Relocation and Real Estate Services for Seniors

As people age, they often become overly attached to their homes and even though there may be compelling reasons to find other living arrangements, these folks will go to extreme lengths to remain in their homes. Notwithstanding the affection for their dwellings, there...

One-Stop Shop Solution for Long Term Care Problems

“Where do I start? Whom do I contact? What is the best solution for Mom’s or Dad’s problem?” Some of us have been there and asked those questions, or we may find ourselves in that situation in the future. We want to take care of Mom or Dad, but...

Caregiver Burnout – Adult Day Care Services to the Rescue

If you are a primary caregiver for a loved one, you are well aware of the daily stress and emotional and physical impact it can have on your health. Susan learned this first hand when she and her husband, Tom, brought his Mom home to live with them. Mom suffered from...

Dealing with the Sudden Crisis of Eldercare

Eldercare providers and advisers who deal with the public know from experience that the need for long term care can often arise without warning. In many cases, desperate caregivers are frantically trying to find services, advice or care funding sources to help their...

Home Health Agency Care

DESCRIPTION: In the year 2000, about 12,800 home health agencies served approximately 8,600,000 clients across the United States . In that year Medicare paid an estimated 85% to 90% of the total cost of home health agency services amounting to $ 8,700,000,000....

The Problem with Government Long Term Care

Public Misconception Provides a False Sense of Security Surveys by organizations that support long term care planning, such as the AARP, consistently reveal that a majority of the American public thinks the government will provide long term care services when the time...