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A home should be a safe sanctuary of comfort and security. However, 60% of incidents of senior adult falls occur within the home. As aging adults lose their mobility, experience changes in vision and hearing, and lose balance due to medical conditions, the risk of falls and injury increases.
Read More How to Create a Safe Environment for Aging Loved Ones
Discover the value of professional in-home care for seniors with HomeSpark. Our services promote independence, combat loneliness, assist with daily tasks, offer respite care, and alleviate caregiver burnout.
Read More Providing the Best Care: Understanding the Importance of In-Home Senior Caretakers
Quality caregiving communication involves thorough health understanding, question preparation, and note-taking during medical visits. In-home care services from HomeSpark support routine doctor's visits, transportation, medication management, and overall well-being!
Read More Taking Your Parents to the Doctor, Made Easy
Summer is in full swing and temperatures are climbing across the state of Texas. Not only is this unpleasant and uncomfortable, it is dangerous - especially for the population of elderly that call this state home. Older adults have a decreased ability to adapt to changes in body temperature, making them more susceptible to heat stroke. 
Read More Stay Cool & Cared For: How In-Home Senior Care Services Beat the Texas Summer Heat
The threat of fire is very dangerous for many aging adults. Fortunately, there are preventative steps you can take to keep your loved one in in-home care safe. We share our fire safety tips for caregivers and what to do in the event of a fire.
Read More Fire Safety Tips for Caregivers
Falls are the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries for people over 65 and there is nothing more challenging than worrying about the health and well-being of your aging family member. At HomeSpark, keeping your loved ones safe is our top priority. Here are steps you can take to reduce the risk of falls by your loved ones and assessing the safety of your home.
Read More Home Safety Assessment



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