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Home Safety and Dementia Care

Home Safety and Dementia Care | Home Care | Scoop.it

While studies conducted by AARP have shown that more than 90 percent of seniors want to live in their homes as long as possible, dementia can make the goal of aging in place seem impossible.

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Elders and End of Life Law Policy

Elders and End of Life Law Policy | Home Care | Scoop.it

While you hope your aging loved ones will be fully able to make their own end-of-life decisions, there are unfortunate times and situations that make this impossible.

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Paranoia Common Symptom of Dementia

Paranoia Common Symptom of Dementia | Home Care | Scoop.it

Paranoia is a symptom that is often experienced by seniors who are living with dementia.

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How to Minimize Family Caregiving Conflict?

How to Minimize Family Caregiving Conflict? | Home Care | Scoop.it

When the time comes that an older adult needs help in order to maintain good health and stay safe, difficulties can develop between family members regarding caregiving issues that come into play.

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In Home Parkinson’s Care Safety

In Home Parkinson’s Care Safety | Home Care | Scoop.it

During the early stages of Parkinson's disease, it's understandable for a senior to want to remain within a home environment that they're familiar with while receiving the extra home care they need.

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Vaccinations for the Elderly

Vaccinations for the Elderly | Home Care | Scoop.it

Vaccinations are an important part of staying healthy for everyone, but especially for the senior population.

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Fraud Prevention for Older Adults

Fraud Prevention for Older Adults | Home Care | Scoop.it

As your loved ones age, you want them to be able to remain as autonomous and free as possible.

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Elderly Safety Tips for winter

Elderly Safety Tips for winter | Home Care | Scoop.it

Winter can be a beautiful time of the year with cool weather, beautiful snow and postcard-perfect scenery.

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Home Health Care Conference in Canada

Home Health Care Conference in Canada | Home Care | Scoop.it

The Canadian Home Care Association announced that their annual home care conference - the largest of its kind in Canada - will be taking place November 3-5, 2014.

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Making the Most of a Senior Visit

Making the Most of a Senior Visit | Home Care | Scoop.it

When you can't check in with your aging family members on a regular basis, it's important to make the most of every visit.

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Home Health Care Candidates

Home Health Care Candidates | Home Care | Scoop.it

With more and more seniors expressing their desire to age in place, home care is becoming a popular option among the aging population.

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Premier Home Care for Seniors | Home Care Assistance of Calgary

Premier Home Care for Seniors | Home Care Assistance of Calgary | Home Care | Scoop.it
Home Care Assistance is the leading provider of home care. Flexible hourly and live-in schedules, reliable caregivers and no long-term contracts required.
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Benefits of Pets for Elderly

Benefits of Pets for Elderly | Home Care | Scoop.it

Researchers who study in the field of gerontology have discovered that seniors who regularly interact with pets enjoy many positive benefits.

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1-800 Number Scam in Canada

1-800 Number Scam in Canada | Home Care | Scoop.it

Are you concerned about an elderly parent falling victim to a financial scam? Unfortunately, many unscrupulous companies target the older population.

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Best Foods for Arthritis

Best Foods for Arthritis | Home Care | Scoop.it

The pain associated with arthritis in seniors is caused by inflammation around joints.

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Common Heart Disease Conditions

Common Heart Disease Conditions | Home Care | Scoop.it

More than 1.6 million Canadians live with the reality of heart disease or after-effects of a heart attack every day.

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Hey Seniors! We Have Great Habits for You to Start for this New Year

Hey Seniors! We Have Great Habits for You to Start for this New Year | Home Care | Scoop.it

A Happy New Year is a cause for some celebration and the traditional composing of resolutions. Read our blog today to learn about these great habits. 

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Physical Activities for seniors

Physical Activities for seniors | Home Care | Scoop.it

The past week of September was Active Aging Week (led by the International Council on Active Aging) and to celebrate the occasion, Home Care Assistance of Calgary is offering five simple ideas to help you stay active.

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Can a Pomegranate Help Improve Neurological Conditions?

Can a Pomegranate Help Improve Neurological Conditions? | Home Care | Scoop.it

While there is no cure for the degenerative neurological conditions, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, new research suggests that a pomegranate compound, Punicalagin, may be an effective treatment for neurological conditions.

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Medical Alert Systems for Older Adults

Medical Alert Systems for Older Adults | Home Care | Scoop.it

As a trusted senior home care provider in Calgary, we’re always looking for ways to help seniors stay safe at home.

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Is Age Nothing But a Number?

Is Age Nothing But a Number? | Home Care | Scoop.it

During the 1970’s and 80’s, seniors were depicted by the media as frail, fearful, slow to learn, hesitant or unable to change, and sometimes crabby or difficult to get along with.

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Learn About Alzheimer’s Caregiving Services

Learn About Alzheimer’s Caregiving Services | Home Care | Scoop.it

When a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer's, the initial shock can be quickly replaced by a host of questions.

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Learn to Balance your Personal Health Issues as a Caregiver

Learn to Balance your Personal Health Issues as a Caregiver | Home Care | Scoop.it

Caring for a loved one is not always easy, but it can be even more difficult for the family caregiver that struggles with his or her own health concerns.

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