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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

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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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

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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.

  11. 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.

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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.

  13. Understanding Nutrition as Seniors Age
    March 25, 2019

    Ensuring seniors get proper nutrition as they age can be complicated for family caregivers especially if seniors have chronic medical conditions like diabetes, arthritis, dementia or heart disease.   Read the full article.

  14. If you have a brain, you have a reason to join the Alzheimer’s fight
    March 06, 2019

    It’s projected 14 million people will be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s by 2050. It’s a public health crisis. If you have a brain, join this fight. Home Instead CEO Jeff Huber shares five keys to believe there’s hope in the fight.   Read the full article.

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    March 01, 2019

    As parents age, it’s often the child that lives closest that shoulders the burden of caregiving. This can be a relief for siblings living far away, but this situation can introduce a whole host of problems for these geographically distant children.   Read the full article.

  16. Let’s Put Dementia on the Agenda
    February 07, 2019

    Dementia impacts 50 million people today and will triple by 2050. It’s time to erase the stigma, take action and put dementia on the agenda. Home Instead’s commitment begins with care but extends into advocacy.   Read the full article.

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    February 01, 2019

    When siblings must figure out how to take care of a parent with declining health, it’s a chance for them to grow closer as they work toward the common goal of providing a safe and nurturing environment for their loved one.   Read the full article.

  18. Four Keys to Creating a Family-Like Corporate Culture
    January 04, 2019

    The four key things a successful business needs to create a family-like corporate culture from one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Company Culture recipients, Home Instead, Inc.   Read the full article.

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    January 01, 2019

    The most important thing to remember as you or someone you love is working through his or her grief is that there is no “right” way to grieve.   Read the full article.

  20. CAREGivers Bring Light to Seniors During the Holidays
    December 06, 2018

    Professional CAREGivers shine light on seniors during the holidays. These caregiving tips can help family caregivers keep the holiday spirit alive for senior loved ones.   Read the full article.

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