Immigration Policies Cause Upheaval in the Home Care Industry for Patients and Workers

As the population ages, the need for caregivers is growing, but more restrictive immigration policies such as those being promoted by the Trump administration could have a negative impact on a caregiving industry that is already facing workforce shortages. The impact of this crisis in Maine came with the recent announcement that Home Care for Maine in Farmingdale […]

How to Choose the Right Home Care Provider

Aging in place is the goal; wanting to stay in our homes as long as possible is the most quintessential decision one can make. One of the hardest choices to make is selecting the appropriate in-home provider for your loved one and yourself. There are many criteria from which to choose. The first would be […]

Are You a Working Caregiver Looking for some Tax Relief for Day Care?

Day Care is one of the biggest expenses a parent can face. However, this scenario also applies to children with a dependent parent also known as Adult Day Care. Children with parents who have conditions such as Alzheimer’s or other forms of Dementia are saddled with the responsibility of finding a safe and trustworthy place […]

The Importance of Planning for Long Term Care

No one wants to think so far ahead to when they may need assistance later in life. The need for long-term care planning is more important than ever because people are living longer. The high cost of care coupled with the possible absence of family members available to provide the type of care needed means […]