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

 Jobar Suction Cup Folding Reacher

Jobar Suction Cup Folding Reacher

Reachers are cost effective handy tools that are exceptionally useful for many folks and especially for those with limited mobility. They make excellent gifts for elderly parents who need some assistance from time to time. They can easily be used to grab all kinds of small items that are just out of reach while confined in a bed or chair. Your loved one who has limited mobility will recognize the practicality of keeping one nearby. They come in various sha...


 Will Medicare Pay for In-Home Care?

Will Medicare Pay for In-Home Care?

Families are often surprised if not dumbfounded to learn that Medicare does not pay for most in-home care for their elderly parents. Medicare will not reimburse in-home caregivers to assist aging loved ones with basic activities of daily living (ADLs) such as personal care, meal preparation, transportation, medication reminders and housekeeping.  In-homecare often referred to as custodial care is not covered by Medicare in spite of the dire need of these s...




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