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Caring Senior Service of Austin Blog

Providing senior in-home care tips and stories for everything related to senior care.

3 Traits Should That Great Senior Caregivers Must Have

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Jan 10, 2017 5:30:00 PM

Are you a senior who needs help around the house? Perhaps you don't have the option of getting family and friends to help. If you're considering hiring a caregiver, there's much to consider in choosing the right person. Not only will a suitable candidate have the appropriate training and knowledge, their qualifications will include fine personality traits. Consider just 3 that are vital.

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Must Read: Caregiving Books for Adult Children Caring for Aging Parents

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Apr 5, 2016 5:30:00 PM

Caregiving is often stressful and frustrating. With limited time available, caregivers may not be able to attend support groups or other common stress-relief outlets. Books are a good way to gain information and relieve anxiety. A caregiver can pick a book up when they have a spare minute. Reading can help ease the feeling of helplessness that often comes with caring for an aging parent.

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Three Solutions for Caregiver Management

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Mar 15, 2016 5:30:00 PM

Attempting to stay organized, complete all required tasks and manage stress is difficult when you are a caregiver. Here are three solutions for caregiver management to help you.

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Are You Prepared For These Five Caregiver Duties? Things to Consider

Posted by Ruby Cemental on Mar 1, 2016 5:30:00 PM

The decision to care for an aging parent yourself is one that is frequently based on emotions and love rather than an intellectual assessment of the demands you are taking on. For many people faced with such options, it's crucial that you go into caregiving armed with the resources you'll need to be effective. 

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