Happy International Women’s Day!

“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.” – Maya Angelou Happy International Women’s Day! This day was established in 1911 to promote equal rights, including women’s suffrage. Today, we have many prominent women who have defied the odds and adversities of womanhood and are making a great name for themselves in […]

What’s on your plate?

Happy National Nutrition Month! The number one cause of death in American men and women of ethnic descent is heart disease. Every 34 seconds someone dies from cardiovascular disease. Eating a diet high in saturated fats, trans fats, and cholesterol has been linked to heart disease. This issue highlights the importance of nutritional education. In […]

Helping Your Loved One Recover from Cataract Surgery

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If your loved one is going to have cataract surgery, he is going to need a bit of help in the after-care and recovery. Cataract surgery itself is a fairly uncomplicated surgery that has great results with few complications. But those first weeks after surgery, especially the first one, have some important recovery guidelines that […]

January Caregiver of the Month

We are excited to award January, 2023 Caregiver of the Month recognition to Hadiyah McNair, CHHA. ‘Deedee’, as her clients fondly call her, is an excellent caregiver. She is highly praised by her clients. One client often calls to express how grateful she is to have Ms. McNair as her caregiver. Client stated, “she is […]

Six Ways Post-hospital Care Makes Transitioning Home Easier

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Any time that someone comes home from the hospital, there’s a level of transitioning that they will have to go through. For your senior, that might mean that she needs a little extra help coming home safely and easily. Post-hospital care can offer techniques and hands-on help that your senior needs in order to make […]

Keeping Up the Holiday Cheer

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The holiday seasons are times for gathering with family, friends and loved ones. You can feel the excitement from the chilly weather to the holiday decorations, but for some it is a time of loneliness. The holiday season brings to light the period of loneliness in seniors. There are some losses too that can impede […]

Our Month of Gratitude

In this season of giving thanks, we express our sincere gratitude to those we had the privilege of serving, and to those who helped us make all of it possible. Special thanks to our care team and staff. We appreciate all who went above and beyond what was expected and those who worked extra shifts […]

Caregiver of the Month – October 2022

We are pleased to recognize Roxana Flores as ‘Caregiver of the Month’ for the month of October, 2022. Roxana has demonstrated dedication and commitment to her work with her clients at Adult Alternative Home Care. She is highly praised and extremely well-spoken of by those she provides care for. She has established excellent rapport with […]

Alzheimer’s – Maintaining the Control Center

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While there are no definitive preventions for Alzheimer’s disease, studies have shown that everyone can take action against the disease by making certain lifestyle changes. What is Alzheimer’s? According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive, neurodegenerative disease that occurs when nerve cells in the brain die. It […]