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

 PDI Sani Hands Instant Hand Sanitizing Wipe

PDI Sani Hands Instant Hand Sanitizing Wipe

Keep a cannister of these handy in your home, car, or office whether its flu season or just everyday germs you are avoiding. Handwashing is the key to preventing the spead of illess but sometimes not convenient. These antibacterial wipes do the job when old fashion handwashing not available. Remember to use them after visiting public places where germs are rampid. Well worth your time and investment to maintain your health.

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 How to Afford Private Home Care for Elderly

How to Afford Private Home Care for Elderly

Too often, the cost of private home care keeps families from considering this desirable care option. To make matters worse, the bulk of home care services are not eligible for health insurance and Medicare reimbursement. Non-skilled home care, for example bathing and meal preparation, is typically paid for out of pocket. This article will look at how to reduce the cost of home care to make it more affordable. Since private home care is preferred by our lov...




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