Category Archives: Elderly Care

A day in the times of a caregiver

Long time, no hear. I have to say that I have been busy, yet I have let those that rely on me down. I apologize for being so evasive, yet I must be succinct. I just do not have the … Continue reading

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Taking care of oneself is just as important as taking care of others

Well, we are back to Monday morning again, but instead of going to each client as I normally would, I have a client this morning and then will not be seeing clients until dinnertime and then this evening again. The … Continue reading

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Up-to-date once again – 02/21/2016

So, after weeks of feeling behind due to takes and other such business paperwork, I am once again able to do research and present subtleties that can help others working in the elderly caretaking world. The more information that we … Continue reading

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Clients present with all types of different issues – (Posted late on 02/21 from 02/20/2016)

I have discussed many issues with each of my clients. One such issue that several of my clients have admitted to is experiencing hallucinations. A lot of times this is caused from Frontotemporal Dementia or FTD. The hallucinations may amount … Continue reading

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I love Fridays! – (Posted late on 02/21 from 02/19/2016)

Even though Friday is the beginning of my easier days of the week, today was not the best Friday that I have had in quite a while. I never let myself feel ill, but today was a different story indeed. … Continue reading

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Today was a day for organization – (Posted late on 02/21 from 02/18/2016)

A client and I had planned to go out and about today after the last couple of days of cleaning and organizing, but age and tiredness took over and instead I got involved in organizing the family VCR (yes, you … Continue reading

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Things are going quite well these days – (Posted late on 02/21 from 02/17/2016)

When dealing with the elderly, caregivers tend to have to deal with death and depression quite a bit. The depression can be due to many, many factors, one of which is that each day they draw nearer and nearer to … Continue reading

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