Life is better when everyone feels connected, engaged, and appreciated. Let our family care for your family. Homewatch CareGivers of Birmingham provides in home care services, specializing in senior care and care for chronic conditions, to maintain your loved one’s quality of life in their home by assisting with activities of daily living.
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Flu season has arrived, we have attached a link to the CDC that explains the different symptoms of COVID and the Flu. We want everyone to stay safe!!
cdc.gov Know the common symptoms of flu and possible complications. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death.
If you are planning outpatient surgery soon, here are some good tips for before and after care!
homewatchcaregivers.com Need tips on how to plan to recover from a surgery? We've got them! Check this list of 5 tips on what you should do before your surgery and how home care can help.
Please let us know if we can help with your loved ones!
homewatchcaregivers.com The number of people who identify as a family caregiver is growing. Check out this new AARP caregiving report about who is giving and receiving care in the U.S. today.
homewatchcaregivers.com Got the elder care blues? Turn that frown upside down with a little online pep from other caregivers like you who are asking questions and giving advice.
Fathers Day is just around the corner! This blog has a great list of movies and books about caring for dad!
homewatchcaregivers.com Is your Dad resisting care? Are you unsure how to be a caregiver to your father? Check out this list of books and movies about caring for Dads to see if you can relate.
homewatchcaregivers.com What do you need to know about being a caregiver for someone who is living with dementia during the changes brought on by the novel coronavirus? We explain.
homewatchcaregivers.com Now what? Maybe you saved the day by suddenly becoming a family caregiver but can you handle it? We've got some tips to help you sort our your elder care role.
homewatchcaregivers.com Be social, just don't get too close! It's as important as ever to maintain relationships, even when it might be safer not to visit in person.
Mother's Day is this Sunday. Here are some great ideas for gifts and activities!
homewatchcaregivers.com Need ideas for how to make Mother's Day special for your elderly Mom? We've got gift and activity ideas for you here.
homewatchcaregivers.com Has a loved one told you that they got a call from the IRS? Or maybe they bought a "cure" for the novel coronavirus? Beware scams that target the elderly.
homewatchcaregivers.com How can keep your elder loved ones from feeling lonely during this time of recommended isolation for the greater good? Here are some ideas to stay connected safely.
Congrats Doug Marshall! Appreciate you and the team at the Alabama Family Trust for all you guys do to help the elderly in skilled nursing homes pay for long-term care and protect their assets.
alabamafamilytrust.com Alabama Family Trust CFO Doug Marshall recognized in Positive Maturity Inc.’s Top 50 Over 50 for his servant heart. Learn more today!
You don’t have to do it all during the holidays. Dementia can make a festive time challenging. It’s OK to do less. http://ow.ly/QeAj306UM81
Read about the three gifts one woman got from providing care for her mother. #dementia http://ow.ly/ifZp306ULeD
You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream. #disruptaging
Professional caregivers aren’t just placed with clients, but matched up. #caregiving http://ow.ly/JdgH306JfY3
Sisters facing a family history of early onset Alzheimer's disease. http://ow.ly/tdRF3078otG
cpr.org Robin McIntyre has an inherited genetic mutation that means she'll almost certainly develop early onset Alzheimer's. Her sister does not.
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A dementia diagnosis can impact the holidays. Tips on how to make it an enjoyable time for all. #Alzheimers http://ow.ly/3BHG306Jdl9
You don’t need to be a superhero. Consider a backup plan for your family’s caregiving needs. http://ow.ly/EABz306Jd6f
Not all gifts come in wrapping. These family caregivers tell of the gifts of caring for a loved one. http://ow.ly/XFoB306J50K #caregiving
Avoid blinking lights, fake food, and overstimulation for a loved one living with #dementia. More tips here. http://ow.ly/NR85306J3sd
Forget your troubles, c'mon get happy....you might live longer. http://ow.ly/tNjB306WNEG
npr.org This study doesn't prove that optimism actually causes better health or postpones death. But it joins a growing body of evidence suggesting that they're fellow travelers.
