Understanding the Stages of Alzheimer’s

By |2022-08-02T12:54:36-05:00August 4th, 2022|Categories: Dementia/Alzheimer's Disease|Tags: , |

Understanding the Stages of Alzheimer’s Your aging loved one just received a devastating diagnosis… Alzheimer’s disease. Now what? “For those who have never cared for a family member or friend with the disease, it can be overwhelming,” said Sierra Goetz, co-founder and operations manager at the HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN). “When my stepmom was diagnosed [...]

What is Sundowning and What Can You do About it?

By |2022-06-22T14:43:20-05:00June 20th, 2022|Categories: Dementia/Alzheimer's Disease|Tags: , , , |

What is Sundowning and What Can You do About it? If you’re caring for a loved with with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, you may have noticed an increase in confusion, anxiety or even aggression at the end of the day. This type of late day confusion is often referred to as sundowning. [...]

Fighting the Darkness of Alzheimer’s on the Longest Day

By |2022-06-22T14:46:36-05:00June 13th, 2022|Categories: Home Care|Tags: , , |

Fighting the Darkness of Alzheimer’s on the Longest Day The summer solstice - it’s the day with the most light… the longest day.  On June 21st, people from around the world will mark the occasion by shining a light on Alzheimer’s - honoring those living with the disease and their caregivers, for whom every day [...]

The Promise of a Better Tomorrow

By |2022-06-22T14:48:15-05:00June 9th, 2022|Categories: Home Care, Senior Living and Home Care Events|Tags: , , |

The Promise of a Better Tomorrow When Mark and Sierra Goetz founded the HomeCare Advocacy Network (HCAN), they did so with a vision of arming today’s spectrum of caregivers with hope, high-impact resources and the promise of a better tomorrow.  One way they’re doing that is through HCAN’s new Family and Friends Dementia Education class [...]

New Book Helps Families Navigate the Senior Care Journey

By |2021-05-24T13:02:27-05:00May 20th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episode now: Six years ago, businessman Ben Rao got his wake-up call. “My stepfather started to get very sick,” he said. “The first thought was, we don’t want to move him into a long-term care community. We tried to keep him home the best we could. [...]

Dive Into the Data with Greg Elsberry

By |2021-04-21T15:35:22-05:00March 17th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episode now: Greg Elsberry, Vice President of Business Development for Cole Information, is an expert when it comes to data and marketing strategies. Greg has been working with Cole Information for five and a half years but prior to that, he spent his time in the [...]

Planning for the Unknown with Jim Christensen

By |2021-04-21T15:35:39-05:00March 3rd, 2021|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episodes now: Jim Christensen, an expert in the life insurance industry, runs an agency whose focus is on financial planning, retirement, and planning for unknown events in life. Jim is the definition of a ‘true Nebraskan', having grown up in Omaha, he always loved the environment [...]

A Unique Approach – A Thought-Provoking Conversation with Rachael Wonderlin

By |2021-04-21T15:35:46-05:00February 24th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|Tags: , , , , , |

Listen to the HomeCare Hub podcast episodes now: Rachael Wonderlin, a published author and dementia care expert, is beyond knowledgeable in the dementia care world. Rachael runs a company, Dementia by Day, which provides content to help others learn more about dementia care. She begins her journey with roots just outside of [...]