1 03, 2023

All You Need To Know About In-Home Care For Veterans

By |2023-03-06T13:21:12-05:00March 1st, 2023|Senior Care|

Veterans make up nearly 7% of the US population. Many of these people have serious physical and mental health problems, chronic conditions, and disabilities that affect their mobility, cognitive skills, and overall quality of life.  Particularly, the risk of Alzheimer’s is significantly higher among veterans compared to the general population. Data shows that nearly 170,000 veterans were diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2021, and this number is expected to increase steadily in the [...]

1 02, 2023

Caring for Aging Parents When Your Siblings Disagree

By |2023-02-28T09:50:35-05:00February 1st, 2023|Caregivers|

Caring for aging parents is an issue that can cause tension among family members. Even siblings who get along otherwise might bitterly disagree with each other when it comes to caring for a parent. If left unresolved, these disagreements can cause old resentments to flare up and turn into a full-blown conflict, which can worsen what might already be an extremely stressful situation.  Common Issues Related to Caring for Aging Parents Different [...]

1 01, 2023

Telehealth: How It Can Make Your And Your Senior’s Life Easier

By |2023-02-28T09:53:07-05:00January 1st, 2023|Home Care|

Telehealth means “healing at a distance.” It’s the mechanism that delivers patient-centered healthcare services remotely to individuals where they live. For people facing significant physical and financial barriers to access the healthcare support they need and deserve, this is a highly effective and accessible solution. How Does Telehealth Work? With Telehealth, you only need a computer or mobile device and a reliable Wi-Fi connection to remotely consult with a doctor. If you’re [...]

1 12, 2022

How To Take The Keys Away From Aging Parents

By |2022-12-08T08:53:01-05:00December 1st, 2022|Senior Care|

It's a misconception that parents automatically become worse drivers as they get older. Knowing this, if you have reason to believe that an elderly loved one can no longer drive effectively, putting their safety first is the right thing to do. While it's understandable if you are uncertain about what action to take, ignoring the warning signs that an elderly driver might be unfit to get behind the wheel can have serious [...]

8 11, 2022

Realities of Family Caregiving

By |2023-02-27T11:01:50-05:00November 8th, 2022|Caregivers|

November is Family Caregiving Month, the perfect time to recognize and honor family caregivers across the country. There are an estimated 53 million unpaid family caregivers in the U.S. today - up almost 25% from 2015. We expect this number to continue to grow over the next decade. Seeing a loved one suffer, change, and not be the person you remember can be extremely difficult. And, while many caregivers report feeling a [...]

1 11, 2022

How Family Caregivers Benefit From Respite Care

By |2022-12-22T13:00:16-05:00November 1st, 2022|Caregivers|

Attending to the needs of an aging loved one is incredibly rewarding, but it can also be challenging and exhausting. In many cases, caregivers may forget to take care of their own needs while carrying out family duties. This can lead to fatigue, burnout, and even discontent. A respite care program can provide several benefits to the one who needs care as well as their family caregivers. What is Respite Care? Family [...]

28 10, 2022

Upcoming Events

By |2022-10-28T13:11:02-04:00October 28th, 2022|Community|

Home to Stay is proud to co-sponsor the Breakfast & FREE CEU Workshop at Stay Gold Cafe & Lounge on November 15th. ATTENTION SOCIAL WORKERS AND CASE MANAGERS IN OCEAN AND MONMOUTH COUNTIES: Join us for breakfast and a free CEU workshop discussing "Transitions to Hospice Care: Meaningful Conversations about End of Life Issues." Location: Stay Gold Cafe & Lounge - 800 Main Street, Belmar, NJ Date: Tuesday, November 15th from 8:30am-10:30am [...]

10 10, 2022

The Importance of Long-Term Care Planning

By |2022-12-22T14:49:38-05:00October 10th, 2022|Senior Care|

According to AARP data, about 53 million family caregivers—roughly one in every five Americans—provide unpaid care to their loved ones. The US Department of Health and Human Services estimates that nearly 70% of seniors will eventually require long-term care. The demand for services that provide care for the elderly will rise as this demographic trend unfolds. Healthy young people often find it challenging to imagine a time in the future when they [...]

1 10, 2022

Celebrating ONE Year in Monmouth & Ocean Counties

By |2022-12-22T12:34:24-05:00October 1st, 2022|Community|

Serving Monmouth and Ocean Counties Well - that certainly went fast! It truly feels like it was yesterday that we opened the doors to our new Red Bank, NJ office to better serve the seniors of Monmouth and Ocean counties and their families.  We have had some wonderful outcomes and success stories over the last 12 months that make overcoming the challenges worth it!  One of the challenges we faced was the [...]

8 09, 2022
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