Tips to Help You Care for a Senior Loved One When You Don’t Live Nearby

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It can be somewhat challenging to help care for a senior family member when you don’t live nearby him or her. Fortunately, there are a number of resources that you can use to make caring for your senior family member easier – even from far way. This includes using the Caring From a Distance resource. Caring From a Distance can help you to identify … [Read more...]

Great Renovations to Make Life Easier for a Senior Living at Home

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If you’re thinking about investing in a few home improvements, you may want to consider the quality of life of any older members of family living at home. The following are a few renovations that could make day-to-day life easier for older family members: Improved lighting – Making sure that the home is well lit will make it easier for seniors … [Read more...]

What to Expect of Social Security This Year

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If you are collecting on social security or are planning on doing so in the near future, then it’s important that you keep track of any potential changes that could affect your social security payments – and your lifestyle as a result. The following are some changes to social security to expect this year: An increase in payments – Because the … [Read more...]

What You Need to Know About Starting Home Health Services

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Assisted care can be expensive, but some people elect to provide eldercare services to their loved ones themselves instead of sending them to live at an assisted care facility. There are a few benefits for doing so – such as the fact that the individual in need of care gets to stay home and that he or she will be closer to loved ones. The following are a few … [Read more...]

How Seniors Can Save Money in 2015

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Do you feel like your finances were a little bit tight this year? If so, then you should aim to save some money over the course of the next year. Make it a New Year’s resolution to do so! The following are a few helpful tips for Texas seniors on how to save money in 2015: Medication – Take a look at how much you are spending on your prescription … [Read more...]