Is it Forgetfulness or Dementia?

By |2022-04-14T08:24:58-05:00April 14th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

 Is it Forgetfulness or Dementia? Your mom routinely misplaces her glasses and sometimes forgets to pay a bill. Your dad has trouble remembering the names of his grandchildren and often snaps at them, which is out of character. Are they experiencing the normal forgetfulness that comes with aging or is it something more serious, like [...]

We’re Going Global!

By |2022-04-14T08:17:59-05:00April 12th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

We’re Going Global! When Mark and Sierra Goetz founded the HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN), they planned to, one day, take unique their franchise model beyond the borders of the United States.  That day has come. “We recently returned from London, where we participated in the International Franchise Show. We met with dozens of entrepreneurs and [...]

Seniors are Embracing Technology to Help with Day-to-Day Living

By |2022-04-08T13:33:58-05:00April 8th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Seniors are Embracing Technology to Help with Day-to-Day Living Does your senior loved one enjoy FaceTiming with the grandkids? Do they order groceries and refill prescriptions online? Do they check in with their physician via a computer instead of visiting an office? If so, they’re part of a growing group of seniors who are turning [...]

Keeping Seniors on Their Feet – 10 Ways to Prevent Falls in the Home

By |2022-04-06T15:16:21-05:00April 6th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Keeping Seniors on Their Feet - 10 Ways to Prevent Falls in the Home When it comes to falls, the odds are stacked against our aging loved ones. “According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one out of every four seniors will fall this year - it’s the number one cause of injuries [...]

Tudor Oaks Home Care Joins the HCAN Family

By |2022-03-30T08:21:59-05:00March 30th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Tudor Oaks Home Care Joins the HCAN Family There’s a new home care provider in Muskego, Wisconsin. Supported by the HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN), Tudor Oaks Home Care is now actively hiring caregivers and serving area families. “We’re thrilled to be working with the Tudor Oaks Home Care team,” said Mark Goetz, co-founder, and president [...]

Weathering the Storm – Helping Your Senior Stay Safe in Severe Weather

By |2022-03-22T10:03:50-05:00March 24th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Weathering the Storm - Helping Your Senior Stay Safe in Severe Weather As winter turns to spring, we start worrying less about ice and snow and more about severe weather. “Whether it’s damaging thunderstorms, flash flooding, or tornadoes, it’s important to prepare for whatever Mother Nature throws at us - especially if you have aging [...]

Do You Have Caregiver Burnout?

By |2022-03-22T12:15:15-05:00March 22nd, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Do You Have Caregiver Burnout? Are you feeling overwhelmed or worried? Have you lost interest in activities you used to enjoy? Are you sleeping too much or too little? “Caring for an aging loved one can be incredibly rewarding, but it can also be very challenging,” said Sierra Goetz, co-founder and operations manager at the [...]

Reshaping the Future of Senior Living

By |2022-03-22T09:51:54-05:00March 17th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Reshaping the Future of Senior Living When Teresa Steinfatt owned and operated a home care franchise, a significant portion of her business came from senior living providers. The HomeCare Advocacy Network is reshaping the future of senior living with high-quality care, and a priority of always putting you first. “When I owned my business, most [...]

When Should Your Senior Loved One Stop Driving?

By |2022-03-16T10:41:39-05:00March 16th, 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 HomeCare [...]

Healthy Eating Tips for Seniors

By |2022-03-07T13:11:26-05:00March 7th, 2022|Categories: Franchise, Global, Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Healthy Eating Tips for Seniors What’s on your mom’s menu today?  Is she getting a healthy dose of fruits, vegetables, and protein or is she making do with a peanut butter sandwich and a bottle of Ensure? “Many seniors struggle to maintain a healthy diet. It’s something we see a lot - especially if they [...]