Services for Senior Loved Ones – No Matter Where They Call Home

By |2021-02-24T14:53:03-05:00February 22nd, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , |

You moved mom into a senior living community, so she can get the care she needs… but is she getting ALL the care she needs? Whether independent living or assisted living… our senior living partners deliver exceptional service to their residents. There are times, however, when some residents may need a little extra attention [...]

Exercise Shouldn’t Take a Winter Break

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00February 17th, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Between COVID-19 and wicked winter weather, it’s often difficult for older people to get the exercise they need - but, now more than ever, it’s important to keep your senior moving. Regular exercise can help your aging loved one: Lose a few pounds or maintain a healthy weight Reduce the impact of illness and [...]

Leadership Lessons – A Discussion With Purpose Driven Leader, Mike Frank

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00February 15th, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episodes now: Part 1: Part 2: When Mike Frank reflects on his career, he fights the urge to discuss his excitement of the future over his past accomplishments, this is the mark of a true leader. Wisdom is defined by some as a “skill [...]

Don’t Let the Pandemic Put You Out of Business

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00February 3rd, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Cost of the Pandemic From additional personal protective equipment and cleaning supplies to staffing and overtime… the cost of doing business during the pandemic could put many senior living providers out of business. A recent survey conducted by the American Health Care Association / National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) showed 56 percent [...]

The Home Care Advantage

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00January 29th, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , |

Admissions are down… expenses are up. The pandemic has taken a toll on the senior living industry - forcing many providers to take a hard look at their current operations and rethink the way they do business - especially when it comes to in-home services. In a recent article in Home HealthCare News, Harvard [...]

HomeCare Hub Podcast: Mark Goetz, President and CEO of The HomeCare Advocacy Network

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00January 26th, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episode now: Mark and Sierra created HCAN from a desire to share and connect cultures within entrepreneurs, aging services leaders and HCAN. The desire to democratize the home services franchised model of care and provide a business format that allows for others to succeed not only [...]

Caregiving and the Caregiving “Shortage” with Aaron Blight

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00January 25th, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , |

Caregiving and the Caregiving “Shortage” with Aaron Blight Dr. Aaron Blight, author of “When Caregiving Calls: Guidance As You Care for a Parent, Spouse or Aging Relative” Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episode now: You are not alone. Caregivers experience burden when they are involved with care activities that are inconsistent [...]

Senior Living and the Coronavirus Response with Patrice Thabault

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00January 22nd, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , |

Senior Living and the Coronavirus Response Eye on Experience with HCAN Corporate Trainer - Patrice Thabault Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episode now: Patrice Thabault has always known how to overcome. Brought up in New England and an avid Pats fan in a big family, she has always been a fighter. [...]

Five Reasons Why You Should Become a Caregiver

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00January 20th, 2021|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , |

Are you looking for a flexible schedule that will allow you to be home with your children before and after school or take your aging loved ones to doctor’s appointments? Do you need a part-time job while finishing your education? Are you a retired professional looking for a meaningful way to give back to [...]

Looking Back with Pride… Looking Ahead with Optimism!

By |2021-02-24T14:53:04-05:00December 30th, 2020|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , , , , , |

A little more than a year ago, Sierra and I took a leap of faith and embarked on a new journey - founding the HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN). While we expected a few bumps in the road, we never dreamed we would be growing a business during a global pandemic. However, with the support [...]