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  1. Jan
    15
    January 15, 2018

    It may be instinctive to put others’ needs before your own, but it can be destructive without regular breaks. To be the best caregiver you can be, it is vital that you take time for yourself and beat burnout.   Read the full article.

  2. Dec
    27
    December 27, 2017

    A senior mother and her daughter relish the comforts of home and routine after a busy day   Read the full article.

  3. Dec
    21
    December 21, 2017

    Falling down is no fun at any age. When you are older, bruises and aches can hinder an elderly person’s sense of independence. Even with all precautions taken, falls can happen at any time when they least expect it.   Read the full article.

  4. Dec
    13
    December 13, 2017

    Elizabeth shares the many blessings she’s thankful for, and how each enhance her life as a senior caregiver.   Read the full article.

  5. Dec
    08
    December 08, 2017

    Holidays are synonymous with sumptuous meals and people stray from their regular routine and healthy eating habits during the festive season because it is so hard to keep up. When you are caring for a senior, there are additional health considerations.   Read the full article.

  6. Nov
    29
    November 29, 2017

    Elizabeth shares the many blessings she’s thankful for, and how each enhance her life as a senior caregiver.   Read the full article.

  7. Nov
    24
    November 24, 2017

    At Home Instead Senior Care Edmonton, we understand the health needs of your elderly family members. We help them to continue living life as independently as possible, including assisting with fixing healthy meals.   Read the full article.

  8. Nov
    15
    November 15, 2017

    A family caregiver talks about the uncertainties of everyday life while caring for a senior parent.   Read the full article.

  9. Nov
    07
    November 07, 2017

    Traveling can become very stressful. Adding the extra responsibilities of taking a trip with someone in the family who has dementia or Alzheimer’s disease quickly adds a whole new level of problems to work through.   Read the full article.

  10. Oct
    25
    October 25, 2017

    Planning and assistance help a family caregiver enjoy a respite from her caregiving responsibilities.   Read the full article.

  11. Oct
    24
    October 24, 2017

    Your parents may struggle with a sense of helplessness as they feel like they are losing hold over who they used to be. For some, to accept help is to admit they are vulnerable. For others, they may just be too stubborn to reach out for help.   Read the full article.

  12. Oct
    11
    October 11, 2017

    A family caregiver's love and patience helps diffuse moment of frustration for her senior mother.   Read the full article.

  13. Oct
    10
    October 10, 2017

    Sundown Syndrome is defined by the Mayo Clinic as “…a state of confusion occurring in the late afternoon and spanning into the night.” Sundowning is not a disease by itself, but it is a group of that can affect those suffering from dementia.   Read the full article.

  14. Oct
    04
    October 04, 2017

    Through this program, Home Instead is offering: knowledge of protected family leave rights. Conversation starters for caregivers and their employers. Health tips for family caregiving. Communication tips for employers. Signs caregiving employees need help   Read the full article.

  15. Jul
    12
    July 12, 2017

    A family caregiver tries to remain positive while caring for her declining mother.   Read the full article.

  16. Jun
    28
    June 28, 2017

    Small changes to a family caregiver's diet and exercise habits benefit her and her senior mother.   Read the full article.

  17. Jun
    14
    June 14, 2017

    Time away from her senior mother gives a family caregiver respite and an opportunity to reflect.   Read the full article.

  18. Jun
    02
    June 02, 2017

    A family caregiver finds focus and contentment while sharing a list of things she’s grateful for.   Read the full article.

  19. May
    18
    May 18, 2017

    The seemingly smallest caregiving issues can sometimes become the most stressful for family caregivers.   Read the full article.

  20. Apr
    25
    April 25, 2017

    With help from the family, a move to a new city is successful for a senior parent with dementia.   Read the full article.

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