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Caregiving During the Holidays

Caregiving is challenging any time of the year and requires patience, time, and energy. Professional caregivers or individuals who protect and support their families need to take a different approach during the holidays. Taking care of yourself is essential to prevent burnout while working to provide the best care. Here are more tips and tricks…

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Helpful Tips For Dealing With the Holiday Blues

It is easy for people to feel overwhelmed during the holiday season, especially if you cannot be there with your friends and family members. Covid-19 has compounded this issue and made dealing with holiday blues even more difficult. Seniors and other homebound individuals might become depressed during the holidays, especially if they cannot be with…

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Tips for Choosing a Caregiver

In-home caregivers play a vital role in the well-being of our elders dealing with different diseases. As time passes by, some elders require extra special attention and care that many of us can’t give them due to our busy schedules. We don’t realize how carefully we need to choose an in-home caregiver for our parents…

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Post-Quarantine Guidance

As stay at home orders lift at various phases across the country, it can be difficult to know what is best for your elderly or immune-compromised loved one. On one hand, safety comes first but on the other, loneliness and depression can be exacerbated by staying in quarantine. Every person has their own complex medical…

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Home Care for All Ages

While many home care agencies specialize in care for seniors, our staff of caregivers and nurses are also trained to work with infants, children and adults. We can all use a helping hand from time to time regardless of age. The Essential Quality Care team can create a unique care plan for you. Keep reading…