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  2. Navigating the Aging Journey
 
  1. How to Start Long-term Care Planning for Seniors
    February 06, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers advice and resources to help families and seniors confidently plan for the future.   Read the full article.

  2. How to Prevent Seniors From Falling
    February 01, 2020

    Here are some ways to keep your elderly loved ones safe from falling.   Read the full article.

  3. New Year, New You: Practicing Active Aging in 2020
    January 10, 2020

    Home Instead Senior Care offers ideas to help older adults stay active throughout the year.   Read the full article.

  4. Dementia and Repetition—How to Handle?
    January 01, 2020

    If you have a family member with dementia, you have probably experienced the frustration of hearing the same question repeated over and over. Is there anything you can do besides just repeating the same answer over and over?   Read the full article.

  5. Spotting the Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease
    December 19, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care shares tips for spotting the signs of Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia when visiting family this holiday season.   Read the full article.

  6. Home Instead Senior Care of Montgomery County Named
    December 13, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care of Montgomery County is pleased to announce it has once again been selected as a "Caring Star" for in-home care service excellence by Caring.com!   Read the full article.

  7. Holiday Technology Gifts for Seniors
    December 01, 2019

    Technology can offer a plethora of benefits to older lives in the form of safety, companionship, entertainment, efficiency, and labor. With the holiday season approaching, here are some ideas for tech gadgets that an elderly person can find useful.   Read the full article.

  8. What Family Caregivers Need to Know About Medicare Changes
    November 15, 2019

    Family caregivers should understand the Medicare changes for 2020 to help guide senior loved ones in making Medicare decisions to meet their needs.   Read the full article.

  9. The State of Alzheimer’s and Caregiving in the U.S.
    November 07, 2019

    Understanding the state of Alzheimer’s and caregiving is critical to progress. Read the latest from experts at the UsAgainstAlzheimer’s National Alzheimer’s Summit.   Read the full article.

  10. Steps to Take When a Loved One Passes Away
    October 01, 2019

    The process of completely settling a person’s estate can take months, even years, depending on its complexity. Some you’ll want to handle immediately, while others can be delayed for a few weeks.   Read the full article.

  11. Home Instead Senior Care is Celebrating 25 Years
    September 18, 2019

    For 25 years, Home Instead Senior Care’s mission has been to enhance the lives of aging adults. The mission, guided by a commitment to core values, has resulted in growth and success.   Read the full article.

  12. Sep
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    September 01, 2019

    The moment you’ve been dreading has arrived—your loved one has passed away. While dealing with grief, now you have to plan a funeral. Are you ready?   Read the full article.

  13. Aug
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    August 01, 2019

    “Hospice” may be a familiar term, but for folks who have never been involved directly in this type of care, there is a lot to learn.   Read the full article.

  14. Let’s Mark 25 Years with $2.5 Million
    July 02, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Paul and Lori Hogan are giving back $2.5 million to Home Instead Senior Care Foundation through the Give 65 program.   Read the full article.

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    July 01, 2019

    A place where you will find your tax dollars hard at work is at the senior centers of the Washington Area. These centers provide a boost to the health of our seniors by offering a full menu of activities that keep them mentally and physically engaged.   Read the full article.

  16. Laughter is Helping Raise Awareness About Alzheimer’s – Here’s How…
    June 19, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care and Hilarity for Charity use laughter to raise Alzheimer’s awareness to award in-home care grants to families in need. Partnering with Lauren Miller-Rogen and husband Seth Rogen jumpstarted the program 4 years ago.   Read the full article.

  17. Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia—Same or Different?
    June 01, 2019

    Your elderly loved one is starting to forget things. Your first thought is, this is the beginning of Alzheimer’s. Not so fast. Alzheimer’s and dementia are terms that are often used interchangeably, but they are not exactly the same thing.   Read the full article.

  18. May
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    May 01, 2019

    When it comes to taking care of aging parents, there is one issue that needs to be addressed sooner rather than later: setting up power of attorney.   Read the full article.

  19. 5 Ways to Manage Caregiver Guilt
    April 19, 2019

    Family caregivers experience lots of emotions that contribute to caregiver stress and guilt is a major contributor. Finding ways to manage caregiver guilt is essential.   Read the full article.

  20. Apr
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    April 01, 2019

    You’ve finally gotten Mom to agree to move in with you. The first and hardest step is done! Now it’s time to think about how you can make your house comfortable and safe for her.   Read the full article.

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