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Importance of Overnight Care

Importance of Overnight Care

Having someone there to deal with issues that may arise overnight, or just to provide companionship and support can make a huge difference.

Can Post Surgical Care Improve Recovery Time?

Can Post Surgical Care Improve Recovery Time?

A lot of things just don’t function the way they use to. In many cases, surgery becomes the most effective or only option for treatment.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: 3 Tips to Help You Survive the Transition

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: 3 Tips to Help You Survive the Transition

More grandparents are taking on a second round of parenting with their grandchildren than ever before.

When the Caregiving Dynamic is Complicated

When the Caregiving Dynamic is Complicated

Caregiving for an ill parent is a common and difficult experience, and it can be made even harder when the ill parent also happens to have been abusive.

Aging Parents Remarrying

Aging Parents Remarrying

It is not uncommon for seniors to remarry after losing a spouse. In fact, over 50% of adults 55+ that lose a husband or wife will end up getting married again.

Who can Benefit from Retire-At-Home Care?

Who can Benefit from Retire-At-Home Care?

When you think of a professional home care agency like Retire-At-Home Services, you may think that it is only available for seniors? Guess again!

Don’t Just Talk About It: Dental Care For Seniors

Don’t Just Talk About It: Dental Care For Seniors

Oral health is linked our overall health so taking proper care of our teeth is more important than we may think!

Supporting Caregivers in their Home: A Conversation with Joan Benik

Supporting Caregivers in their Home: A Conversation with Joan Benik

Joan Benik, RN and Care Coordinator at Retire-At-Home Services Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge is passionate about supporting aging at home!

It Takes A Village to offer Greatness

It Takes A Village to offer Greatness

Retire-At-Home Services Waterloo Region is in the people business and having a strong PSW team that shows compassion is a value to their clients.

The Convenience of Adaptive Clothing for Seniors

The Convenience of Adaptive Clothing for Seniors

Adaptive garments are designed to help improve quality of life for seniors and their families on a daily basis, while maximizing independence.

Planning in Advance for a Hospital Discharge

Planning in Advance for a Hospital Discharge

A trip to the hospital can be a stressful time for patients and their families. They are not thinking of what happens when they go home.

Peace of Mind with Emergency Response Systems

Peace of Mind with Emergency Response Systems

Falls can be a tremendous concern for seniors living at home. Harm or damage resulting from a fall is the number one cause of injury for older adults in Canada.

A Company is as Strong as their Team

A Company is as Strong as their Team

Retire-At-Home Services Waterloo Region is in the people business and having a strong PSW team that shows compassion is a value to their clients.

Health Benefits of Laughter for Seniors Kitchener Waterloo Cambridge

Health Benefits of Laughter for Seniors Kitchener Waterloo Cambridge

Engaging in the act of laughing has the ability to add a little brightness and improve overall health in seniors. Laughter Can Keep You Healthy.

Ask the Expert: 4 Resources for Healthy Retirement Living

Ask the Expert: 4 Resources for Healthy Retirement Living

Ashley Fox, RPN and Community Outreach Coordinator at Retire at Home, has four amazing resources for healthy retirement living.

Ask the Expert: Retiring YOUR Way

Ask the Expert: Retiring YOUR Way

Ashley Fox, RPN and Community Outreach Coordinator at Retire-at-Home walks us through important considerations when preparing for retirement.

Hazards in Your Home? What to Look for to Avoid Slips and Falls as You Age!

Hazards in Your Home? What to Look for to Avoid Slips and Falls as You Age!

From bath mats to kitchen counters, everyday household items and chores can become a real hazard as we age.

Standing Up for Retired Persons: A Conversation with Ashley Fox

Standing Up for Retired Persons: A Conversation with Ashley Fox

Ashley Fox, RPN, LNC, and Community Outreach Coordinator at Retire-At-Home Services Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge is passionate about senior care!

Extra Care in Long Term Care Homes – Does Your Loved One Need It?

