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To you, it's about finding trustworthy care for your aging loved one.

To us, it's about providing the highest-quality in-home care services to fit you and your family's needs. Devoted to providing the highest quality in home senior care, Alzheimer’s & dementia care, companionship and more.

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👋 Meet Bianca, this week’s outstanding Care Professional.

🏆 She is receiving a for going above and beyond with clients and co-workers.

❤️Bianca from Home Instead in Vancouver, BC, Canada, truly embraces the spirit of Home Instead and is committed to bringing the highest level of care to her clients.

💪 She is always willing to help and does not shy away from working on challenging cases.

🤗 Bianca is reliable and always leaves a positive impression with co-workers and clients.

👏 THANK YOU for all you do for older adults in your community!

👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

Caregiver Turnover Strains Households 01/26/2023

Caregiver Turnover Strains Households

Since the pandemic, the increased need for has created a shortage. Our chief advocacy officer Jisella Dolan shares with The Wall Street Journal how our platform can help curb this by improving the care experience for both families and Care Professionals alike.

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Caregiver Turnover Strains Households The supply of home health aides isn’t meeting growing demand as America ages and many people prefer to stay out of facilities. One woman has had seven different caregivers over the past six months.

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Home Instead Care Professionals are full of love and compassion for what they do and for whom they care. Thank you.❤️

Sister André — the world's oldest person — has died at 118. She drank a glass of wine every day and credited her long life to working until she was 108. 01/22/2023

Sister André — the world's oldest person — has died at 118. She drank a glass of wine every day and credited her long life to working until she was 108.

Living through two world wars, two pandemics, Sister André shared her longevity tips. Her secrets? Work as long as you can (she did until 108!) and drink a glass of wine every day. What a beautiful life she led.

Sister André — the world's oldest person — has died at 118. She drank a glass of wine every day and credited her long life to working until she was 108. Sister André, a French nun who survived two world wars, the 1918 influenza pandemic, and then a COVID-19 infection in 2021, also loved chocolate.

01/21/2023

2022 Top 5 #CaregiverChats

Our 2022 featured many amazing caregiving experts and we answered a lot of good questions answered.

👇 Our very own Dr. Lakelyn Eichenberger shares her top 5 chats from 2022 (with a little bonus at the end).

The video also includes links to go back and view all of these videos and return to them whenever you want.

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👋 Meet Lillian, this week’s outstanding Care Professional.

🏆 She is receiving a for going above and beyond with clients and co-workers.

❤️ Lillian from Home Instead in Sudbury, ON, Canada, is thoughtful and caring with her clients.

💕 She is cognitive of the fact that her actions could have a direct impact on clients and always puts their interests first.

😷 Lillian makes sure she has full personal protective equipment (PPE) on at every visit to ensure client safety and that no germs or illnesses are transferred.

🤗 Co-workers describe Lillian as giving and “a wonderful human being.”

👏 THANK YOU for all you do for older adults in your community!

👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

7 Tips to Keep Older Adults Safe This Winter 01/18/2023

7 Tips to Keep Older Adults Safe This Winter

Make sure aging loved ones and family caregivers are prepared for severe winter weather with these 4 tips:

▶️ Sign up for weather alerts sent to your smartphone (and other family members' phones)
▶️ Check that medications are filled for the next few days
▶️ Stock the cupboards with non-perishables and
▶️ Gather winter clothing and blankets

Be aware of emergency resources: local plans for emergency alerts, evacuation, and shelter resources available in your loved one’s community. Use the local Eldercare Locator to find help and recommendations for your region.


https://www.homeinstead.com/care-resources/wellness-lifestyle/tips-keep-older-adults-safe-winter/

7 Tips to Keep Older Adults Safe This Winter Tips to avoid falls, keep warm and prepare aging adults for winter weather.

5 Healthy Aging Resolutions for Older Adults and Caregivers 01/18/2023

5 Healthy Aging Resolutions for Older Adults and Caregivers

Planning for the future and setting new goals can add excitement and provide a newfound purpose for older adults. Not sure where to begin? Start with one of these aging-friendly resolutions.

5 Healthy Aging Resolutions for Older Adults and Caregivers Home Instead provides timely tips to help aging adults set healthy goals in the new year.

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Thank you, Dr. King for setting the example to make tomorrow better than today. Honor Dr. King by dedicating your day to serving others in need. Whether you deliver meals to seniors, make care packages for the homeless, or volunteer with an organization dear to your heart, thank you for lifting others up in your community.

Caregiving NOW! with Jisella Dolan 01/14/2023

Caregiving NOW! with Jisella Dolan

is a universal, shared human experience. It's time to improve the caregiving landscape and better support . This Penn Nursing Caregiving Now! podcast discusses how we can all empower .

Caregiving NOW! with Jisella Dolan Caregiving NOW is an initiative designed to address the immediate need to improve caregiving in the U.S. As a first step in this movement, we invite you to j...

