Congratulations to November’s Caregiver of the Month, Ernestina Gatchalian!
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“I Thought Medicare Paid for That:” Financial Acumen for Your Aging Parent
Caring for a parent or loved one who is in need of home care can often be a financially arduous and frustrating process.
Five Questions to ask When Choosing a Career that Meets your Value System
Choosing a career that meets your value system is at the top of the criteria list common to many professionals. If you are
Three Communication Techniques for Speaking Dementia
Providing care for seniors with memory loss takes patience, compassion and specialized training — a trifecta combination not easily found in home caregivers
Having the “Talk”: When and How to Decide It’s Time for Home Care
Watching your parents age can be a difficult reality to face. After spending a lifetime looking up to them as independent role models
Sip and Savor the Moment at the Memory Café
Hosted by Embrace by Open Arms Solutions and held at Three Crowns Park senior living community in Evanston, the Memory Café provides a safe environment to relax and connect socially with others traveling the same journey.