Finding Senior Care for Your Loved One

In Home Care In-home care is care provided to a senior adult by a caregiving professional to assist the senior with the activities of daily living (ADLs) right in the comfort of their own home. The term activities of daily … Read More

Tech Spotlight: Robotic Companion Pets for the Elderly

Meet Jim McGuckin, a resident at an elderly care home in In Oakland California. The photo on the left shows Jim having a laugh with his new robotic companion cat named “Alan”.  As Jim strokes the cat it purrs just … Read More

Backyard Granny Pods: The Exciting Elderly Care Option

Granny Pods also known as MedCottages are an exciting housing alternative to nursing and other senior care facilities. Now mom can be just steps away while having her own private, comfortable and safe space to live in. Basically, a Granny Pod … Read More

What is an Ombudsman?

The word ombudsman means, “citizen representative”. He or she is appointed to investigate and resolve complaints made by private citizens against officials or government agencies.  LTC (long-term care) ombudsmen programs are government run and available to every senior living in … Read More