Home Care for Seniors
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Home Care for Seniors
In-home care provide caregivers that help with a wide variety of non-medical related activities of daily living.
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How to Avoid Food Poisoning in Senior Home Care |

How to Avoid Food Poisoning in Senior Home Care | | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it
Food poisoning among seniors in the United States and elsewhere is a serious problem, but can be prevented by following simple guidelines.
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Non-Medical Home Health Care is Not for Seniors Only |

Non-Medical Home Health Care is Not for Seniors Only | | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it
Non-medical home care is not for seniors only. It allows people to stay in their homes longer and post-surgery recovery made in the comfort and familiarity of your own home.
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With the Help of Personal Care Assistants Seniors Can Remain at Home Longer.

With the Help of Personal Care Assistants Seniors Can Remain at Home Longer. | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it
With the help of Personal Care Assistants seniors can remain at home longer. Personal Assistant Services (PAS) help those who prefer to live in their own homes yet create an environment of support.
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Ten Things to Ask BEFORE Hiring a Home Care Agency

Ten Things to Ask BEFORE Hiring a Home Care Agency | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it

"Today's seniors have more options available to them then ever before. One option more and more seniors are turning to when their physical capabilities diminish or while they recover from a short-term disability is to be treated in the comfort of their own homes by a personal nurse’s aide or companion. Here are ten things to ask BEFORE hiring a home care agency."

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Easter Seals and the CENTURY 21® System's Easy Access Housing for Easier Living Program

Easter Seals and the CENTURY 21® System's Easy Access Housing for Easier Living Program | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it

"Accessible homes aren’t much different from the average homes lining a typical, American neighborhood street. In fact, many accessible homeowners find that certain defining features have a positive impact on their home’s overall value and resale price. Today’s accessible homes incorporate gradually elevated front pathways, secret elevators disguised as regular closets, open floor plans and common areas, modern bathrooms with easy-to-access showers and baths, efficient kitchens and home offices."

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Article: Services to Help Seniors Remain in Their Homes - Find Texas Home Care Providers and Payment Resources.

Article: Services to Help Seniors Remain in Their Homes - Find Texas Home Care Providers and Payment Resources. | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it

"Home care, also called referred to as non medical in-home care and personal assistant services (PAS), allows a person with special needs to remain in their home vs. moving to a care facility. Home care is suitable for the chronically ill, disabled, someone recovering from surgery or who just needs a little assistance to remain in their home vs. moving to a senior care facility. It's often a lot more affordable too."

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Texas Home Modification Repairs for Seniors | Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

Texas Home Modification Repairs for Seniors | Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it

"Home Modification and repair includes adaptations to homes that can make it easier and safer for older adults to 'age in place' thereby, being able to manage activities of daily living such as bathing, cooking, and stair climbing including assistance with paying utility bills and home weatherization resources." 

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Personal Care Assistance Lowers Limitations When Faced With Anxiety Disorders |

Personal Care Assistance Lowers Limitations When Faced With Anxiety Disorders | | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it
One of the main benefits of having home care for people with anxiety disorders involves the convenience factor. If you have any level of social anxiety disorder, going outside your home can be traumatizing.
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Benefits of Home Care and Payment Options

Benefits of Home Care and Payment Options | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it
Whether you live near your parents, are a caregiver to them, or find yourself in the roll as a 'long distance caregiver' when you can't be there or need help yourself, what do you do?
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"Home care, also called referred to as non-medical in-home care and personal assistant services (PAS) just might be your answer. Home care allows a person with special needs to remain in their home vs. moving to a care facility. It's often more affordable too. Home care also provides caregivers with some much needed respite to ‘regroup’ by going to a movie or simply taking an uninterrupted nap."

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Caring Companions In Home Senior Care Dallas Fort Worth TX.

Caring Companions In Home Senior Care Dallas Fort Worth TX. | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it

"Since 2004 Caring Companions, serving the Dallas and Fort Worth area has been providing senior home care, companionship, bathing and showering, respite care, medication reminders, meal preparation, grocery shopping, light housekeeping and senior transportation. Services like these allows seniors to remain in their homes longer vs. being moved to a care facility, which in turn, provides the opportunity for them to age-in-place. Bonded & Insured, Caregiver Background and Reference Checks."

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Home Modifications

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"Homemods.org, a university-based and non-profit effort, is dedicated to promoting aging in place and independent living for persons of all ages and abilities. It offers training and education opportunities for professionals who wish to respond to the increasing demand for home modification services.


It also serves as an information clearinghouse on home modification to equip professionals and consumers with a comprehensive inventory of resources such as a National Directory of Home Modification and Repair Resources."

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Article: MEDICARE AND WALK IN BATHTUBS

Article: MEDICARE AND WALK IN BATHTUBS | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it

"Walk in tubs are usually purchased because a senior in the home needs assistance with mobility issues. Although Medicare does not cover walk-in tubs at this time, many companies offer financing with low monthly payment plans. When speaking with a supplier, be sure to ask what forms of payment they accept and what financing options they offer. You may also be able to get lower-interest loans from organizations that help the disabled and seniors, such as the AARP."

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Texas Client Managed Personal Attendant Services (CMPAS).

Texas Client Managed Personal Attendant Services (CMPAS). | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it

"Client Managed Personal Attendant Servcies (CMPAS) are personal assistance services provided to persons with physical disabilities who can supervise their attendants or delegate the supervision. Services are available in the Lubbock, Dallas, Nacogdoches, Harris, Travis, Bexar and El Paso county areas and all of the lower 19 counties of south Texas."

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In Home Care / Senior Services - All of Texas

In Home Care / Senior Services - All of Texas | Home Care for Seniors | Scoop.it

"Access a list of Texas senior home care providers that are licensed and bonded to care for elderly and seniors in their home."

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