5 Easy Ways to Manage Your Parents Medication

When you have an older parent or relative who lives (or spends time) alone, medication management can be a big worry. You are likely concerned that your loved one takes their medication as scheduled, in the correct amount, and without accidentally taking a double dose. You may also worry that prescriptions are not being refilled. […]

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Decide Which Memory Care Facility Best Suits Your Loved One

Memory Care Facility

If your loved one is experiencing memory problems associated with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, you may need assistance in caring for him or her. Deciding which type of memory care community best suits your loved one is an important decision, and there are many factors to consider. The following explains the differences between various types […]

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Caring – Top Prerequisites For Working in Senior Care

Caring - Top Prerequisites For Working in Senior Care

People who trust their loved one to A Place At Home senior care in Omaha can expect competent and compassionate care at all times. For individuals who are seeking Omaha caregiver jobs, you’ll find our positions very rewarding. That’s because we only hire dedicated, qualified caregivers–those who have a sincere passion for helping others. If […]

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Depression in the Elderly: 9 Ways to Help

Depression in the elderly

Elderly depression can become a serious issue during the holiday season, yet this is a busy time. You may have fewer opportunities to visit your senior loved ones personally. During the holidays, older relatives with limited mobility may feel especially “blue”, sad or lonely. Happily, there are many things you can do to help the […]

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To our Caregivers from the Owners

Dear Caregivers, We would like to thank our entire team at A Place At Home for your help throughout the past year. It’s been a great year for our company and clients, and we couldn’t have done it without our valued employees. You’ve made it possible for more seniors to age with respect and dignity […]

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Should My Parents Move to Assisted Living?

senior living alternatives

When parents are reaching a stage in life when they require more care or assistance with daily living tasks, they and their adult children face some important decisions. There is no perfect time to make a move to an assisted living facility and there are a variety of options in supportive living arrangements for seniors. […]

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6 Simple Steps for Safe Senior Living

We all want our loved ones to be safe, including our older relatives. That means proper senior care is essential, even when we can’t be with them. For elderly parents or grandparents home alone, common household situations can turn hazardous. But a few simple precautions can help ensure the living area is properly set up […]

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My job as the Senior Living Advisor for A Place at Home

My job as the Senior Living Advisor for A Place at Home is a free service to anyone seeking a senior living community in the Omaha metropolitan area. I’ve seen many different senior living scenarios since I began my position. I’ve assisted sons and daughters, siblings and spouses or friends for that special person in […]

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Three Types of In Home Care Services for Your Aging Parents

Three Types of In-Home Health Care Services for Your Aging Parents According to the CDC, 4.9 million seniors require some form of in-home care on a regular basis. If your Mom and/or Dad are among them you’ve got some tough decisions ahead. Understanding your options is vital if you’re going to choose the care strategy […]

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