Assisting Hands was quick, efficient and friendly! We were in a bind when our mom suddenly fell ill and they were there to help through a very difficult time. I am so grateful for the help.
Communicating with a person living with dementia can be a frustrating experience. The symptoms of dementia cause the senior to have trouble finding words, or they may repeat sentences. Patience is key, and so is avoiding saying things that may confuse or distress someone with dementia. What is dementia? A progressive brain disease, dementia is not a normal part of…
Elder Care in Irving TX: Hearing the news that an elderly family member, perhaps your mother or father, has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s is most likely going to feel overwhelming at first. Here are a few things to know.
A friend and I were talking recently and she mentioned that she was exhausted from caring for her sister who just had surgery. My friend was stressing as she didn’t know about the surgery ahead of time and had to leave town for business. I said “Why didn’t you call me?” She said as her sister wasn’t elderly, she just didn’t make the connection.