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👋 Meet Alexis, this week’s outstanding Care Professional.

🏆 She is receiving a for going above and beyond with clients and co-workers.

❤️Alexis from Home Instead in Magnolia, TX, approaches each shift with each client as if she was looking after her own loved one.

💕 Co-workers use this Mother Teresa quote when describing Alexis as a Care Pro: "It's not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving."

Alexis is confident, responsible, pays attention to detail and engages with the clients to create an environment that promotes their well-being. 🤗

🙋‍♀‍The clients and their families always want Alexis to come back.

She also sets an example that other care professionals can look up to.

✍️When completing a shift that involves a team, her handover notes are detailed and thorough, and she is a great mentor to other caregivers.

👏 THANK YOU for all you do for older adults in your community!

👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

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Family caregivers have the chance to offer feedback to the National Alliance for Caregiving on issues surrounding the mental well-being of family caregivers. Share your thoughts: https://bit.ly/3GRCD7A. Your feedback remains anonymous will help inform policy and practice efforts to improve support for family caregivers. Think about the following:

✔️ What joys have you experienced as a caregiver?
✔️How are you feeling about being a caregiver?
✔️What challenges you have faced as a caregiver?
✔️What concerns do you have about providing care?

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January is . Glaucoma is a leading cause of and blindness in the U.S. and adults over age 60 are at higher risk. These free resources ➡️ https://bit.ly/3jzrLh9 may help you learn what to expect as you age and tips to protect your loved one’s senses and minimize the effects of .

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We all have great traits and skills. We just have to be brave enough to show our gifts to the world. Thanks to all the care professionals and family caregivers who show us their courage every day.❤️

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👋 Meet Magloire, this week’s outstanding Care Professional.

🏆 He is receiving a for going above and beyond with clients and co-workers.

❤️ Magloire from Home Instead Carrollton & Coppell TX is always cheerful and warms up a room with his presence.

💕 He has built trust with his client by consistently being on time to work and never missing a shift.

One word used to describe Magloire by co-workers is dedicated. 💪

⏰ He is always on time, works long hours if needed, and keeps a positive attitude.

✍️ He takes the lead by reporting any changes in his client and being attentive to his needs.

👏 THANK YOU for all you do for older adults in your community!

👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

01/04/2023

2022 Top 5 #CaregiverChats

This year in , we learned so much from so many amazing caregiving experts and got a lot of good questions answered.

👇 Our very own Dr. Lakelyn Eichenberger shares her top 5 chats from 2022 (with a little bonus at the end).

The video also includes links to go back and view all of these videos and return to them whenever you want.

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The new year brings new beginnings. What are your goals this year?

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Sending wishes to our entire Home Instead family for joy, fulfillment, and good health in the New Year!

12/31/2022

December 2022 Outstanding Care Professionals

👏For the month of December, we celebrate these Care Professionals who have gone above and beyond in their roles and lift them up with a Standing Ovation. Sending a huge Thank You to these incredible Care Pros for their dedication and service to older adults in their communities!
👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

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👋 Meet Patricia, this week’s outstanding Care Professional.

🏆 She is receiving a for going above and beyond with clients and co-workers.

❤️ Patricia from Home Instead in Verona, VA, is a true professional, always willing to fill in, no matter where the client may be.

💕 Patricia is sweet to co-workers and clients alike and gets along with everyone that she meets.

☀️ One of Patricia’s best traits is her adaptability, allowing her to go into any client’s home and make their day better.

🎉 Patricia does a fantastic job of meeting the clients where they are and tailoring care to their needs.

👏 THANK YOU for all you do for older adults in your community!

👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

12/28/2022

Our Biggest Moments of 2022

Since joining forces with Honor, has hit some exciting milestones all while providing millions of hours of care to older adults across the country. Here's a sampling of what the two brands accomplished in 2022 alone. Can't wait to see what we do in 2023!

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Take the time to reflect on 2022 - the good and the challenges. What have you learned that will carry you into 2023?

Processing Grief: Tips to Manage Emotions this Season 12/26/2022

Processing Grief: Tips to Manage Emotions this Season

The holidays often bring back memories of a lost spouse, sibling or friend, and that can be especially painful for older adults. Use these tips to help aging loved ones navigate those feelings and enjoy the time with those around them.


https://www.homeinstead.com/care-resources/wellness-lifestyle/processing-grief/

Processing Grief: Tips to Manage Emotions this Season Home Instead offers ways for family caregivers to help older adults cope with grief and loneliness.

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We're beyond grateful for our Care Professionals who are working today to make sure our aging clients are happy, safe and feeling loved. Your compassion and dedication are gifts beyond measure. Thank you.

12/24/2022

Happy Holidays!

Wishing our clients, Care Pros, and our entire Home Instead family a holiday filled with health and happiness!

