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Here you will find helpful tips, loving advice, and useful information to make caring for an aging loved one a bit easier.

Frustration and Sadness

As an owner of a private duty home care agency that deliver client-centric, nurse-led and managed care to hundreds to seniors in communities within the Globe reach, I was torn between great sadness, outrage and considerable frustration by the September 15 article written by Linda Matchan that appeared in the Boston Globe.

Calculating Our Independence

Safety Risks at Home: What's Your Score?

Making Sense of the New World Order: Discharge & Recovery

Top 5 Tips for Aging Successfully in Place

I am passionate and outspoken about helping our elders age in place. It began when I became involved in the leadership of my Synagogue, finding many of our older congregants struggling.

Making Scores Work in Your Favor

As the owner of Senior Helpers Boston and South Shore I help my clients and their families make important decisions about their care plans at home. As a son (along with my siblings), I am also instrumental in helping my parents successfully age in their home in Virginia – an airport away from me here in New England. Both of these come with huge responsibilities and accountability.

When Being Excellent is No Longer Good Enough

Anybody who knows me and Senior Helpers, knows I have a passion for aging in place. I have always advocated for excellence – licensing standards for our wholly unregulated industry in Massachusetts, standards of care, of case management and caregiver certifications.

The Voices of Angels: Reflections On Caregiving

What I Have Learned From Caregivers

Reality 2018: How The Caregiver Shortage is Hitting Home

The Questions of the Future are Here Now

The Key to Great Home Care Just May Be in the Beauty of Keeping it Simple

While Delivering Great Home Care is Serious Business, it Does not Have to be Complicated.

 

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