Month: August 2017

Activities in the Chicago area for seniors and veterans this September

Summer is starting to fade, but since we are in the Chicago area, we know very well that the fun around here never ends! Check out the fun things for seniors and veterans to see and do this September. . . . READ THE REST

Products that help seniors live better at home and age in place

The Aging in Place movement is an exciting trend for humanity, as we are all growing older and will eventually need more help and support with everyday living. “Aging in place” simply means to be able to stay and live within our home environments as we get older — and be happy, healthy, productive, and safe for as long as possible. . . . READ THE REST

Creating a comfortable and safe environment for older adults

They are many things that can be done to make an older adult's home a comfortable and safe environment — that’s also an easier setting for those providing his or her care as well. The following things can help create a better environment for everyone involved. . . . READ THE REST

Macular degeneration in older adults

Macular degeneration, also referred to as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), is a leading cause of vision loss in Americans 60 and older. Perhaps you have just learned that you or a loved one has AMD. If you are like many people, you probably do not know a lot about the condition nor understand what is going on inside your eyes. . . . READ THE REST

First instinct

Perhaps the most difficult part of our in-home care business for seniors and veterans is finding great caregivers. . . . READ THE REST