Archive for month: November, 2015

Nearly 44 million americans care for an elderly loved one. To be effective, one must also care for themselves. Respite care helps.

Respite Care: What is it and Why Do You Need it?

Whether it is by choice or due to tight finances, many people choose to forgo putting an elderly or sick loved one in a care facility and opt to take on the responsibility of caregiver. In the United ...

Thanksgiving is often a time spent with family. To ensure the safety of your elderly loved one Wiser Home Care has gathered these tips.

11 Thanksgiving Tips for the Elderly

Depending on who you talk to, you will get a differing opinion on when the holiday season officially starts. Some will tell you that the holiday season starts when you first start shopping for present...

Caring and living with a loved one who suffers from Alzheimer's can be painful and difficult. This blog provides tips on how to cope.

The ABC’s of Alzheimer’s

For loved ones, patients and caregivers alike, dementia can be a difficult and scary disease to live and work with. We decided several weeks ago that it would be helpful to share our knowledge of deme...