Home Care

Hospital to Home – How a Professional Caregiver Can Aid in the Transition

By |2023-01-24T14:36:22-05:00January 19th, 2023|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Your aging mom is recovering from an unexpected surgery.  The hospital is ready to discharge her, but your dad is too frail to safely take care of her at home. You want to help… but you live more than an hour away, have a demanding job and a busy family - so, there’s no [...]

New Year. New Career

By |2023-01-11T11:45:00-05:00January 9th, 2023|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , |

Time for a Change? Are you happy with your current career path? Does your organization provide you with the support you need to be successful? Do you feel valued and appreciated? If you answered no to any of those questions, maybe it’s time for a change.  “We understand that in the current environment, people [...]

Ten Tips to Help Siblings Have Positive Caregiving Discussions

By |2022-12-30T10:21:02-05:00January 2nd, 2023|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Ten Tips to Help Siblings Have Positive Caregiving Discussions When you visited over the holidays, you noticed things weren’t quite right with your mom - there was spoiled food in the refrigerator, stacks of unopened mail, and stains on her usually very nice clothes. It’s clear to you that she needs a little extra [...]

When Should Your Senior Loved One Stop Driving?

By |2022-12-30T10:15:35-05:00December 29th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

When Should Your Senior Loved One Stop Driving? It’s one of the hardest things older people have to do - give up their car keys. “It’s one of the most difficult discussions that families will have with senior loved ones because they equate driving with independence,” said Mark Goetz, co-founder, and president of the [...]

Holiday Gift Ideas for Seniors – Copy

By |2022-12-06T12:00:24-05:00December 5th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Holiday Gift Ideas for Seniors Still searching for the perfect holiday gift for your senior loved ones? We know that coming up with holiday gift ideas for older people can be challenging - especially if they insist they don’t need anything. So, we’ve compiled a list of useful items that might help them with everyday [...]

To Our Caregivers – Thank You

By |2022-11-18T10:51:54-05:00November 17th, 2022|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , |

Elevate the Privilege of Caregiving At the HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN), we’re committed to elevating the privilege of caregiving - it’s one of our five core values.  “Our caregivers are amazing. They’re rock stars. They’re the heart and hands of our organization,” said Mark Goetz, co-founder and president of HCAN. “We’re beyond grateful for our [...]

Ten Ways to Honor Older Veterans This Veterans Day

By |2022-11-09T11:50:21-05:00November 3rd, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Ten Ways to Honor Older Veterans This Veterans Day Few people deserve our respect and gratitude more than the brave men and women who served in the military. At the HomeCare Advocacy Network, we’re proud and privileged to care for older veterans and their family members - giving them the care and support they need [...]

Family Caregiving Fast Facts

By |2022-11-09T11:55:09-05:00November 1st, 2022|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Family Caregiving Fast Facts Did you know… More than 34 million Americans have provided unpaid care for someone age 50 and older in the last 12 months. The majority of caregivers (82%) care for one other adult, while 15% care for 2 adults and 3% for 3 or more adults.  About 15.7 million family caregivers [...]

Seven Reasons to Consider a Home Care Career

By |2022-11-09T10:56:38-05:00October 24th, 2022|Categories: Home Care, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

Seven Reasons to Consider a Home Care Career What are you looking for in a career - flexibility, job security, opportunities for continuous learning, a chance to give back to your community?  A Career in Home Care If those benefits are on your wishlist, you should consider a career in professional caregiving. “More than 10,000 [...]

Ten Things You Should Know About Medicare

By |2022-10-13T17:28:00-05:00October 10th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , |

Ten Things You Should Know About Medicare You’ve received the mailings, seen the television ads and gotten advice from your sister’s, friend’s cousin… but what do you really know about Medicare and the benefits you’re eligible to receive? “People are inundated with information - this and that,” said Holly Klein Gillespie, president of HKG Insurance [...]

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