What is a Geriatric Social Worker?

What Does a Geratric Social Worker Do? When people think about social workers, the image of someone helping children immediately comes to mind. Social workers, however, can fulfill multiple roles that extend far beyond children. Some deal specifically with the elderly...

What is Ability360?

Ability360, formally known as Arizona Bridge to Independent Living (ABIL) is Arizona’s largest center for independent living. Ability360 is dedicated to people with disabilities, advocating for an independent lifestyle. Their programs are made to teach...

NextAlert Medical Alert Systems

Are you looking for medical alert systems? There is a new site that offers the NextAlert which are no fee medical alert systems. Simply press the emergency button to be connected to an operator just like the ones you pay a monthly fee for. We recommend NextAlert for...

Residential Care Homes Arizona

Residential Care Homes in Arizona [insert_php]if ( function_exists( 'yoast_breadcrumb' ) ) { yoast_breadcrumb(); }[/insert_php] Arizona Residential Care Homes Find the Perfect Local Care Provider Finding Arizona Residential Care Homes Residential care homes are a...

Dementia and Alzheimer’s Care

Caring for Someone with Dementia or Alzheimer’s: Professional or unpaid, caring for someone with dementia can become both frustrating and stressful. Dementia is a general term describing a person’s decline in mental ability. It is not a specific illness,...

Group Homes for Young People

As you can imagine, young people looking for care homes often have a hard time finding the right fit. The main problem is that the majority of group homes are aimed at senior citizens. Most communities don't have a whole lot of young people, but rather...

Assisted Living in the Phoenix Area

Many seniors are interested in senior living as well as assisted living around the Phoenix metropolitan areas. When beginning your search there are many things to consider. Being able to accommodate the level of care is very important. If your loved one...

In-home Care vs. Assisted Living

In-home Care vs. Assisted Living As Baby Boomers age, it is expected that the population of older Americans will increase dramatically in the next twenty years. With age comes less independence and for many people, a need for either in-home care or an...

The Rise of Alzheimer’s

The Developed World and Alzheimer's Ever since the rise of Alzheimer’s disease within the past 50 years, scientists have been trying to figure out what caused this explosion. Before the early 1900s the disease was either not recorded or simply nonexistent....