Tag Archives: caregiving

Ideas for Loving Up an Elder on Valentine’s Day

Whether you love them with all your heart or kinda just like them, you can make St. Valentine’s Day special for the elder in your care. You do not have to be crafty or clever (or have deep pockets) to … Continue reading

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How will BREXIT Impact Care: Take the Poll

   Thousands of overseas nurses have been drafted into the NHS to ease chronic staff shortages over recent years. Concerns that they may now feel unwelcome and turn their backs on the country in the wake of the referendum result, has … Continue reading

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Benefits of hiring a Caregiver

Always make sure your caregiver is certified and be sure to use an accredited agency if a caregiver sounds like the appropriate option for your situation. Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Incontinence: Part 1

Let’s Talk About Incontinence is part of a multi part series, sponsored by the caregiver certification company, CertifiedCare, discussing the prevalent conditions, symptoms, and treatment best practices related to urinary and bowel incontinence in older people… Continue reading

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Family Caregiver Certification Growing Trend

As many of you know, we are big fans of CertifiedCare.org because of all they due to bring the awful prevalence of elder abuse to light and justice. The live and digital public presentations they produce are amazingly thorough plus … Continue reading

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Inspirational story from lifetime caregiver

Story of Inspiration: Lifelong Caregiver Dedicated to Reducing Elder Abuse She was only 11 when Dr.Cathleen Carr experienced the game-changing initiation into the world of “caregiver,” first for her grandmother, later a college roommate, and shortly after college graduation, her … Continue reading

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Interview of Dr. Cathleen V. Carr, JD PhD, Executive Director of CertifiedCare.org, the pioneering private Personal Care Aide (PCA) Certification™ company.

Interview of Dr. Cathleen V. Carr, JD PhD, Executive Director of CertifiedCare.org, the pioneering private Personal Care Aide (PCA) Certification™ company. See Part 1 of original article at  CargiversForHome http://www.caregiversforhome.com/lifelong-caregiver-dedicated-to-reducing-elder-abuse Story of Inspiration: Lifelong Caregiver Dedicated to Reducing Elder Abuse … Continue reading

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