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For seniors looking to age in place rather than move to a retirement home non-medical home care can help make it possible.  Family caregivers work hard to keep their loved ones from requiring assisted living or nursing home care. But the truth of the matter is that it is often necessary for family caregivers to be able to maintain jobs, provide for their own families, and even take a break now and then to tend to social and personal needs. Non-medical services can range from housekeeping and personal grooming assistance to meal preparation, help with eating, companionship, and caregiver respite.  Finding the right provider for your loved one is critical and working with an agency can help you find someone with the right qualifications while also ensuring coverage if your caregiver is ill or wants to take a vacation. Home care agencies provide the proper background checks and criminal background.

At The Eldercare Channel of Longview, Washington, we want to help make your search for an in home care provider goes smoothly.  To the right, you will find that we offer a comprehensive directory of providers and agencies in our area, thanks to our video host Nancy Verhei of Elder Options.  We also offer information and resources designed to help make this and many other senior decisions easier. Elder Options provides free consultations on the phone or in our offices to help families plan how to approach a family member if they are hesitating looking for help. They can also help families find caregivers through agencies or hiring privately.


Longview Home Care Articles

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Caregiver Careers in SW Washington

Today’s topic is going to be on the wonderful world of caregiving. In fact, I have so much information, I’ve divided it into three different…

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Home Care for Seniors in Southwest Washington

Today’s topic is home care or home care services and it’s very close to my heart because I ran a home care service agency for…

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Safety Monitors - Longview Washington

Safety Monitors for Seniors in Longview and Vancouver   I’m very excited to have with me a special guest from Safe@Home, of Western Washington and…

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Is Mom Okay? How to Tell and What to Do!

Our experience is oftentimes an adult son or daughter talks with their senior age parent on the phone and are reassured that, “Everything is fine!”…

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Why Choose Home Care? It Can Change Everything for the Better

Does This Describe Your Situation? “My Mom is 85 years old. She likes living in her own home which she has lived in for 60…