Halifax and South Shore (Change Location)

Latest News for the Family Caregiver

​​Learn more about Home Instead® and our latest news, research and initiatives.

corporate news article page desktop
Skip section navigation
act of kindness detail page ready to care desktop 3
Feb 29, 2024
1 in 5 Americans Notice Decline in Loved One Over Holidays
Untitled design 5
Feb 20, 2024
Owners of Home Instead Calgary Awarded Franchisees of the Year by International Franchise Association
IMG 2352
Nov 16, 2023
Be a Santa to a Senior Brings Joy to Older Adults in Halifax
Care Pro helping aging adult
Feb 09, 2024
Home Instead Extends Hiring in North America
holidays senior
Dec 20, 2023
Creating a Safe Home for Older Adults this Holiday Season
corporate resource article page desktop 1
Nov 27, 2023
9 Things to Consider After a Hospital Discharge
Jenny 2
Nov 06, 2023
Home Instead Gerontologist Featured in MarketWatch
corporate resource article page desktop
Aug 28, 2023
Home Safety Checklist: Making Home Safer for Aging Adults
Home Instead Recognized As Leader In Franchising
Mar 09, 2023
Home Instead Recognized as Leader in Franchising
FT Zor Awards 2023
Feb 27, 2023
Home Instead Named 2023 Best Buy in Exclusive Franchise Times Ranking
corporate resource article page desktop
Dec 15, 2022
10 Senior-Friendly Holiday Tips
2022 Home Instead Regional Care Professionals of the Year
Nov 18, 2022
Home Instead Names 5 Regional Care Professionals of the Year
Ba a Santa to a Senior
Nov 17, 2022
Be a Santa to a Senior
corporate resource article page desktop
Sep 19, 2022
Medical Conditions That Put the Brakes on Driving
grocerydelivery
Jul 20, 2022
Give65 Fundraising Event Will Distribute $1 Million to Aging Adults in Need
Gentleman delivering sack lunch to older man
Jul 10, 2022
Annual Give65 Fundraising Event for Older Adults July 12-15
Dementia blog photo
May 18, 2022
What Is Dementia?
Untitled design 81
Jan 26, 2022
Top 10 UnRetirement Benefits
Senior Man smiling.
Nov 29, 2021
Home Instead Charities Participates in #GivingTuesday
Senior man receiving holiday present from BASTAS volunteer.
Nov 22, 2021
Home Instead and Amazon Business Deliver Joy to Older Adults this Holiday Season
reduce fall risks
Nov 03, 2021
Simple Ways to Reduce Fall Risks for Older Adults
Corporate Resource Article Page Desktop
Oct 20, 2021
Seniors and Diabetes: What You Need to Know
arthritus
Oct 02, 2021
Tips for Managing Arthritis in Older Adults
Untitled design 68
Aug 13, 2021
6 Easy, At-Home Exercises to Reduce Senior Fall Risk
Home Instead and Honor
Aug 06, 2021
Honor Acquires Home Instead to Transform Care Experience for Caregivers and Older Adults
piccc
Aug 03, 2021
5 Questions to Ask Before Getting a Senior a Pet
Happy Senior
Jul 28, 2021
Give65 Raises Record $720,000 in Annual Fundraiser
Caregiver and senior woman smiling over coffee
Jul 06, 2021
Care Crisis Looming – Global Report Reveals the Monumental Challenge to Caring for Aging Population
corporate resource article page desktop
May 28, 2021
Minimize Late Day Confusion
Senior looking at letter
May 24, 2021
Providing Companionship for Older Adults: Become a Pen Pal
Senior using his phone
May 22, 2021
Long-Distance Caregiving
Lady in pool
May 22, 2021
Enjoy Summer Weather Safely
corporate resource article page desktop
May 21, 2021
Self-Care Tips for Family Caregivers
articles Safe at Home1
May 07, 2021
Should I Stay or Should I Go?
salad large
May 07, 2021
5 Ways to Keep Isolation from Ruining a Senior's Appetite
Bill Glover North American CAREGiver of the Year
Apr 28, 2021
South Carolina Man Named Home Instead 2021 North American CAREGiver of the Year
Delivery Man putting package in truck
Apr 02, 2021
Home Instead Joins Forces with Amazon Care and Other Healthcare Leaders to Create 'Moving Health Home'
Medication reminders
Mar 29, 2021
Help Your Senior Loved One Manage Their Medications Safely
planning
Mar 04, 2021
How to Start Long-term Care Planning for Seniors
Fremont shoot 22
Mar 01, 2021
Covid-19 One Year Later: Silver Linings and Older Adults
Lynette 2
Feb 26, 2021
Meet Lynette
woman delivering flowers
Feb 15, 2021
Five Random Acts of Kindness for Older Adults
Caregiver helping a client walk
Feb 03, 2021
5 Ways to Prevent Senior Hospitalizations
Caregiver smiling
Jan 20, 2021
Careers in Caregiving and the Benefits of Caring for Older Adults
Senior in a santa hat
Jan 08, 2021
Be a Santa to a Senior Program Delivers 130,000 Gifts to Isolated Seniors
Home Instead Logo with senior
Jan 06, 2021
Home Instead Introduces New Brand and Campaign
Caregiver helping client walk
Dec 29, 2020
New Year, New You: Practicing Active Aging in 2023
Caregiver and Client
Dec 29, 2020
