Home Health Care

Our parents' declining health calls for help with activities of daily living. Home care is designed to enable our aging parents to remain at home and avoid institutional care.

Types of Agencies

While the home health agency provides skilled, short-term rehabilitation, the non-medical agency provides long-term supportive care. What type of agency do you need?

Types of Caregivers

What's the difference between a home health aide, personal care aide, and homemaker? Some non-certified aides are trained to provide personal care, while others are not.

Caregiver Selector Tool

Use this tool to answer the question... "What type of in-home caregiver do I need?" Select from a list of caregiving tasks to reveal minimum caregiver qualifications.

Adult Day Care

Adult day care offers the advantage of staying at home, but still gives families the repsite they need. Centers provide social and recreational activites, plus meals.

Senior Transportation

Senior transportation is crucial to ensure access to medical care and grocery shopping. It enables elderly loved ones to live independently and helps to prevent isolation.

Alzheimer's Care

When your parent or loved one has Alzheimer's, it is beneficial to explore caregiving options and living arrangements ahead of time in order to make informed decisions.

Hospice Care

Hospice is a concept of care rather than a specific place of care, although being at home is desirable. Hospice services include emotional support and comfort care.

Home Medical Supplies

Incontinence and Disposables
  • Adult Diapers
  • Protective Underwear
  • Bed Pads

Home Safety
  • Bed Handles & Rails
  • Security Poles
  • Shower Tub Seats

Wound Care
  • Alcohol Preps
  • Hydrocolloid Dressings
  • Tapes

Personal Care
  • Shampoo & Body Wash
  • Diabetic Skin Care
  • Toileting Aids

 Carex Upeasy Seat Assist

Carex Upeasy Seat Assist

Stuck and can't get out of your chair? No worries as this seat lift may be your solution. It is a very common problem that many older folks experience when they are less mobile, frail, or weaker after an illness or surgery. The seat lift propels the user upwards to aid them in standing. Your Mom and Dad will be glad to have this simple device in their favorite chair to maintain their independence. Nobody likes having to rely on another to pull him o...

 5 Things You May Wonder About Grandpa but Are Hesitant to Ask

5 Things You May Wonder About Grandpa but Are Hesitant to Ask

Why are Grandpa's ears so big? Some believe that cartilage continues to grow until the day we "shuffle off this mortal coil." While bones undoubtedly stop growing after puberty, cartilage continues to grow sometime in adulthood. By the time cartilage stops growing the skin has started its aging process, which includes the breakdown of collagen and elastin (two factors that make youthful skin appear full and firm). Since cartilage is also made of collagen, ...

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