Homecare Indepth Do’s & Don’ts

The number and severity of a person’s ADL assistance needed is used to as part of an assessment tool by an in-home care agency to determine the agency’s charges for in-home care services and to appropriately staff assignments with qualified caregivers....

Is Your Care Team In Place

If something happens to you, or mom and dad, would you know what to do? Or where to start in your search for help? Life can be hard, especially when extra help is needed. Caring for a family member is rewarding but can also be mentally and physically demanding....

Know Your Rights I

Conservator – when making decisions, a conservator should consider the preferences of the conserved person Involve the conserved person in the decision-making process Talk to the conserved person about his/her preferences Become familiar with the conserved person’s...

Fraud Prevention

Senior citizens are targeted by con artists because seniors are most likely to have a “nest egg,” own their home, and have excellent credit. Con artists know the effects of age on memory, and they are counting on elderly victims to not being able to supply enough...