August 25, 2020

Seniors and Kitchen Safety: Tips for the

What's considered a primary gathering place in the home can become a nightmare for seniors. People age 65 and older have a 2.5 times greater risk of dying in a kitchen fire than the general population. When's the last time you looked for potential hazards

August 27, 2019

Keeping Seniors Safe in the Bathroom

Bathrooms can be quite hazardous ─ especially for seniors. Bathrooms typically have slippery surfaces, and nothing dependable to grasp in order to prevent falls.

December 13, 2018

Senior Home Security Tips

Crime has inarguably evolved over the last few decades. Today’s wrongdoers have largely turned to hacking, scams, or fraud to get the money and/or personal information they want – often through digital means

July 25, 2018

How Eating Together is the Healthier Option

Some seniors may suffer from malnutrition simply because they don’t want to make a meal for just one person, or eat alone.

November 15, 2017

Communicating From a Distance: Seniors and Technology

More seniors today are digitally connected than ever before. This is so important as seniors suffer from social isolation and loneliness which can negatively impact their health and overall wellbeing

January 12, 2016

When Should You Take Away the Car Keys?

Seniors are usually reluctant to give up driving. Taking the car keys removes their own ability to drive \nto the store, church, senior center, or library ─ or to simply meet up with friends for coffee. The experience can be quite traumatic.\n

December 2, 2015

At-Home Care Supports Independent Living for Seniors

At-home care providers offer a wide range of services that can be customized to meet each person's specific circumstances and adapted as their needs and capabilities change.