Monthly Archives: February 2016

Inspirational Older People

Olive Riley (108-year-old): World’s Oldest Blogger Believed to have been the world’s oldest blogger, Australian woman Olive Riley began her blog The Life of Riley in February 2007 at the age of 107 and made her final post on 26 June 2008 from a nursing home in Woy Woy, New South Wales, complaining of a coughContinue Reading

Elder care comes From The Heart

By Claudia Caramiello Published Oct 13, 2015 at 4:10 pm (Updated Oct 13, 2015) VERNON — Linda Esposito started From the Heart Elder Care out of love, need, and guilt. Yes guilt. Five years ago, when her own mother passes away, Esposito had a well of guilt in her heart because there were no viableContinue Reading

To the caring side of healthcare

This is an article I found in the Huffington Post – it really touched me and made me realize just how much of a difference our amazing Caregivers make in the lives of the elderly that they care for…. I’ve been spending a lot of time in hospitals and nursing homes. I can’t walk throughContinue Reading

National Drink Wine Day!

Now that Valentine’s Day is over, you can celebrate a real national holiday — “National Drink Wine Day!” Pop the cork and enjoy a glass of your favorite Chardonnay, Merlot, Pinot, Shiraz, or Zinfandel in honor of the occasion. February 18th is celebrated across the United States as National Drink Wine and its purpose is toContinue Reading

Stories that will make you smile

We know that as a caregiver you experience moments with your loved one that make you laugh, cry and sometimes even embarrass you. Here are a few stories to make you smile: My Dad has a CNA come twice a week to assist him with his bath. I mentioned to him yesterday that he shouldContinue Reading

Our very own HERO!!

On Tuesday, February 16, 2016, one of our very own caregivers SAVED A LIFE! You heard it right, Liz saved the life of a dear patient of ours by performing the Heimlich maneuver on her when she choked while eating her lunch and was unconscious. Things could have gone very wrong if it wasn’t for Liz’s quick reaction toContinue Reading

Does My Loved One Need Help?

Are you concerned for a loved one and their ability to remain safely in their home? Completing this simple assessment will help you identify potential risks and threats to their independence, and will give you a starting point for finding options to address those needs. Physical Health Has your loved one been diagnosed with anyContinue Reading

You’re Never Too Old to Dream

Faujah Sing: Marathon Man – In February 2013, Faujah Sing became the oldest person to run a marathon at age 101, completing a 6.25 kilometer race in Hong Kong in one hour, 32 minutes, and 28 seconds. Astonishingly, Sing only came to racing at age 89 after losing his wife and son, but has sinceContinue Reading

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