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Questions to Ask When Hiring a Caregiver

Hiring a caregiver for your elderly relatives is an important decision. You need to be sure that you are hiring someone who will genuinely care for your loved one, who is qualified and experienced, and who will not be neglectful or abusive. It can be hard to judge who meets…

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Spotting Emotional Abuse of Elders

As awful as it sounds, physical abuse is easier to identify and treat than some of the more insidious and hidden types of abuse that can be heaped on helpless elders. With emotional or other types of psychological abuse, not only are no visible effects like bruises or broken bones…

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Hiring In-Home Caregivers for Seniors

For seniors who wish to remain in their own homes or live with other family members, there may come a point where they need help. Hiring a professional to assist them may become necessary. But how can you find the right professional? How do you know what questions to ask?…

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Tips When Looking for an Elder Abuse Lawyer

In the unfortunate event you need a Long Beach Elder Abuse lawyer, here are some helpful tips to consider before hiring an attorney: Experience – Does the lawyer have experience in Elder Abuse law? This area of law is complicated and requires significant experience. Nursing homes are subject to hundreds…

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Tips to prevent Elder Abuse and Neglect

Even after you’ve picked the right nursing home or residential care facility for your loved one, you must still take steps to prevent elder abuse and neglect. Here are some tips to do just that: Visit at different times of the day and on different days of the week if…

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Tips on how to choose the best nursing home for your loved one.

Picking the right nursing home for a loved one is stressful. Here are some tips that will help you make an informed decision and choose the right facility. Write out a list of questions and concerns before arriving. You want to ask about resident activities, resident outings, how many residents…

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