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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.


Stay Fit At Home: 8 Indoor Ways To Move More

Scared to step outside thanks to this frigid cold spell? Being cooped up at home doesn't have to mean a movie marathon fueled by bowl after bowl of butter popcorn!

Senior Home Care Services

Senior Helpers was founded by Tony Bonacuse with the help of Peter Ross after their firsthand experience in caring for their respective family members. From their experience, Tony and Peter saw a huge gap that was not being filled properly by the other companies providing care for the elderly in the market. In dealing with these other caregivers, they found that either they couldn't get caregivers…

Sensors Help Keep the Elderly Safe, and at Home

Increasingly, many older people who live alone are not truly alone. They are being watched by a flurry of new technologies designed to enable them to live independently and avoid expensive trips to the emergency room or nursing homes. Bertha Branch, 78, discovered the power of a system called eNeighbor when she fell to the floor of her Philadelphia apartment late one night without her emergency alert pendant and could not phone for help.

Senior Care and Physical Activity in Changing Weather

Imagine with me for a moment, the sound of stepping on crunchy red and gold leaves that dot the sidewalk. The feel of crisp air filling your lungs as you walk outside on a fall morning. The scent of cinnamon, pumpkin and roast turkey. Yes, fall is here, and with it not only comes a million sense-tingling reminders of the season, but also a new set of tips for staying healthy!

Fall Cleaning and Senior Home Care

Spring Cleaning. Some people love it, others dread it, but everyone knows that when we come out of winter hibernation, it’s time to shake off the dust. But this year, we think Fall Cleaning deserves a little attention! After all, the summer to autumn transition can be just as drastic as winter to spring. We think October is a great month to sweep away the last of the vacation sand, clean out those leftovers and prepare to hunker down as temperatures drop. So what should you put on your Fall Cleaning to-do list?