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Baby Boomer Caregivers

Boomers Caring For Elderly

Over 30 million Baby Boomers are caregivers, providing countless hours of assistance to elderly parents at no charge. It is estimated that, using average hourly wages, the total amount of this uncompe...

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Relaxation Tips for Caregivers

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Caregiver burnout is when a caregiver experiences anxiety, fatigue, and physical ailments related to their caregiving duties. Caregivers of all varieties, from nurses to family volunteers, are at risk...

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Preventing Falls: Some Steps to Take

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With June being National Safety Month, this is a good time to discuss fall prevention. Falls are the biggest cause of injury among older adults. There are many factors that can lead to falls, thus the...

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Ways to Stay Connected When Providing Care

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Communication is important for caregiving. Everyone involved in providing aid needs to be on the same page. It’s also important to stay in touch with the person receiving the aid. Physical distance an...

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Benefits of Caregiving

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Caregiving can present difficult challenges and obstacles. Reducing caregiver stress receives much discussion. This is needed as caregiving is not easy. However, the benefits that come from caregiving...

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How to Talk to Seniors Resistant to Change

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Any caregiver can tell you of times they’ve met resistance to care from older adults. Sometimes change is necessary in regard to health conditions or other life circumstances. However, the person who ...

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Signs that In-Home Support is Needed

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There may come a time when a family member will start needing assistance and support around the house. Often, a loved one will be in denial about needing any support, and it falls on his or her family...

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