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Here are some tips to keep your loved ones safe at home during fall. Clear walkways, good lighting, and removing rugs can help prevent falls. Use technology like medical alert devices and alarms, and consider hiring professional caregivers for companionship, personal care, and household help.
Read More Fall Comforts: Creating a Cozy and Safe Home Environment
Change is an inevitable part of life. Just as we all move from childhood into teenage years, teenage years into young adulthood, and young adulthood into midlife, we also will experience the transition to senior adulthood. This transition looks different for everyone, but for many aging adults it can be challenging to come to terms with the fact that they can’t do everything that they once could.
Read More Starting the Conversation About In-Home Care: Tips & Strategies for Families
Staying active and maintaining mobility is crucial for aging adults to maintain physical health and overall emotional well-being. Read our tips on strength training, balance practice, stretching, and endurance to promote your overall health and decrease the risk of disease.
Read More A Guide to Improving Mobility at an Old Age
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
At HomeSpark, we know that deciding to bring a caregiver into your home is an important decision that should not be taken lightly. Finding the right caregiver can be challenging, but the last thing you want to do is choose a home care agency that doesn’t meet your loved one’s needs.
Read More Choosing Home Care: Top Mistakes to Avoid
Providing care for an aging family member is not a simple task - no matter how much research and preparation you have done. Awareness of some of the most common home care mistakes will help you avoid them. At HomeSpark Care, we have compiled a list of them below.
Read More Top Home Care Mistakes to Avoid
At HomeSpark, we understand the importance of social connection and engagement while aging. As human beings, we thrive on community and connection - no matter our stage of life. For many aging adults, this can be a challenge as they discover they can no longer perform the daily activities they once could and tend to spend more time alone.
Read More How to Make Friends When Aging Alone
Being the primary caregiver for a family member can make “the most wonderful time of the year” feel more stressful than usual. At HomeSpark we put together some helpful tips below to help your holidays go more smoothly while providing care!
Read More Caregiving During the Holidays



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