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3 Ways an Alert System Can Save Your Life

ALERT SYSTEMS ARE EXTREMELY POPULAR FEATURES OF ANY SECURITY ARRANGEMENT.

Although many seniors and their families hope never to need an alert system as anything more than a precaution for peace of mind, many users will use their system in a life-saving situation. 168 more words

Caregiving

Eight Things You Need to Know About Hospice Care

By Conversations In Care Featured Blogger – Amy Fields

The choice of hospice care is never an easy one. The word hospice can be scary and confusing but it does not need to be. 1,087 more words

Stronger by the Member: Silverado

Throughout 2015, CALA will celebrate its 20th Anniversary with a year-long event known as “Stronger by the Member.”

Here on the blog, we will be profiling the Assisted Living provider members that make up the foundation of our association and represent the wide range of choice and quality of care available to California’s seniors. 217 more words

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Wendy Maust

Title: Owner

Company: Sunshine Homecare

Location: Ashland, Ohio

Owner of Sunshine Homecare, it is Wendy Maust’s passion and honor to serve her clients where they live. 76 more words

Education

Medical Alert Necklace: Fashion Meets Function

MEDICAL ALERT NECKLACES ARE THE PERFECT COMBINATION OF CONVENIENCE AND SAFETY.

medical alert necklace is key component of your senior safety package. One of the primary concerns with alert systems is misplacing the transmitter, which is critical to calling for help. 181 more words

Caregiving

Nursing Home

Fear and frustration drugged silence relayed
Perturbed and perplexed, panic rang in the air
A deluge of defeat seemed to flood every vein
She stooped teary eyed trying to screen hurt and shame… 168 more words

Poetry

Peace of Mind

It’s been another long day. Your mother, who suffers from dementia, has eaten her dinner, watched Jeopardy, been helped into fresh pajamas and tucked into bed. 664 more words

Reflections On Elder Care