5 Activities to Keep Seniors with Dementia Busy and Happy

Elder Care in West Paterson NJ: Here are 5 suggestions for things to do that your loved one might find entertaining and that will also keep them from getting bored.

How Do You Help Without Impacting Your Mom’s Pride and Independence?

Whether her doctor said it’s time or you have noticed your mom letting personal care slide, it’s time. You can’t ignore that realize she needs help with grooming, bathing, and hygiene.

5 Unusual Symptoms Caused by MS

Elderly Care in Belleville NJ: Multiple sclerosis (MS) is one of those diseases with variable symptoms. They can come and go and one person’s experience with MS isn’t the same as the next person’s.

Protect Your Parent from Fraud Using These Tips

Caregivers in Bloomfield NJ: It’s hard to imagine that anyone would want to scam your elderly parent out of their money or try to steal their identity. However, older adults are actually a frequent target of scam artists.

Symptoms of Shingles in the Elderly

Senior Care in Little Falls NJ: Shingles is a type of viral infection. It causes one to develop a painful rash all over their body or in certain areas of the body.

105 Year Old Friend of ComForCare Kicks Off New Jersey Senior Olympics

The 13th Annual New Jersey Senior Olympics on September 7th was kicked off by a very special friend of ComForCare Fairfield.

Solving Sugar Cravings When Your Mom Has Alzheimer’s and is Drawn to Sweets

Elder Care in Essex Fells NJ: Stop struggling to get your parent to eat healthy foods that aren’t laden with added sugar. Here are some tips that work for family caregivers who are caring for a parent with Alzheimer’s.

LEARN HOW TECHNOLOGY CAN HELP—For Essex County Residents

United Way of Northern New Jersey Caregivers Coalition is offering a free in-home assessment by an Assistive Technology Specialist to help create a tailored plan to meet your and your family’s needs.

Caring for an Elderly Adult Who Develops an Ingrown Toenail

Ingrown toenails can be extremely painful. According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, ingrown toenails are the reason for 20% of all doctor visits related to foot problems. Although the nails of elderly adults grow at a slower rate than that of younger adults, elderly adults are more susceptible […]

Does Your Senior Have Too Much Clutter?

Elderly Care in Bloomfield NJ: Clutter can be a huge problem for your senior but it might be one she’s not interested in addressing.