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Dementia and tips to help make the holidays enjoyable for everyone gathering.

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👋 Meet Daryl, this week’s outstanding Care Professional.

🏆 He is receiving a for going above and beyond with clients and co-workers.

❤️Daryl from Home Instead in Springfield, IL, believes in the power of first impressions.

🤗He brings warmth and energy to every client meeting, allowing clients and families to feel at ease and trust him.

💕 Both co-workers and clients love to be around Daryl because of his charming personality.

🎉He has received positive feedback from every home he has worked in.

👏 THANK YOU for all you do for older adults in your community!

👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

Photos from Home Instead's post 12/22/2022

This week we wrapped and delivered holiday gifts to older adults in need as part of our annual program. 🎁 With the help of our franchise network, collectively delivered 75,000 gifts to lonely and isolated seniors across the country. What a tremendous way to this holiday season! 🎄

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Enjoy the big and small moments the holidays bring. Wishing you and yours a week of joy, happiness and good health.

Holiday Stress Busters for Family Caregivers 12/17/2022

Holiday Stress Busters for Family Caregivers

With the holidays fast approaching, use these stress busters to help avoid feeling overwhelmed and to find joy amid the crunch of last-minute shopping and planning.

Holiday Stress Busters for Family Caregivers Home Instead shares ways to help family caregivers reduce holiday stress.

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👋 Meet Manuela, this week’s outstanding Care Professional.

🏆 She is receiving a for going above and beyond with clients and co-workers.

❤️Manuela from Home Instead in Red Oak, TX, has provided more than 18,000 hours of care for countless beloved clients.

🎉She is celebrated for being a trusted care provider, resource and friend to clients and co-workers.

The client staff loves that Manuela is adaptable; they can place her with any client, regardless of the situation, and know that she has the skill level, confidence and creativity to handle it. 💪

🙋‍♀‍Whether finding creative ways to ensure personalized care is provided or coming up with activities to engage a dementia client, Manuela has been the Care Pro of choice for each client she has served in her eight years of service.

👏 THANK YOU for all you do for older adults in your community!

👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

12/14/2022

For some older adults, the holidays can heighten feelings of loneliness. Use these unique gift ideas to ensure aging loved ones feel included and connected this holiday.

7 Tips to Keep Older Adults Safe This Winter 12/13/2022

7 Tips to Keep Older Adults Safe This Winter

Severe winter weather is affecting much of the U.S., make sure aging loved ones and family caregivers are prepared with these tips:

▶️ Sign up for weather alerts sent to your smartphone (and other family members' phones)
▶️ Check that medications are filled for the next few days
▶️ Stock the cupboards with non-perishables and
▶️ Gather winter clothing and blankets

Be aware of emergency resources: local plans for emergency alerts, evacuation, and shelter resources available in your loved one’s community. Use the local Eldercare Locator to find help and recommendations for your region.

7 Tips to Keep Older Adults Safe This Winter Tips to avoid falls, keep warm and prepare aging adults for winter weather.

Timeline photos 12/12/2022

One of the greatest gifts in the experience is knowing that every day you are making a difference in the life of an aging adult.❤️

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👋 Meet Honey Mol, this week’s outstanding Care Professional.

🏆 She is receiving a for going above and beyond with clients and co-workers.

❤️Honey Mol from Home Instead in Richmond, BC, Canada, is known as a caring, passionate, and kind Care Pro.

She has so many great qualities that it’s hard to pinpoint just one. 🤔

🤗Her likeable personality and ability to adapt allow her to connect and work with any client.

📞Her office gets calls from clients stating how wonderful Honey Mol is and saying that they would like to have her as their ongoing Care Pro.

👏 THANK YOU for all you do for older adults in your community!

👉 Curious about a career: HomeInstead.com/careers.

10 Ways Seniors Can Stretch Their Dollars 12/07/2022

10 Ways Seniors Can Stretch Their Dollars

With holiday gifts to buy, meals to plan and the pinch of inflation, many people are feeling a strain on their budget. 👇 Check out these 10 ideas to make the most of your money if you're worried about your financial health or that of a loved one.

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10 Ways Seniors Can Stretch Their Dollars Seniors who are worried about running out of retirement savings and money can look for ways to make the most of their income.

Holiday Gift Donations for Senior Citizens through Be a Santa to a Senior 12/03/2022

Holiday Gift Donations for Senior Citizens through Be a Santa to a Senior

🎄 Tis the season for giving back. Find out how you can brighten a lonely senior's holidays by participating in our annual gift-giving 🎅 Be a Santa to a Senior program. ➡️ Find a local tree here: beasantatoasenior.com.

Holiday Gift Donations for Senior Citizens through Be a Santa to a Senior It's easy to brighten a local senior citizen's holiday by donating a gift through the Be a Santa to a Senior giving program.

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