Extra Care in Long Term Care Homes – Does Your Loved One Need It?

Sometimes you or your loved one may require a bit of extra support while living in a Long Term Care Home. Here are five ways Retire-At-Home services can help!

5 Ways In-Home Care Can Help While You're On a Long Term Care Wait List

5 Ways In-Home Care Can Help While You're On a Long Term Care Wait List

Are you on the long term care waiting list? Here are the top 5 ways that home care by Retire-At-Home Services can help.

5 Reasons In-Home Nursing and Post-Retirement Professionals Are The Best Choice

5 Reasons In-Home Nursing and Post-Retirement Professionals Are The Best Choice

Are you or a loved one considering in-home post-retirement or nursing care? Our Retire-At-Home in-home care provider will be able to give you the best care!

How Do You Know if In-Home Nursing is Right for You?

How Do You Know if In-Home Nursing is Right for You?

Do you have questions about in-home nursing? Not sure if it’s the right fit for your lifestyle? There’s an easy way to find out…

The Benefits of In-Home Care Over a Nursing Home

The Benefits of In-Home Care Over a Nursing Home

When it comes to long-term care, you need to find the right balance of comfort and simplicity for your needs - and in-home care provides both!

Top 5 Benefits of Retiring at Home

Top 5 Benefits of Retiring at Home

Do you have a long-term care plan for your lifestyle post-retirement? We take you through the top 5 benefits of retiring (and staying!) at home.

Appreciating Our Parents and Grandparents – Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge

Appreciating Our Parents and Grandparents – Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge

Many of us have special relationships with our parents and have grown to appreciate deeply the ways in which our parents contribute to our children's lives.

Proper Nutrition is Important for Seniors’ Health, Kitchener-Waterloo,Cambridge

Proper Nutrition is Important for Seniors’ Health, Kitchener-Waterloo,Cambridge

Powering and fueling our bodies with the right kinds of nutrition by putting thought into the foods that we eat is integral for maintaining health and vitality.

Risks of High Blood Pressure for Seniors

Risks of High Blood Pressure for Seniors

It's never too late to make lifestyle changes that can reduce high blood pressure to improve overall health! Keep active and eat healthy foods.

Encouraging Seniors to Take Their Medication – Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge

Encouraging Seniors to Take Their Medication – Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge

Open discussion between seniors, their caregivers and health professionals can help to improve understanding and management of medications for better health.

The Importance of Hydration for Seniors’ Health – Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge

The Importance of Hydration for Seniors’ Health – Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge

Sufficient hydration is imperative for the body’s functioning, so seniors should be purposeful about finding ways to get enough water throughout the day.

Why Seniors Should Spend Time Outdoors in Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge

Why Seniors Should Spend Time Outdoors in Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge

The great outdoors can offer a whole host of benefits that can help seniors to feel better in mind, body, and soul.

Occupational Therapy for Seniors – Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge

Occupational Therapy for Seniors – Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge

Along with aging comes a diverse array of changes that impact our capacity to take part in everyday tasks in the same way that we did when we were younger.

Understanding Hoarding & Diogenes Syndrome in Seniors

Understanding Hoarding & Diogenes Syndrome in Seniors

Diogenes Syndrome, also known as Senile Squalor Syndrome, is a behavioural disorder that can affect many seniors.

Talking to Seniors about Personal Hygiene

Talking to Seniors about Personal Hygiene

Many factors can affect a senior's personal hygiene. Discussing this with them in a respectful and sensitive way can help them to make changes.

The Importance of Pet Therapy for Seniors

The Importance of Pet Therapy for Seniors

Pet Therapy contributes to greater enjoyment and quality of life, lifts spirits and lowers blood pressure.

Potential Benefits of Acupuncture for Seniors

Potential Benefits of Acupuncture for Seniors

Acupuncture is an alternative form of medicine that has the potential to help seniors better manage their overall health.

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