As Baby Boomers continue to age, the number of senior drivers has significantly increased, In fact, according to the Centers for Disease Control, more than 44 million individuals aged 65 and up were licensed drivers in the U.S. in 2017. However, licensed or not, many seniors are advancing to the age or struggling with medical issues that may inhibit their abilities to drive safely an
Maria started working at Care Indeed in 2018. She took it upon herself to take an Alzheimer’s class to better understand what her clients with neurocognitive diseases experience and how she can support them to ensure they maintain the highest quality of life. Maria would like to pursue her certification for becoming a nursing assistant in the near future. Learn more about Maria's caregiving story and what she loves most about working at Care Indeed.
It’s no secret that eating healthy has positive physical and emotional impacts. For seniors, especially, eating a well-balanced diet can help combat some of the symptoms of a chronic illness or even battle side effects of medication. When combining healthy eating with a regular schedule of activity, you can live your life to the fullest as an aging diet.
However, it’s not always so easy to eat healthy, especially if you are a senior living alone. Whether you are a sin
The myth that technology is only for the young is just that – a myth. Many seniors are embracing technology and the benefits are many. While the learning curve varies when it comes to applications, devices, and social media, the reality is that it is important for seniors to reap the benefits of technology. And, especially for seniors struggling with a debilitating illness or chronic disease, the emotional benefits can be healing.
According to a study cited by the
2020 is going to be a great year. Care Indeed is officially turning a decade, we have exciting new projects in the works, and our team continues to grow in both strength and numbers. We are excited for the year ahead and are ready with open hearts for the possibilities about to unfold.
As Dee and I look back on 2019, I can hone
Protecting and ensuring the safety of seniors is of prime importance for home caregivers. However, many don't stop to think about protecting themselves from injury. By protecting the caregivers, we also provide a safe and secure environment for such care. Preventing injuries, especially back and shoulder injuries (the most common), can be achieved through proper education and attention to body positioning when lifting, turning and transferring patients from one l
Kevin Subuyuj’s journey as a caregiver began three years ago assisting clients with different medical needs. He strongly believes in treating others with the same dignity and respect that you want for yourself. Learn more about Kevin's caregiving story and what he loves most about working at Care Indeed.
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