Blog

/Blog
29 07, 2015

Aging in Place [SlideShare]

By | July 29th, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Pasadena|0 Comments

Have questions about aging in place? Select Home Care Pasadena has published a SlideShare to help answer some of your questions about aging in place. Most seniors wish to age in place where their families were raised and memories were made. Select Home Care Pasadena is the premier choice for those families looking for a [...]

23 07, 2015

Home Modifications for Senior Living

By | July 23rd, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Pasadena|0 Comments

It’s become much more commonplace for senior or disabled adults to want to age in place. Senior loved ones want to grow old in the comfort of their own home, surrounded by familiarity, friends and family. And continuing to live at home most likely is the more affordable route. Home modifications for senior living may [...]

15 07, 2015

What To Consider When Traveling With Elderly Parents

By | July 15th, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Senior companionship, Westlake Village|0 Comments

When an elderly family member is diagnosed with dementia, it doesn’t mean they have to be homebound immediately. They can travel with you as long as you keep a few important things in mind. The following are some basic tips for traveling with elderly parents who may or may not have dementia. Long-distance trips with [...]

15 07, 2015

Home Care vs. Home Health Care: What is Best for Your Situation?

By | July 15th, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

Home care vs. home health care. Although they sound similar, it is important to understand the differences between home care and home health care services. While they are often both needed at the same time, they are very different and meet different needs. What is home care? Home care encompasses non-medical care services. Home care [...]

8 07, 2015

5 Ways to Deal With Caregiver Burnout

By | July 8th, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Pasadena|0 Comments

WebMD defines caregiver burnout as “a state of physical, emotional, and mental exhaustion that may be accompanied by a change in attitude -- from positive and caring to negative and unconcerned. Burnout can occur when caregivers don't get the help they need, or if they try to do more than they are able -- either [...]

1 07, 2015

5 Common Home Safety Concerns for Seniors

By | July 1st, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

As we age, we face more challenges around the home which increases the chances of being injured or hospitalized. Here are a few of the home safety concerns for Pasadena seniors that caregivers should be on the lookout for: Medication mismanagement – forgetting to take medication or improper dosage can result in illness and/or hospitalization. [...]

25 06, 2015

10 Nutrition Tips for Elderly

By | June 25th, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Senior companionship, Westlake Village|0 Comments

As we age, our bodies change. Metabolism slows, activity decreases, and certain illnesses impact our nutrition. Whether you are a senior or you’re caring for a senior, it’s important to know the relationship between nutrition and aging. Consider these 10 recommendations about nutrition for seniors. Minimize Sweets Some things never change. If you had a [...]

18 06, 2015

How to Choose Home Care in Pasadena for Your Senior Loved One

By | June 18th, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, Pasadena|0 Comments

You’ve decided that it is time. It is time to choose home care in Pasadena or wherever you live for your aging parent or loved one. This is a process that may be emotionally difficult, but will provide peace of mind once it is complete. After all, the end result is the safety and health [...]

16 06, 2015

How To Deal With Personality Changes In Seniors

By | June 16th, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, Senior companionship, Uncategorized, Westlake Village|0 Comments

Caring for an elderly parent is difficult for many reasons. Your roles have changed, for one. You’ve gone from being the child who sought their guidance to parenting your adult parent. If that’s not difficult enough, many seniors experience personality changes that result from medical conditions like having a stroke or a dementia related illness. [...]

11 06, 2015

Connect with Select Home Care Pasadena!

By | June 11th, 2015|Blog, Home Care Blog, In Home Care, Pasadena|0 Comments

Select Home Care Pasadena is the premier provider of in-home care for Pasadena seniors and those struggling with illness or disability. We provide comfortable and professional care for seniors, disabled loved ones, or any individual seeking assistance in their home. Our goal is to help Pasadena area seniors age safely at home. We want you [...]