activities daily living evaluation Boston, MA

  Activities of Daily Living Evaluation Boston, MA     Activities of daily living refers to how well an individual can care for themselves. These are skills that many individuals learn early in life. Unfortunately, as people age seniors may lose the ability to perform some of these skills. It is important to understand what […]
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adult day care

What is Adult day care? Adult day care operates during the day and is a safe haven for families to take their senior relatives or loved ones during the day. Adult day care services allows social interaction, healthy meals, activities, along with the monitoring of medical conditions to keep you loved one safe during the […]
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help at home

Help at Home Help at home includes home care support services include maintenance services such as assistance with personal needs, including primary ADLs (bathing dressing, grooming, toileting, transferring and walking), and secondary ADLs (light housekeeping, meal preparation, medication management, shopping and laundry). Some help at home providers also offer counseling and future planning assistance. What […]
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personal care services

Personal Care Services Personal Care Services are defined as assistance, either hands-on (actually performing a personal care task for a person) or cueing so that the person performs the task by him/herself, in the performance of Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) and/or Activities of Daily Living (ADLs). ADLs include eating, bathing, dressing, toileting, transferring, […]
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home helpers

Home Helpers and Aging Care Givers Almost 90% of the home helpers that provide care to the elderly are unpaid care givers and untrained to deal with this huge undertaking. Home helpers have to dedicate most of their time and financial resources to help take care of a senior that they care for. Below you […]
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senior care

Senior Care and Senior Care Givers At one time senior care was left to the adult children who were more middle aged opposed to being elderly themselves. A growing population are those who are seniors who are actually taking care of their loved ones who are seniors because we are living so much longer. This […]
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