be very confusing to loved ones and caregivers.  Communication doesn’t have to be a struggle with these 8 Dementia Tips – on How To Communicate.  It’s never a one size fits all.  Communicating with a person with dementia wither its: Alzheimer’s disease Vascular dementia Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) Mixed dementia Parkinson’s disease …

Top Caregiving Resources

Do you have questions or need help on being the best caregiver you can possibly be for someone you care for. Below is a listing of my favorite agencies to get your questions answered or learn more about caregiving resources available.       Caregiving Advocacy Organizations American Hospital Association National organization that represents and …

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Senior Remote Personal Assistant

Senior companionship with video calling with a remote personal assistant. When you need the assurance that your loved one is okay sometimes, they need that one on one interaction to overcome loneliness and give families peace of mind. Making seniors lives better.   Making Seniors Lives Better through Companionship With video calling Personal assistant         Veras …

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Caregiver Stress – Steps In Preventing It

When you learn the signs of caregiver stress, you will be more able to take a step in preventing it.  One of the first things you can do is contact your primary doctor with your concerns before your health gets out of control. Finding other caregivers that are going through the same thing as you …

What it means when a person with Alzheimer’s says, “I want to go home”. (1)

When Someone With Alzheimer’s Says I want to go home

Have you had a loved one or a person you take care of say, “I want to go home”? When I first began caregiving my 2nd client was a woman in her 80’s she recently had hip replacement surgery.  Earlier in the year she fell and injured her hip, so many months later she got surgery …