Latest Family caregivers Stories

2013-10-10 23:27:57

Able to Stay, a provider of “aging in place” services, announced a deal Thursday bringing to San Antonio an innovative and affordable solution for the aging or disabled — and their family caregivers — who are hesitant about the high costs and emotional stress often associated with moving into an assisted living facility. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 AARP research shows that over 90% of seniors want to stay in their own homes as they age, and much research points to a...

2013-10-08 23:21:32

Looming family caregiver shortage drives need for private home care services. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Nearly 20 percent of Pittsburgh’s population will be over the age of 65 by 2030. The demand for senior care services is escalating. To address the needs of this demographic, Nurse Next Door, a thriving North American home health care franchise system, has launched a locally owned and operated Pittsburgh location. Nurse Next Door’s new Pittsburgh office is owned by...

2013-10-03 23:02:30

As part of the Second Saturday Art Walk on October 12th, Home Care Assistance - Sacramento will host a demonstration of Intel-GE Care Innovations™ Connect Caregiver, an easy-to-use tool that helps family caregivers organize, share and coordinate caregiving tasks. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Home Care Assistance - Sacramento, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is pleased to join other community businesses in celebrating this month’s Second Saturday event, a...

2013-09-27 23:22:09

The development of readily available technology makes it easier for caregivers and seniors to take a proactive approach to senior care. Caregiverlist's Paige Krzysko reviews senior care Apps for smartphones and tablets in the weekly Tech Friday Blog. (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Caregivers and their senior clients can now see the latest technology designed to assist in all aspects of senior care on Caregiverlist’s new weekly feature, the Tech Friday Blog. As Caregiverlist assists...

The Soaring Cost Of Alzheimer’s And Dementia Care
2013-09-21 07:25:57

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online The number of older men and women who will require long term care due to dementia or other health concerns will nearly triple by 2050, according to the World Alzheimer Report 2013, which was released on Thursday. The study, which is subtitled “Journey of Caring: An analysis of long-term care for dementia” and was commissioned by Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI) and the UK healthcare organization Bupa, reports that...

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