5 Ways to Keep Isolation from Ruining a Senior’s Appetite
corporate resource article page desktop
Dec 18, 2020
5 Signs an Aging Adult is Experiencing Loneliness
Childern looking talking with grandpa on a tablet
Dec 18, 2020
5 Ways to Safely Celebrate Holidays with Older Loved Ones
25398688 1679440968814519 706491759977462095 n 1
Dec 18, 2020
Halifax Home Care Business Brightens a Challenging Holiday Season for Older Adults
Gift being presented to a senior
Nov 30, 2020
Giving Back in Your Community this Holiday Season
Veteran sitting at table
Nov 11, 2020
Franchise Industry Sees Veteran Ownership and Hiring Grow
Older man and caregiver smiling
Nov 11, 2020
Helping Seniors is Who We Are – and Who We’ll Always Be
Family Caregiver in Crisis
Nov 11, 2020
Coping with Loneliness, Isolation and Covid-19 – an online survey
Jim Hood The President Home Instead Inc.
Oct 02, 2020
Jim Hood Promoted to President of Home Instead, Inc.
Home Instead co-founders Paul and Lori Hogan
Oct 01, 2020
Senior-Related Causes to Get Boost from Home Instead Fundraising Challenge
Jisella Dolan Home Instead Global Chief Advocacy Officer
Sep 25, 2020
Home Instead Global Chief Advocacy Officer Appointed to RAISE Family Caregiving Advisory Council
Senior man and son on a farm pet horse over fence
Sep 25, 2020
Home Instead Proud to Support National Institute on Ageing Policy Series in Canada
Home Instead Caregiver wearing mask helps senior man walking down stairs at home
Sep 25, 2020
Home Instead Proud to Support Milken Institute Groundbreaking Report on Alzheimer’s Disease or Other Dementias
HISC Caregiver and senior man laugh while sitting on couch at home.
Sep 25, 2020
Home Instead Announces 2020 CAREGiver of the Year
Nice old people holding hands
Sep 25, 2020
Nearly Half of Working Caregivers Suffer Career Setbacks
MHC Day1LeadImages 1440x810 FINAL
Feb 27, 2024
Home Instead Gerontologist Featured in McKnight's
Untitled design 2
Oct 07, 2023
Home Instead Expert Featured in Fox News
WEB 112A1060
Sep 20, 2023
Home Instead Gerontologist Featured in Reader's Digest
Dr. Lakelyn Eichenberger
Jul 07, 2023
Home Instead Gerontologist Featured in Forbes Health
LongevityTalk
May 16, 2023
Podcast Features Home Instead’s Dolan, Meals on Wheels Partnership
CFA B2
Mar 17, 2023
Home Instead Franchise Owner Featured in CFA for Giving Back
Market Watch Logo
Mar 16, 2023
Home Instead Chief Advocacy Officer Featured in MarketWatch
Lakelyn Eichenberger
Feb 06, 2023
Home Instead Gerontologist Featured on Health Power Podcast
WSJ Logo
Jan 25, 2023
Caregiver Turnover Strains Households
marketwatch-logo
Jan 10, 2023
Home Instead Gerontologist Featured in MarketWatch
Gerontologist Dr. Lakelyn Eichenberger
Nov 10, 2022
Gerontologist Dr. Lakelyn Eichenberger Appears on Dr. Phil Show
Daughter and Dad
Oct 27, 2022
Home Instead’s Dolan featured in Wall Street Journal Article on Eldercare Benefits
Multigen family at dinner
Oct 11, 2022
Toronto Sun Highlights Home Instead Research on “Sandwich Generation”
Professional caregiver at home with older couple
May 13, 2022
Home Instead CEO and Care Professional Discuss UnRetirement Trend on CNBC
CFA Franchisees’ Choice logo
Apr 12, 2022
Home Instead Receives Franchisees’ Choice Designation From the Canadian Franchise Association for 12th Consecutive Year
Home Instead Caregiver Bill Glover receives the 2021 Mid-Atlantic Caregiver of the Year award.
Jan 31, 2022
Generations: Home Instead Caregiver Bill Glover Redefines Retirement
Lakelyn Hogan on Dr Phil show
Dec 03, 2021
Gerontologist Lakelyn Hogan Appears on Dr. Phil Show
usat Story
Oct 19, 2021
How social isolation during the pandemic took a toll on older adults living with dementia
Fortune’s Most Powerful Women
Oct 14, 2021
Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Member: Global Advocacy Officer Jisella Dolan
Senior woman cooks meal with caregiver
Sep 29, 2021
Companionship Diet Featured in Yahoo News
Dr Oz
Sep 21, 2021
Gerontologist Dr. Lakelyn Hogan Appears on The Dr. Oz Show
Kathy at front door seeing CAREGiver and senior putting flowers in vase 28
Sep 21, 2021
Forbes Health Interviews Gerontologist Dr. Lakelyn Hogan About Respite Care
two women working on a puzzle
May 04, 2021
Gerontologist Lakelyn Hogan shares Aging in Place tips with Health.com
Group of Nurses
Oct 06, 2020
Home Instead Senior Care and The NLN Foundation Recognize Recipients of Geriatric Nursing Scholarship
home instead gerontologist lakelyn hogan appears on dr phil
Sep 25, 2020
Home Instead Gerontologist Lakelyn Hogan Appears on Dr. Phil
Group of seniors and family caregivers smile and pose
Sep 25, 2020
Lakelyn Hogan Promotes the Social Movement ‘Ready To Care’ on Hallmark’s Home & Family