Aware Senior Care Blog

Cluster Care: A Care Solution for Independent Living
Cluster Care: A Care Solution for Independent Living

Cluster care is provided in independent living communities for clients who need a little extra help.  Most clients are independent, however they still need some assistance with tasks such as medication reminders or getting dressed.  

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Health and Home Services or Home Care: How are they different?
Health and Home Services or Home Care: How are they different?

  

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Best Practices and Tips for Scheduling Caregivers
Best Practices and Tips for Scheduling Caregivers

  

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Community Care: Helping Maintain Independence for Seniors
Community Care: Helping Maintain Independence for Seniors

What if a loved one needs a little help and you're not able to provide it due to proximity or not wanting to assume the role of caregiver? Community care could be an excellent option for your loved one.  

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Searching on Google: A Practical Home Care Guide
Searching on Google: A Practical Home Care Guide

When you're searching on the internet for in-home care, how do you make sense of all the options Google gives you? Which care providers can you trust? This helpful home care guide helps you sift through all the information to find exactly what you need.  

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Is Community Care a Good Option for Your Loved One
Is Community Care a Good Option for Your Loved One

What if a loved one needs help and a family cannot provide this assistance due to proximity or not wanting to assume the role of caregiver? This is where community care can come into play and possibly be an excellent option for your loved one.  

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RE: Demand for Senior Home Care Grows...
RE: Demand for Senior Home Care Grows...

The original article can be found here: "Demand for Senior Home Care Grows...Pay Remains Low."

  

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Companion Care in Raleigh: Adult Day Care
Companion Care in Raleigh: Adult Day Care

Adult day care provides a great senior care option that allows for senior independence and interaction with others while still being cared for.  Aware sat down with SarahCare's Marcia Jerrell to learn more.  

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Organize your loved one's information before a crisis hits
Organize your loved one's information before a crisis hits

This article from The Dallas Morning News is excellent. It provides good advice to caregivers and/or power of attorneys who are responsible for the care of a family member.  

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How to Spot Subtle Changes in Seniors that Indicate Big Problems
How to Spot Subtle Changes in Seniors that Indicate Big Problems

July is the month of fireworks and patriotism. It’s the month of cookouts and our country’s birth. It can also mean loneliness and isolation in the lives of our seniors in the community.  

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