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How to Perform a Background Check on Professional Caregivers

How to Perform Background Checks on Professional Caregivers

Before you hire a professional home caregiver to help your aging loved one, you should absolutely validate his/her work history through a background check.

The Emotional Impact Caregiving Can Have on a Family

The Emotional Impact Caregiving Can Have on a Family

We know that caregiving can be tough. Find out the three main ways that Caregiving can have an emotional impact on a family unit.

4 Ways the Caring Village Family Caregiver Guide Checklist Can Help You

4 Ways the Caring Village Family Caregiver Guide Checklist Can Help You

Our Family Caregiver Guide Checklist will help you understand what important Financial and Legal, Medical, and Estate planning documents should be created and held on to for you or a loved one.

How Texts and Emails Cause Communication Issues for Caregivers

How Texts and Emails Cause Communication Issues for Caregivers

Using texts and emails to communicate, when emotions are running high and stress levels increase, can cause miscommunications between Caregivers.

Great Summer Activities For You and Your Aging Loved Ones

Great Summer Activities for You and Your Aging Loved Ones

Are you a Caregiver? Here are our suggestions for great summer activities to do with your aging loved one that are fun for the whole family.

National Family Caregiver Month

The Impact of the Rapidly Growing Aging Population

By 2020 the number of adults 65+ will outnumber those 5 & under. It’s important to be aware of the changing landscape to anticipate the corresponding shift

4 Things You Should Consider Before Becoming a Family Caregiver

4 Things You Should Consider Before Becoming a Family Caregiver

Family caregivers make up the bulk of long-term care services for older adults. Should you take care of your loved one on your own to save costs?

What Caregivers Need to Know About the Veterans Choice Program

What Caregivers Need to Know About the Veterans Choice Program

It is important for Caregivers of Veterans to understand what the Veterans Choice program is, who is eligible and where to find participating providers.

Top 10 Sunscreen Brands For Older Adults

How to Identify and Prevent Skin Cancer in Aging Adults

Dr. Jane Nguyen describes the different types of skin cancer, as well as how aging adults can treat and prevent skin cancer.

Benefits of Using the PocketFinder GPS Tracker for Aging Adults

Is it Safe for My Aging Loved One to Drive?

Learn how to evaluate if it is safe for your aging loved one to drive in order to keep them, and those around them, safe on the road.

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