5 Amazing Ways to Make Memories with Aging Parents This Christmas

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The holidays are always a great opportunity to capture memories with family members. This can be especially important if you have an aging senior in your family. Making special memories for all generations can really help liven up any celebration. Here are a few ideas to get you and your aging parents started this holiday […]

5 Precautions To Take With Independent Home Care

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There are some things to consider when evaluating using a senior caregiver for independent home care over the services of an agency. While independent caregivers can often be more affordable, and you are likely gaining access to the same caregivers that agencies are boasting, that is not always the case. It is important to ensure […]

What Should I Expect with Senior Home Care?

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The concept of senior home care has gained more national attention in recent years as America’s population grows older. By 2050 the senior population is expected to double to a total of nearly 80 million. Because of that there are many services that aim to help people age independently. Home care does exactly that, increase […]

What Services Can You Expect Senior Caregivers Provide?

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You may have recently come to a point where you realize your aging loved one needs help. Upon searching for services, you realize, there are an ocean of services that no one explains the rules for. For example, what exactly can an in home caregiver do for my aging loved one? It can be much […]

5 Qualities That Make An Excellent In Home Caregiver

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After over a decade of experience hiring senior caregivers, we at Caregogi know what makes an excellent in home caregiver. In fact, we’ve broken what makes a caregiver great into 5 easy to follow steps. We’ve even provided you little hints on how to sniff out great caregivers during their initial interview. Excellent caregivers take […]

15 Homecare Life Hacks for Seniors with Dementia

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Providing homecare to an aging parent is one of the most difficult tasks we must take on. Caregiving can be especially difficult if your parent is one of over 5 million Americans who suffers with dementia. Caring for a person with dementia presents unique challenges that can be difficult to overcome. Fortunately, we have invested […]

How to Plan For More Affordable Home Care

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There is no way around it. Senior care is costly. No matter what service your loved one requires, the truth is that it will likely cost more than you are expecting. The odds are 1 in 5 that your loved one will have over $25,000 in out of pocket long term care costs. And that […]

How to Navigate 24 Hour Home Care

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It is hard to know when a loved one might need 24 hour home care. If your senior loved one is determined to age in place they will likely urge you to consider arranging 24 hour home care. Your loved one will likely prefer this to assisted living facility or nursing home. So, what do […]

Is Senior Home Care Right for my Parent?

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It can be challenging to know where to begin with senior home care. How do you know if senior home care is the right choice for your loved one as they age?   What does senior home care cover? There are many different things that senior home care can do for your aging loved one. […]

Why Older Homes Might Be Detrimental to Seniors

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Could your loved one’s house be making them sick? Many older adults live in homes that are decades old. While it is nice to have a history to the place you live, older homes invite their own environmental hazards. Know what those hazards can be, who they impact, and what can be done to prevent […]

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