Monthly Archives: August 2013

Senior care glossary

Like so many things involving elder care, knowing what type of help is right for your loved one or client is helpful and saves time.  The most common types of elder care are listed below with definitions… Caregivers provide semi-skilled … Continue reading

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Five ways to ensure that a advance directive will be followed

Dear Dr. CC, As you know, both my parents are former clients of your law practice.  I learned from them that it is important to have advanced directives prepared ‘just in case’ I might need one.  So, I have one … Continue reading

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Congress examines violence against seniors

Seniors experience addition stress due to fear of being victimized. Each day, news reports describe incidents of older adults across the United States being abused, denied needed care, or financially exploited, often by those they depend on. And as the … Continue reading

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Personal Care Aide quality of life services

Sodexo Senior Living is the leading global provider of hospitality services in the senior living market.  Through expertise and innovation in dining, nutrition, health and wellness, maintenance, and housekeeping and laundry, they help you provide residents with an environment of … Continue reading

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CertifiedCare and Senior Care Advocates join forces

Senior Care Advocates will be promoting the caregiver certification programs offered by CertifiedCare to the caregiving communities of starting in southern California.  This is the first leg of a nationwide joint effort to upgrade the education, skills and credibility of … Continue reading

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