Contributing Writer: Heather O’Neil, caregiver and founder of Creative Carer My mum was diagnosed … [Read more...]
Guidance for the caregiver to maximize patient safety and well-being
Your primary goal as caregiver is to have the peace of mind that you are providing the best care possible by ensuring the safety and well-being of your loved one. Each caregiving situation has a unique set of care challenges from adapting homes for safety to creating enrichment activities that keep spirits high.
Understanding your loved one’s needs and providing the proper care will help both of you live a happy life. We hope these articles help guide you in providing the best care possible at all times.
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For this 30 minute dementia care conversation, Mike and Susan expand upon the recent Together in … [Read more...]
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