How to Make Thanksgiving Easier for Your Seniors

Thanksgiving is a time for family and celebration. But when a member of your family requires elderly care and support, you might worry about whether they’re up to a big family event. At Independence, our experience as elderly care providers has helped us counsel our clients and their families about how they can make holidays, [...]

How to Make Thanksgiving Easier for Your Seniors2018-11-19T17:16:30+00:00

Sandwich Generation Caregivers: 5 Ways You Can Ease Back to School Season Stress

You may be part of the sandwich generation and not even know it. This group includes people over 40 who are both raising children and caring for an aging loved one, and includes nearly half of all women aged 45-64. These two roles can bring unique challenges as you’re pulled in many directions, balancing daily [...]

Sandwich Generation Caregivers: 5 Ways You Can Ease Back to School Season Stress2018-09-05T15:49:17+00:00

Quiz: How Is Your Life Balance When Caring for a Loved One?

When you take on the role of caring for a loved one, your life balance can shift as you adjust to being “on-call” 24/7 or take on another person’s health in addition to your own. This challenge to maintain a healthy balance impacts nearly 40 million American family caregivers. Are you finding the right balance? [...]

Quiz: How Is Your Life Balance When Caring for a Loved One?2018-04-11T15:40:27+00:00