If you’ve been wondering how you can get more involved in the senior caregiving community, you’ve come to the right place. While many seniors encounter a wide variety of challenges on a daily basis, the four listed here are some of the most common. NursePartners shares some resources to keep handy as you help seniors in your community.
Daily Tasks and Errands
Seniors aging in place often need help around the house so they can live comfortably and safely.
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Turn Your Service Into a Business
Seniors are at serious risk of isolation, so engage with them and get them out of their homes.
Importance of Companionship
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Why Community-Based Exercise Is Best for Older Adults
Unsafe Living Conditions
Help a senior modify their home for aging in place or move to a more senior-friendly space.
Stay at Home Longer with Home Modifications
Best Home Security Systems for Seniors
Take Steps to Help Prevent Falls Around the Home
6 Tips for Seniors Wanting to Sell Their Home
Use a Proceeds Calculator to Help Them Determine The Sale Price of Their Home
There are many things you can do to help older adults thrive in their golden years. This is especially helpful during the pandemic. Learning more about their challenges and helping them with the issues listed here is a great place to start. However, if you want to invest in the senior caregiving village long-term, be sure to do research and figure out other ways you can help.
Article contributed by Donna Erickson.