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The Hidden Dangers of Social Isolation for Seniors and Their Caregivers

Social isolation, especially for seniors and their caregivers, is a growing concern. We’re here to share some awesome ways to stay connected!

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Why You Should Opt for a Dementia Care Certified Service

Dementia care certification is more than a badge; it’s a mark of excellence in caregiving. It’s a way to ensure that those who care for your loved ones with dementia are equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide the best care possible.

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Dementia Care: Understanding Non-Verbal Cues

Decoding non-verbal cues is a valuable skill in understanding and supporting your loved one with dementia. By being attentive to their facial expressions, body language, and other non-verbal cues, you can gain valuable insights into their thoughts, emotions, and needs, allowing you to provide the understanding and support they require.

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Navigating Caregiving with Your Siblings

Taking on the role of a caregiver can be challenging, especially when it involves coordinating care with your siblings.  Although your siblings are willing to share responsibilities, their involvement can sometimes add to the stress you experience. This blog post will share practical insights to encourage cooperation, improve communication, and build mutual support with your …

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Living with Alzheimer’s: 5 Things We Learned as Caregivers

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain disorder that affects millions of people around the world. It can be a challenging journey for both the person living with Alzheimer’s and their loved ones, however, there are strategies that can help make the caregiving journey easy. At Affinity Home Care Agency, our trained healthcare professionals deal with …

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