The Wiser Home Care Services Blog

Here, we provide a fresh look at current caregiving issues as well as share caregiving tips from our own personal experiences.

Flower Fridays

Flower Fridays

Flower Fridays Once again, our local flower shops continue to amaze Wiser Care with their donations of beautiful flowers for our Flower Fridays. The lovely bouquets bring joy and smiles. Thank you to ...

The Ultimate Caregiver's Guide for Senior Winter Safety

The Ultimate Caregiver’s Guide for Senior Winter Safety

Here in the Pacific Northwest, the 2019 winter season was shaping up to be a mild one. In fact, while the Northeast was hit with the Polar Vortex, here in the PNW we were experiencing warm, sunny weat...

Are You Overeating Because of Stress?

Caregiver Tacoma WA: Are You Overeating Because of Stress? If you’re a caregiver, overeating can be a reaction to stress that you’re experiencing. This is a problem for a few reasons. First, you’re no...

7 Ways to Help Your Senior Lower Their Sugar Consumption

Too much sugar is bad for you. There’s no denying that, and everyone knows it. Although people like to, dare we say, sugarcoat the issue and minimize the problem by saying they have a sweet tooth, con...

Employee of the Month Hellen

Employee of the Month January

Employee of the Month Hellen Each Caregiver selected for Employee of the Month is chosen based on how they have exceeded not only the client’s expectations of care but the family’s expecta...

Four Facts to Know about Cataracts

Senior Care Lakewood WA:Four Facts to Know about Cataracts Dealing with cataracts is an incredibly common problem for aging adults. When you learn more about cataracts and how they form, you can help ...

Four Ways to Make Falls Less Likely

Elder Care Auburn WA: Four Ways to Make Falls Less Likely You may not be able to prevent every fall for your aging adult, but you can definitely reduce the likelihood of her experiencing a fall. These...

8 Ways to Protect Your Senior’s Skin This Winter

8 Ways to Protect Your Senior’s Skin This Winter

If you are reading this, congratulations! You successfully made it through the holiday season. In fact, we’re already a week into 2019. Honestly, we can’t believe it. It seems like 2000 was just yeste...

Our December Events: Flower Fridays and Music Affects Program

Our December Events: Flower Fridays and Music Affects Program

December is here, the season is changing and the holiday spirit surrounds us. Ever true to the cause our wonderful local flower shops have provided Wiser Care with absolutely gorgeous flowers for our ...