Live-In Caregiving As The New Alternative

Live-In Caregiving As The New Alternative Sheila knows firsthand the pressures of caring for an aging parent. The Michigan resident and her three brothers have been caring for their mother, Marlene, who has been diagnosed with dementia. Sheila, who is 60 years old, did not want her last name used in an interview. Sheila and … Continue reading “Live-In Caregiving As The New Alternative”

Senior With Ailments Finds FCP Live-In Home Care to Be The Right Choice

Senior With Ailments Finds FCP Live-In Home Care to Be The Right Choice Peter and Carol Smith had lived independently in their home in Westford, Massachusetts for years. But Peter, 82, began having multiple health challenges and problems with his mobility that made it difficult for him to take care of himself. Carol tried as … Continue reading “Senior With Ailments Finds FCP Live-In Home Care to Be The Right Choice”

2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Connecticut Corporate Partnership Opportunities

2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Connecticut Corporate Partnership Opportunities When you partner with the Alzheimer’s Association, you help to mobilize, educate and innovate an end to this deadly disease. As a corporate partner, your involvement can be customized to help achieve your brand’s goals and business objectives, while helping move the mission of the Alzheimer’s … Continue reading “2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Connecticut Corporate Partnership Opportunities”

“Happy Holidays” from FCP Live-In!

LiveInHomeCare.com “Happy Holidays” From FCP Live-In! We would like to wish everyone a happy and safe holiday season! May health, hope, and peace during this holiday season find their way into our homes and hearts! Please have a happy, safe, and careful holiday season! Be safe, happy, and well this holiday season, from everyone at FCP Live-In! … Continue reading ““Happy Holidays” from FCP Live-In!”

“Happy Thanksgiving” From FCP Live-In!

LiveInHomeCare.com “Happy Thanksgiving” From FCP Live-In! We would like to wish everyone a happy and safe Thanksgiving!  Even though we may not be able to have everyone we love and care about around our Thanksgiving Day table this year, we can still have them in our hearts! Please have a safe and careful Thanksgiving! Be safe, be happy, … Continue reading ““Happy Thanksgiving” From FCP Live-In!”

Business Brief: Sampson named director of nursing

Susan Sampson named director of nursing at FCP Live-In, a full-service home care agency specializing in live-in home care Posted at 11:26 AM Updated at 11:26 AM FCP Live-In, a full-service home care agency specializing in live-in home care, named Susan Sampson as its director of nursing. The new position is part of the expansion … Continue reading “Business Brief: Sampson named director of nursing”

New laws add stiffer penalties to those charged with elderly abuse

New laws add stiffer penalties to those charged with elderly abuse As the number of elder abuse reports increase, elected officials nationwide are taking action to protect seniors from physical harm and elderly financial exploitation. State authorities have been tightening up elder abuse laws and creating more penalties for crimes against older adults. Tennessee, for … Continue reading “New laws add stiffer penalties to those charged with elderly abuse”

Why Background checks are important when hiring a caregiver

Why Background checks are important when hiring a caregiver In time, older adults and the people who care for them each day develop a relationship of trust. Unfortunately, some caregivers betray that trust and cause physical, emotional, and financial harm to older adults. Maintaining the safety and security of older adults is one of the … Continue reading “Why Background checks are important when hiring a caregiver”

Live-In Caregiver Care In-Depth

Live-In Care In-Depth: What it is and how it works… Young people aren’t the only ones who want independence. A growing number of studies have found that older adults want to maintain their independence as they age and stay in their homes as long as possible. The number of seniors needing to use paid long-term … Continue reading “Live-In Caregiver Care In-Depth”