There's no doubt that, for some, a dog can be the best possible companion in the world. Protective of their "humans" and wonderful for alleviating stress, a dog can be a huge benefit to a senior - or annoying and costly. If you're a senior or the primary caregiver of an aging parent or loved one, you may be wondering whether a dog would be a good addition to your family. What are the benefits … [Read more...]
Home care is derived from the belief that older adults should be able to age at home with the level of care they need to be safe and comfortable.
At Care Indeed, we provide in-home elder care for families in the San Francisco and surrounding areas of San Jose, Walnut Creek, Palo Alto, and other nearby cities. Because of our focus on caring for aging seniors, we realize the importance of remaining socially active for as long as possible for those who are aging. Seniors need to remain active in many ways, including physically, mentally, and … [Read more...]
For aging seniors, there are many advantages of bringing a medical companion to doctor appointments. These days, most physicians are overbooked, and have limited time to spend with patients - so it's important that you make the most of it. Those who are elderly or aging sometimes have a difficult time comprehending what the doctor is saying, or remembering important details of the appointment. … [Read more...]