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5 Home Care Tips All Family Caregivers Need to Know

Millions of Americans each year donate their time and talents to care for aging-in-place friends and relatives. Whether you’re new to the family caregiver game or a seasoned pro, having an effective caregiving strategy is the key to staying organized and focused with each passing day.

2022-06-07T16:55:15-04:00July 25, 2022|Home Care|

Where to Go for Caregiving Support

If you’re a family caregiver who is feeling stressed, anxious, and exhausted, rest assured that you’re not alone. Here are some sources that can provide you with the caregiving support you need.

2022-05-10T11:16:31-04:00May 16, 2022|Caregiver|

8 Tips for Talking to Your Family Member About Home Care

At Home Instead Senior Care of Northern Milwaukee, we’ve helped many seniors accept outside help from a caregiver for the first time, and we’ve supported many families having those initial, challenging discussions about home care. Here are eight tips to help you when the time comes to talk with an aging family member about home care.

2022-03-08T11:35:13-05:00April 11, 2022|Home Care|

Is Home Care the Right Fit for my Family Member?

Studies consistently show that an overwhelming majority of older adults wish to age in place – at home - rather than relocate to a long-term care facility or nursing home. If your family member only needs assistance with daily living activities to maintain their independence, home care may be the right choice

2022-03-08T11:24:12-05:00March 28, 2022|Family Caregiver|

5 Ways to Effectively Balance Work and Caregiving

Having your concentration broken and having to put your work aside as you tend to your caretaker responsibilities can make getting your work completed quite difficult to do. Fortunately, there are ways to find the balance you’re looking for. Here are five ways to effectively balance work and caregiving.

2021-12-15T18:48:24-05:00November 24, 2021|Family Caregiver|