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Caregiver Guilt and Long-Term Care homes: Sometimes Promises are not for keeping

Caregiver Guilt and Long-Term Care homes: Sometimes Promises are not for keeping

Posted Feb 12th, 2016 in Long-Term Care, Safety, Tips, Dementia

Loving someone may mean accepting that you cannot function as their Caregiver indefinitely, for everyone's safety

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Highlighting Elderpilot Tour Checklists #4: Resident Care is about Caring

Highlighting Elderpilot Tour Checklists #4: Resident Care is about Caring

Posted Feb 5th, 2016 in Long-Term Care, Safety, Tips

Providing Excellence in Care Provision is wonderful. Providing Excellence in Caring Provision is magnificent. Ann Chartier

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Highlighting Elderpilot Tour checklists #3: Is this a Family Friendly place, or will you trip on the welcome mat?

Highlighting Elderpilot Tour checklists #3: Is this a Family Friendly place, or will you trip on the welcome mat?

Posted Dec 2nd, 2015 in News, App Updates, Long-Term Care, Tips

Home is where you "hang your heart" with welcome arms, and room for all

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Highlighting Elder Pilot Tour Checklists. #2 Building Appearance

Highlighting Elder Pilot Tour Checklists. #2 Building Appearance

Posted Nov 18th, 2015 in Long-Term Care, Retirement, Tips

Is there evidence that “keeping up” the building, is given as much attention as “talking up” the building?

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Highlighting Elder Pilot Tour checklists. #1 Never underestimate the importance of Home Location

Highlighting Elder Pilot Tour checklists. #1 Never underestimate the importance of Home Location

Posted Nov 14th, 2015 in News, Long-Term Care, Retirement, Tips

Don't expect a yellow brick road to find your way home, you're not in Kansas anymore...

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Anxiety is not a light switch, neither controlled or ignited by conscious manipulation

Anxiety is not a light switch, neither controlled or ignited by conscious manipulation

Posted Oct 4th, 2015 in News, Tips, Dementia

Be advised, directing an anxious soul to remain calm, Is like harnessing the glisten of a random snowflake.

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Five Blogs, Five Caregiver Tips when a loved one has Dementia: #5 Long-Term planning

Five Blogs, Five Caregiver Tips when a loved one has Dementia: #5 Long-Term planning

Posted Sep 25th, 2015 in Long-Term Care, Retirement, Safety, Tips, Dementia

Understand that although at some point the light in their eyes may fade when you appear, it is because of circumstances beyond their control. But their light will always exist in those who choose to mirror its' reflection

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Five Blogs, Five Caregiver Tips when a loved one has Dementia: #4 Keep your Brain and Body Active

Five Blogs, Five Caregiver Tips when a loved one has Dementia: #4 Keep your Brain and Body Active

Posted Sep 21st, 2015 in Safety, Tips, Dementia

When a diagnosis of dementia enters your lives, it is not time to pull out the rocking chair, and sit out life. Rather it is time to become empowered as to healthy lifestyle choices, to enhance body, mind, and spirit.

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Five Blogs, Five Caregiver Tips when a loved one has Dementia: #3 Get Organized

Five Blogs, Five Caregiver Tips when a loved one has Dementia: #3 Get Organized

Posted Sep 15th, 2015 in Safety, Tips, Dementia

Don't wait for a rainy day to get organized...It may already be raining

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Five Blogs: Five Caregiver Tips when a loved one is living with Dementia. #2 Caregiver Self care, not Self doubt

Five Blogs: Five Caregiver Tips when a loved one is living with Dementia. #2 Caregiver Self care, not Self doubt

Posted Sep 10th, 2015 in Safety, Tips, Dementia

You are not seeking alone time to create distance, but rather seeking personal time to build caregiving capacity

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