Monthly Archives: March 2013

Tips on How to Cope With Aggressive Dementia Patients

Providing care for an elderly loved one can be a difficult task at times, especially if your loved one suffers from dementia. Aggression is often a side effect of dementia, and many family caregivers and family members find this hard … Continue reading

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Caring For a Senior Undergoing Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy can be tough on anyone who has to undergo it, but it can be especially difficult for seniors because their bodies do not heal as fast. There are plenty of things that family caregivers can do to help their … Continue reading

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Emotional and Behavioral Changes after Stroke

Surviving a stroke is something to be thankful for, but it can also cause the survivor to suffer from emotional and behavioural changes from the damage that the brain has suffered. When a person has a stroke, the brain goes … Continue reading

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Getting Your Siblings to Help With Caregiving

Providing care for your aging parents can be a very difficult task, especially when you are balancing it with work and a family of your own to take care of. Having siblings to help share the work load can be … Continue reading

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Things to Consider When Your Aging Parents Move into Your Home

Caring for an aging parent can be a difficult task, and there are many things that you should consider when your parent moves into your home. We at Carefect Home Care Services fully understand that there are many things that … Continue reading

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Tips on How to Be a Safe Elderly Driver

Automobile accidents can be very dangerous and are the cause of death for many people each year. Cars are also one of the most convenient ways to get around for those without access to public transportation that are going somewhere … Continue reading

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Tips On How to Communicate With Someone with Hearing Loss

Communicating with someone with hearing loss can be difficult for many people, especially for those who do not know how to most effectively communicate with those with hearing loss. We at Carefect Home Care Services understand how difficult and frustrating … Continue reading

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Reminiscence Therapy and Alzheimer’s Disease

Reminiscence therapy is a technique that family members can easily try out with their loved ones that are suffering from Alzheimer’s disease as a way to recollect and enjoy discussing happy memories. We at Carefect Home Care Services understand the … Continue reading

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