Category: Blog

Two-Day Hiring Event in the Home Health Care Industry

Attention all home health care professionals! Allcare Home Health Agency, Inc is hosting a two-day virtual hiring event Tuesday, June 22nd and Wednesday, June 23rd. For information about the specific jobs we are currently seeking to fill, please visit our Home Health Care Careers page. We look forward to meeting you during one of the following virt...

The Benefits of Aging In Place

As one gets older, and experiences declining health, their families start weighing the options of going for facility care or remaining in their own home as they age. Statistics by the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) indicate that 90 percent of aging individuals over the age of 65 prefer staying at home rather than moving to facility ...

Reducing Conflict: Siblings Dealing with an Aging Parent

Caring for an aging parent is extremely challenging for one person, but when there are multiple decision-makers involved, it can be not only a challenge but a nightmare. In one regard multiple siblings can provide a level of support that can relieve some of the pressure on an individual caregiver. On the other hand, the group dynamic can become str...

Effective Brain Exercises for Seniors

As people age, it’s extremely important that they take care of their brain health. There are certain activities that are effective in keeping memory sharp. Staying mentally active is a challenge, especially if the senior is retired or is lacking social stimulation which is a huge problem during the pandemic.Even with today’s limited ability...

Senior Sweet Tooth

Providing your senior loved one a healthy, balanced, nourishing diet is not really that difficult, but getting your loved one to actually eat the healthy food can be a real challenge. One of the benefits of an in-home caregiver is personal one-on-one meal planning.As people age their appetites diminish. Problems with teeth, swallowing, medi...

Healthy Eating for Older Adults

The metabolism of seniors slows as they age. Elderly adults require fewer calories than they did when they were younger. Eating excess sugar and saturated fats leads to unnecessary and unhealthy weight gain. Additionally, the aging body requires additional doses of certain nutrients. Allcare Home Health caregivers love to cook and our RN will discu...