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Hiring? How to Check a Caregiver’s References

Whether hiring for a loved one (or two) at home or hiring a new employee for a small or large corporate agency, it is important to know who you are really getting. First time hiring or replacing of caregivers can … Continue reading

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Love, Money and Professional Elder Care

If you are a caregiver chances are you love taking care of people. You love/like frail elders or adults with special needs.  You love knowing that your work produces immediate tangible and worthwhile results by making a difference to someone. … Continue reading

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How to Avoid Being Exploited by a Caregiver: A Story

  Adrianne Morris, 90, has been getting in-home care for the past decade. “I’ve made a decision to die in my home,” she said.  An aide comes to her apartment for a few hours every day.  “She helps me do … Continue reading

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Elder Abuse Facts

Elder abuse is the fastest growing 21st century crime. As the worlds population of the very old grows at a rapid rate, so does the incidence of elder abuse and neglect.  The article linked to below will give you important … Continue reading

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