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Can You Reach a Compromise with an Aging Loved One About Driving?

Elder Care in Connecticut Seniors Driving

Elder Care in Connecticut for Seniors Driving Reaching an understanding about safe driving concerns with an aging loved one or parent can be difficult. If you cannot agree, a compromise might be the next best solution. It may help them become more cooperative about discussing the issues with driving. Daytime and Nighttime Driving Your parent…

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Are Transitional Care Services for You?

Are Transitional Care Services for You

Being discharged after a stay in the hospital, nursing home, or rehabilitation center is usually positive news. However, for some patients, returning home means new routines, medication schedules, and uncertainty. Recovery takes time. So, it’s not always possible to jump back into independent living immediately after discharge. Transitional care services can assist with the process…

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Caregiver of the Month – October 2021

Caregiver of the Month - October 2021

Care at Home announces Safeera as Caregiver of the Month for October 2021. Care at Home is proud to announce Safeera as Caregiver of the Month for October 2021. Safeera is an HHA and has been with Care at Home since the beginning of 2021. Her clients and peers describe her as having a sweet…

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Care at Home Voted #1 Home Care Services in 2021

Care at Home earns the “Best of Readers’ Choice Awards” for second consecutive year.   New London, CT – Care at Home has again been voted the #1 home care services agency (non-medical) by the Best of Readers’ Choice Awards. It is the second consecutive year Care at Home was recognized by The Day newspaper…

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Quality of Life for Seniors with Companion Home Care

Quality of Life for Seniors with Companion Home Care

Older adults or those living with cognitive decline often wish to age at home.  Aging in place allows seniors to remain in a familiar environment and maintain independence, however, it can also warrant concern. Companion home care helps to alleviate safety concerns and can improve physical, mental, and emotional health.  It also provides regular human…

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Home Care Helps the Whole Family

Home Care Helps the Whole Family

Overseeing home care needs for aging or disabled loved ones can be physically and emotionally challenging for families. Family involvement in caregiving has increased and become more complex than in the past. And it can often lead to varying levels of crisis for those family caregivers. A reputable home care agency can step in to…

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Avoid Accidents for Aging Parents

Avoid Accidents for Aging Parents

Home safety must be a consideration to avoid accidents for aging parents living alone or with family members. Among the most common accidents that involve older people are household hazards such as falls, burns, and poisoning. Taking appropriate measures can help prevent accidents like these and allow loved ones to age or recover in the…

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Caregiver of the Month – September 2021

Caregiver of the Month - September 2021

Care at Home announces Jana as Caregiver of the Month for September 2021. Care at Home proudly announced Jana as Caregiver of the Month for September 2021. Jana has been part of the Care at Home team since June of 2020 and is one of our many exceptional live-in caregivers. Jana’s vibrant personality and smiles…

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Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)

As a person ages or experiences a decline in mental or physical health, they may have difficulties performing tasks that were once second nature. This loss of function will likely have negative effects on them as time passes. More important, it can become a primary factor in determining the need for a caregiver in the…

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Home Care Safeguards Against the COVID Pandemic

Care at Home continues to prevent COVID by providing safe, one-on-one home care.   New London, CT – People with chronic medical conditions have remained at high risk for severe symptoms related to COVID-19 over the past 16 months. Aging adults, particularly those unvaccinated, fall in this category as well. And with a highly contagious…

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