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About Creative Caregivers

Our highly qualified and trained caregivers are ready to help you and your loved ones with a variety of daily activities such as: Caring companionship, Meal planning & preparation, Incidental transportation, Running errands, Light housekeeping, Monitoring of safety while bathing, Assistance with bill paying, and Emergency monitoring. Our personalized services are available seven days a week and can range from a few hours daily to 24 hours and live-in-care. We are fully licensed and insured. Contact us today!

Why Is a Good Exercise Routine So Important for Seniors?

2019-11-14T17:59:32-05:00

Numerous studies have shown that regular exercise benefits people of all ages, including those 65-and-over. Sadly, millions of aging in place elderly Americans don’t exercise like they should, which eventually has a negative effect on their health and wellbeing. On the other hand, seniors who follow a good exercise routine typically enjoy longer, healthier and happier lives.

Why Is a Good Exercise Routine So Important for Seniors?2019-11-14T17:59:32-05:00

How Can I Balance Caregiving with Work and Family Responsibilities?

2019-11-01T12:05:13-05:00

For the past 6 months you’ve been caring for your elderly mother while also working full time and raising two school-aged kids. As a member of the Sandwich Generation, trying to balance caregiving with a job and household can be overwhelming. However, it is possible when you take this approach.

How Can I Balance Caregiving with Work and Family Responsibilities?2019-11-01T12:05:13-05:00

What if I Suspect My Aging Mother Has Dementia?

2019-10-18T10:28:21-05:00

Your elderly mother is having trouble performing simple tasks, and she’s locked herself out of the house several times. The other day mom went to the bank and couldn’t remember how to get back home. Mom’s forgetfulness has now reached the point you suspect she has dementia. What should you do?

What if I Suspect My Aging Mother Has Dementia?2019-10-18T10:28:21-05:00

5 Tips to Avoid Caregiver Burnout

2019-10-06T21:24:07-05:00

Your aging in place elderly mother is chronically ill, so you’ve been serving as her sole caregiver for several months now. But between getting mom to her doctor’s appointments and treatments, and helping her around the house, you hardly have time to take care of yourself. You’re having trouble sleeping, constantly feel stressed-out, and can’t remember the last time you went to the gym. Are you starting to get caregiver burnout?

5 Tips to Avoid Caregiver Burnout2019-10-06T21:24:07-05:00

Keeping Seniors Safe During Inclement Weather

2019-09-19T14:32:37-05:00

No matter where you live, you’re going to get some nasty weather from time-to-time. Inclement weather can take many forms, including tornadoes, hurricanes, thunderstorms, high winds and heavy snowfalls. Harsh weather can be especially hard on those aged 65-and-over who also live alone.

Keeping Seniors Safe During Inclement Weather2019-09-19T14:32:37-05:00

When It Is Time to Consider Respite Care

2019-09-19T14:09:05-05:00

Serving as a family caregiver for an aging in place elderly loved one is highly rewarding, but it can also be physically and emotionally draining. The average family caregiver in the U.S. also juggles at least a part-time job and household with their caregiving responsibilities, which makes their lives even more challenging. What follows are some reliable respite care options when it’s time for you to take a well-deserved break.

When It Is Time to Consider Respite Care2019-09-19T14:09:05-05:00

The Positive Impact of Social Media on Seniors

2019-08-15T18:24:08-05:00

If you’re serving as a caregiver for a homebound senior, showing them how to more effectively use social media is one way to ensure a higher quality-of-life. In fact, sociologists have studied the positive impact of social media on seniors, and here’s what they found.

The Positive Impact of Social Media on Seniors2019-08-15T18:24:08-05:00

Coping When a Loved One Has Hearing Loss

2019-08-26T19:29:23-05:00

If you’re currently caring for an aging in place elderly loved one with a hearing impairment, keeping the lines of communication open so you can provide them with the daily assistance they need can be quite challenging. Fortunately, there are several proven ways to do so, starting with these.

Coping When a Loved One Has Hearing Loss2019-08-26T19:29:23-05:00

Activities of Daily Living: Why This Measure Matters

2019-08-10T10:21:50-05:00

Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders  When it becomes obvious to us that a loved one can’t get through a day without assistance, the logical next step is to begin looking into resources that can provide the added support they need. One of the first things a long-term care insurance company, home care company, adult day care center or assisted living facility will ask about is the person’s ability to perform ADLs. But what exactly are ADLs? Every field has its jargon, and the long-term care industry is no exception. In the business of providing care, the phrase “activities of daily living” [...]

Activities of Daily Living: Why This Measure Matters2019-08-10T10:21:50-05:00

Coping with Elders Who Won’t Accept In-Home Caregivers

2019-02-13T14:26:59-05:00

Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders  Hiring in-home care for my neighbor, Joe, was quite an ordeal. The company we chose and their caregivers were great, but the quality of care wasn't the issue. The problem was that Joe resented anyone but me helping him. He locked one caregiver out of his home, let another in but was rude to her, and thoroughly enjoyed one young man, but only because they could discuss golf together. Families hire home care to provide respite and quality care for seniors, but what is a caregiver to do when their loved one refuses to cooperate with [...]

Coping with Elders Who Won’t Accept In-Home Caregivers2019-02-13T14:26:59-05:00