We’re continuing our Thriving at Home series by discussing chronic conditions. These four conditions are most likely to cause a trip to the hospital.
This series will take an in-depth look at some of the topics discussed in the book: Thriving at Home: A Handbook for Preventing Hospital Stays. Learn how to keep your home as safe as possible and how to reduce health risks, both of which are key drivers for hospital admissions. You, your loved ones, and those in your continuum of care community can prevent hospital visits and stays with specific actions to take at home that will contribute to a healthier and happier life.
Our St. Petersburg location of Assisting Hands will be co-hosting the Connecting Caregivers Conference on November 2nd through the 4th! It’s a special, virtual event created with the goal to empower caregivers, ease their burdens, and help them find the joy in the journey through education, comfort, and support! The Caregivers Conference will be hosted by Linda Burhans, a national…
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Approximately 80% of U.S. adults over age 50 say they prefer to remain at home as they age, and in-home care can help that happen. See how and if it’s the right fit for you!
For veterans needing help with daily activities or are housebound, support is available that can provide care for them in their own homes. See how to get it!