You jumped in during a time of family crisis, but now what’s your Plan B? #caregiving http://ow.ly/cQTN306J4f9
If you or a loved one lives in the Oakland, CA area and needs assistance with daily activities around the home, we are happy to share that Ben and Leah Bloom recently opened their Homewatch CareGivers office to serve this community. http://ow.ly/CbNm306UWti
homewatchcaregivers.com Homewatch CareGivers provides quality home care services with customized care plans in Oakland. Learn more about our professional senior care services today.
Get tips on winterizing a senior's home. http://ow.ly/bhdQ306U7Vq
Get tips from @theCGspace on how to take breaks from the stress of #familycaregiving.
homewatchcaregivers.com Me time for bus family caregivers might not be a beach vacation. Read about the funny and real breaks they give themselves.
What’s it like to do ordinary tasks when you are living with #dementia? Take a #virtualdementiatour to find out.
homewatchcaregivers.com Put on gloves, headphones, sunglasses and step into the world of living with dementia.
Learn which insurance covers which services when it comes to home health and home care. #homecare
homewatchcaregivers.com Need in home care? Long-term care insurance covers the cost of these services, but not health insurance.
Do you know your options for caregiving help? #homecare #familycaregiving
homewatchcaregivers.com Are you going to need your own caregiver if you take on too much helping another? Get these tips on self-care while caregiving for others.
Find out what you can do to reduce the risk of falls in your own home.
homewatchcaregivers.com Watch your step! Seniors can experience life altering injuries from falls. Learn how to prevent falls in the home.
Is your loved one living with #Alzheimers or against it? Learn how the approach to the disease matters.
homewatchcaregivers.com Some people are continuing to live full lives after a dementia diagnosis.
Maybe you can relate: caregiving for a loved one has positives and negatives. Read about one man’s journey. #caregiving
homewatchcaregivers.com Don't let ageism influence how you feel about getting older or how you treat your elders. Read more insights on aging here.
If you have a loved one who has said they don’t need help when they clearly do, you need these strategies for finding a solution. #caregiving
homewatchcaregivers.com Eliminate frustration and arguments over a need for care by using these expert tips.
Find out how home care can be a savings.
homewatchcaregivers.com If you think home care is too expensive, think again. Read how these services can be a savings.
Get tips on sun safety to protect your skin this summer.
homewatchcaregivers.com Before you go to get a dose of vitamin D this summer, grab a hat a slather on your sunscreen to prevent skin cancer.
Feeling like your Mom’s mom because she needs help with daily activities? Find out how to be her care partner instead.
homewatchcaregivers.com Brenda Avadian writes about being her father's caregiver after his Alzheimer's diagnosis, but not being his de facto parent.
Family caregivers report cases of #shingles due to the stress of caring for a loved one. Learn more about this disease.
homewatchcaregivers.com Ouch! Shingles can be extremely painful. Stress can be one trigger for this disease.
Home Helpers of Birmingham can make your life easier by providing personalized home care for you or a loved one.
Helping Hearts Senior Care is a licensed home care service provider in Birmingham, Al. Our services include personal care, sitting, companionship, and more
Care Giving Angels is a veteran-owned, state-licensed, and Medicaid-certified home care agency serving Jefferson County and greater Birmingham, Alabama.
The UAB Brain Aging and Memory Clinic, located in Kirklin Clinic, provides care for those with neurological conditions affecting the brain, memory, etc.
Whether your needs call for around-the-clock assistance or just a few hours of help a day, our affordable, compassionate, personal care and Save-One emergency medical alert system make life easier and give peace of mind to families.
Right At Home serves in both private & nursing homes, assisted & independent living facilities. Caregivers are available 24/7. Our office is independently owned & operated. Join our team at RAHapply.com. **NOW offering in-home skilled nursing services!**
BrightStar Care is a leading home care and medical staffing agency aimed at providing A Higher Standard to those entrusted to our care.
We must take care our elderly love ones. If we are too busy with our own children and significant other...Than allow us to take the stress and load off.
10 years servicing our seniors. We are always there and ready to give our all. We specialize in Dementia & Alzheimer’s Care, assist with daily living.
AMT Medical Staffing specializes in medical, travel, dental and private duty staffing/recruiting.
A Home Health company that provides everything from companion care to skilled nursing care. We are here to help you or your family member stay at home!
(CNA) Assists disabled individual with personal care, meal preparation and all daily activities Service Ops: Min. 6hrs, 24-7, or Live In