Looking for a new job? If becoming a professional caregiver interests you, this handy roadmap could be your pathway to success.
At Home Instead Senior Care of Northern Milwaukee, we’ve helped many seniors accept outside help from a caregiver for the first time, and we’ve supported many families having those initial, challenging discussions about home care. Here are eight tips to help you when the time comes to talk with an aging family member about home care.
Studies consistently show that an overwhelming majority of older adults wish to age in place – at home - rather than relocate to a long-term care facility or nursing home. If your family member only needs assistance with daily living activities to maintain their independence, home care may be the right choice
Caring for an ill spouse is always difficult, especially for seniors. However, asking for help and taking care of yourself is of utmost importance. Find out more tips in this article. Find out more tips in this article.
If you are considering a career in home care, these ten fun facts about the caregiving industry will help you decide if it’s the right choice for you.
The value of professional caregivers cannot be overstated. It's a career that really makes a difference in the lives of many seniors! See if it's a good fit for you.
Carla is a busy executive who travels for work and also cares for her 82-year old mother, who is battling cancer. “I love living with her, but it’s been tough,” says Carla, who constantly worries about her mom when she’s on the road. “Knowing that I could count on someone to care for my mom when I’m away would be life-changing for me and my family.”