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Adult Day Services

We help connect seniors to adult day services services in and around Jacksonville including:Orange Park, Ponte Vedra, and St. Augustine

Advise for In-Home Caregiving of those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of Dementia?

Families often choose in-home care provided by a family member during the early stages of Alzheimer’s, dementia or other forms of memory loss. In-home care allows your loved one to maintain a degree of independence, while remaining in the comfort of their own home. If recommended by your physician, in-home caregiving can be an appropriate starting […]

Talking With Your Aging Loved One About Senior Care

  Because seniors take independent living seriously, it can be very difficult to discuss the possibility of moving to an assisted living or nursing home community. To help make the conversation easier, here are a few important indicators that your senior loved one may need the professional help that senior care facilities can provide.   Overall Health: If your […]

Respite Care Provides a Needed Break for Caregivers

It goes without saying that providing fulltime care for your loved one can be a tireless and thankless job. Many families find great joy in providing round the clock care for seniors, but the physical, emotional and financial consequences for the family caregiver can be overwhelming without regular outside support, such as professional respite care. […]

Challenges Facing Family Caregivers and How Respite Care Can Help

For many, family caregiving can be a rewarding experience, but it’s not uncommon for the caregiver to face challenges that leave them feeling overwhelmed, anxious and exhausted by their 24/7 duties. Common caregiver challenges include: Time Management: Caregivers typically have less time for themselves and other family members. They will often sacrifice the things they […]

Providing In-Home Care for Jacksonville Seniors

Becoming the caregiver for your loved one or deciding to hire a professional caregiver is a difficult choice and possibly a life changing decision. It’s important to consider all the options when you come to the realization that your loved one can no longer care for themselves safely, or when their healthcare needs become more […]

Enjoying the Holidays with Loved Ones in Senior Care

Everyone enjoys being included in holiday activities. It’s all about spending special times together, feeling included, and enjoying the good company of family and friends. It’s important to encourage older adults to join in the holiday activities whenever possible, but be careful not to overdo it.  Always pace activities and modify them to align with […]

Housing Options for Jacksonville Seniors

You may feel overwhelmed if it’s time to consider new living options for your senior loved one. Here is some information on available senior care options ranging from aging in place with-in their home to full-time care in a nursing home.    To make your selection easier and to assure that your loved one will […]

Assisted Living and Memory Care for Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Individuals with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia will find it increasingly hard to function and live independently as time passes, and their memory continues to fail.  As each new day continues to being additional challenges and conditions continue to deteriorate, it’s likely that your loved one will require round the clock professional memory care. […]

Creating Activities for Those with Alzheimer’s

There is no doubt that caring for a loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease is an ongoing challenge. In addition to providing care like bathing, feeding and dressing, caregivers are responsible for finding engaging activities to keep their loved one mentally active and to prevent boredom. Whether a craft or a task, therapeutic activities, […]

Caregiver Stress and You

In home caregiving for a senior loved one can be very fulfilling. It strengthens the bond between the two of you and often gives your loved one something to look forward to each day. However, as rewarding as it may be, you can’t forget to look after yourself. Caregiving requires round the clock patience that […]

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  • OurSeniorsGuide.com, Inc
  • 14286 Beach Blvd-19, Suite 335
  • Jacksonville, Florida 32250
  • Phone: 904-655-2130
  • Fax: 904-647-6038
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