Trend: Seniors Caring for Seniors

Many people 50+ are finding new careers as Personal Care Aides (PCA) for very senior citizens.  An expert from the Wisconsin Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute and an older home healthcare worker discuss this trend and what it means for new careers and practical trends in ‘At Home ‘caregiving for frail elders.

Listen to this audio report from WPR (Wisconsin Public Radio) here

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2 Responses to Trend: Seniors Caring for Seniors

  1. Stephe Tweed says:

    This is clearly a trend in our country, and one of the leading home care franchise companies has capitalized on that trend, Seniors Helping Seniors is a franchise company located in Reading, Pennsylvania with several hundred locations around the US. They hire exclusively seniors over age 55 to provide care for the elderly and this disabled.

    Check them out at

    Best Regards,
    Stephen Tweed
    Leading Home Care … a Tweed Jeffries company


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