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Tips for Caregivers During COVID-19

Family caregivers are usually great at planning ahead and managing unexpected health crises, but in this new day of COVID-19, it’s not always easy to plan ahead with the rapidly changing, and sometimes conflicting, available information. Here are a few tips to help you and your loved ones stay as safe as possible and hopefully alleviate some of t...

Alzheimer’s Can Cause Agitation or Aggression

People with Alzheimer's disease may become increasingly agitated or even aggressive as the disease progresses. Common symptoms of agitation include pacing, an inability to settle down, sleeplessness, restlessness, or worry. Aggression can cause a person to lash out verbally or, sometimes, even try to hit or hurt another person.A recent article ...

Seeking a Registered Nurse for Full-Time Position

Allcare Home Health Agency, Inc is seeking an experienced registered nurse for a full-time position in Raleigh, NC. We are proudly offering a competitive salary, PTO, and benefits including medical, vision, and dental.Responsibilities: • Complete in-home assessments and admissions of patients and develop care plan • Provide skilled nursin...

Our Residential Care Home Has Space Available

In light of recent events, many people are growing increasingly concerned about traditional assisted living facilities. Have you found yourself considering alternative living arrangements for your loved one, but not sure where to turn? We currently have space available at our residential care home in Garner, NC, where we provide outstanding service...

Encouraging Older Adults to Stay Active

The National Council on Aging recently published an article encouraging older adults to stay active during the coronavirus pandemic. The article points out that many seniors are hesitant to engage in their normal exercise routine because they are concerned they may become injured. However, research has shown there is no increased risk of exercising...

In Response to COVID-19

In response to COVID-19, our caregivers have received In-Service Training, specifically for the Coronavirus. In addition, they have been instructed to strictly abide by the precautions recommended by the Center for Disease Control and to call the office immediately if a client begins to show any symptoms whatsoever. Currently, we do not have any ch...

Alzheimer’s Dementia Does Not Take Time Off…..and Neither Do We!!!

People suffering from dementia risk losing their independence. By providing the most knowledgeable and compassionate caregivers in the industry, Allcare Home Health Agency allows these clients to live safely and comfortably where they most want to be: in their own homes. With round-the-clock monitoring and care for even the most advanced cases, ou...

In-Home Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care 24 Hours a Day 365 Days a Year!

Allcare Home Health Agency caregivers provide in-home care for clients suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of Dementia who have lost short term memory and the ability to perform activities of daily living. Even simple tasks such as brushing teeth – which would otherwise be impossible – reduce the risk of inflammation and plaque...

Caregiver Burnout :Signs, Symptoms, and Tips to Improve and Prevent

Caregiver Burnout

A recent article by HelpGuide explains caregiver burnout, and how to identify, improve and prevent it. After explaining the signs and symptoms of caregiver stress and caregiver burnout, the article teaches caregivers how to avoid caregiver burnout and feel empowered and appreciated by asking for help, giving yourself a break, taking care of your ow...