Losing a parent at any age can feel impossibly difficult. It can feel even more challenging if you are the primary caregiver for your loved one. We will unpack a few ways you can support your loved one in their final days and ways you can support yourself.
Supporting a senior parent with their mental health needs can seem like an overwhelming task. This may be especially true if you are already tending to many physical health needs. However, you can find support as you care for your loved one both mentally and physically! And we are ready to be that support!
As your loved one stays home more, they may benefit from games to have fun and stay sharp. We will unpack various fun games to play with your elderly parent that they will both enjoy and can benefit from!
As your loved one gets older, you may find yourself exploring different ways to care for them. And while residential facilities are a common choice, you may also want to consider in-home care and other solutions!
For many of our aging loved ones, gardens hold a special place in their heart. Therefore, garden modification for seniors is a key step in preparing your loved one’s home well.
Garage modifications for seniors could help your loved one age-in-place closer to you! We will unpack various garage conversion and granny flat options.
Medication management for seniors can be a complicated process. Let’s unpack some reasons why medication management for seniors can be so tricky while offering some creative solutions.
It is common to struggle with patience with your elderly parent in difficult times. The aging process can be stressful for everyone. We are here to offer comfort and solutions for those struggling with patience as they care for their loved one.
No matter how much you care for your loved one, the feeling of guilt is common. The burden of guilt will only make your job that much harder. Let’s unpack some sources of caregiver guilt and ways to overcome them.
The experiences of caregiver burnout and stress are normal and should be expected. And while it is expected that some life changes will need to happen, it is important that you still maintain a baseline of self-care.
At Beverly’s Daughter we believe families who are acting as caretakers deserve a guilt-free vacation, in fact, it could be crucial to your caring longevity. Let us unpack a few tips on how to go on that getaway while still maintaining your excellent level of love and care.
Despite these unprecedented times, your support and care of your loved one can still be as strong as ever, perhaps just a little differently. We want to support you as you creatively care. Connect with us for more information, resources and more.
In the time of social-distancing and medical isolation, certain products can increase connection and interaction with our loved ones without the need to compromise safety.
Smart home technology is often a simple, set-it-and-forget-it solution for families with aging loved ones. These systems allow for your loved one to remain safe and secure in their own homes, even with mobility impairments.
Many loved ones develop physical and visual impairments that make day-to-day living difficult and sometimes even dangerous. Because of this, older adults who choose to age in place may need to make modifications to their homes to live safely and comfortably.
Born from the advances of GPS technology geotrackers are simple, cost-effective, undetectable ways of monitoring your loved one from a distance, allowing them to live as independently as possible while still under the guidance of a watchful eye.
The Pro Health can also serve as a valuable tool during the coronavirus pandemic when many people must remain isolated in their homes.
Marybeth Van Horn, 67, a resident of Denver, Colorado and a nurse of 45 years, has both experienced and heard real-life stories of how health technology can save lives. Five years ago, she slipped on black ice in a parking lot, snapping her femur while mid-air. When she hit the pavement, her wrist broke and her lumbar and cervical vertebra shifted, leaving her on the ground in pain. The incident would leave her hospitalized for a month, and bedridden for three more months. At that time, she did not have Electronic Caregiver’s Premier system or she could have immediately called for emergency help.
Many older adults are choosing to live independently in their homes well into their silver years. Families who are deciding whether or not aging in place is appropriate for their loved one may express some legitimate safety concerns about this arrangement.
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