Category: Caregiving Support

Caregiver Help Webinar Series

Written by Premier Caregiver Services on February 19, 2019

We’ve been so proud of our partnership with the Parkinson Support Center in their Caregiver Help Webinar Series. This 8 month webinar series incorporated humor and real-life caregiving stories into difficult topics such as caregiver anger, guilt, depression and grief.

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Free Senior Care Workshop Helps You Create a Care Plan for Mom and Dad

Written by Premier Caregiver Services on March 21, 2016
Aging Gracefully with the help of Children

If you are the eldest daughter in your family, you are most likely going to be the one making decisions about your parent’s long-term care. Do you have a plan in place to keep your mom or dad safely at home? When–and–how do you have a conversation about taking away…Read More

Keeping Siblings Informed About Parents’ Health

Written by Premier Caregiver Services on January 23, 2016

Adult children faced with aging parents’ failing health issues and senior home care often create friction among themselves, sometimes reverting back to old oppressive moments of sibling rivalry, when making choices for Dad and Mom. Everyone cares about what happens but may not agree on the same decisions, which triggers…Read More

Urinary Incontinence

Written by Premier Caregiver Services on December 16, 2015
incontinence is a common problem for seniors

Urinary incontinence — the loss of bladder control — is a common and often embarrassing problem. The severity of urinary incontinence ranges from occasionally leaking urine when you cough or sneeze, to having an urge to urinate that’s so sudden and strong you don’t get to a toilet in time.

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Caregiving at its Best

Written by Premier Caregiver Services on November 9, 2015

Working as an employee at Premier Caregiver Services in addition to working at Premier Caring Hands has given me the opportunity to help others in ways I never thought I would. Just as an example –  While caregiving for a patient of ours, it was brought to my attention that Mr….Read More

Dementia and Driving

Written by Premier Caregiver Services on April 3, 2015
Dementia and Driving

When to Take Away the Keys: Dementia & Driving

If you have a family member suffering from Dementia, one of the many issues that will arise is letting them operate a vehicle. Early on, it may not seem like such a topic to concern yourself with. Over time, however, we become…Read More

Choosing a Caregiver

Written by Premier Caregiver Services on March 7, 2015
Find the best home care service

Choosing a Caregiver

One of the most difficult decisions a family or POA (Power of Attorney) has to make is what caregiver service to use for their loved one or family member. An even more difficult task is finding an excellent caregiver that fits well with their loved one. As of…Read More