Summer & Hot Weather Safety for the Elderly

Summer & Hot Weather Safety for the Elderly

As temperatures soar, it’s vital to take extra precautions to protect older adults from the dangers of extreme heat. Seniors are particularly susceptible to heat-related illnesses due to factors like chronic health conditions and medications that can impair the body’s ability to regulate temperature. At Genuine Global Care, we’re dedicated to helping you and your…

Happy Older Americans Month

Happy Older Americans Month

Older Americans Month, observed every May, is a special time set aside to recognize and celebrate the invaluable contributions of our senior citizens. Established in 1963, it originated from a meeting between President John F. Kennedy and the National Council of Senior Citizens, highlighting the need to appreciate and address the concerns of older Americans….

How to Prevent Falls for Elderly Loved Ones

How to Prevent Falls for Elderly Loved Ones

When discussing how to prevent falls for elderly loves ones, we must understand that falls are a leading cause of injury and hospitalization for seniors. This subject is of paramount importance as fall prevention can mean preservation of life for your elderly parents, relatives, friends, or other senior colleagues. According to the Centers for Disease…

Home Care Services for Navigating Post-Hospitalization

Home Care Services for Navigating Post-Hospitalization

The journey from hospitalization back to the comfort of one’s home can be a challenging transition, especially for seniors and individuals with disabilities. The critical period following a hospital stay requires specialized care and attention, and this is where home care services play a pivotal role. In this blog post, we will explore how home…

Respite Care: Preventing Family Caregiver Burnout

Respite Care: Preventing Family Caregiver Burnout

Caring for a family member is an act of love and devotion, but it comes with its share of challenges. Family caregivers often find themselves overwhelmed, emotionally drained, and in desperate need of a break. In such situations, in-home respite care emerges as a lifeline, offering much-needed relief and support. In this blog post, we…

Senior-Friendly Thanksgiving Activities for Families

Senior-Friendly Thanksgiving Activities for Families

Thanksgiving is a time for families to come together and express gratitude for the blessings in their lives. It’s a holiday filled with traditions, delicious food, and quality time spent with loved ones. For seniors, Thanksgiving can be an especially meaningful occasion, as it offers an opportunity to connect with family members and create lasting…

A Guide to Caring for Your Loved One Living With Dementia

A Guide to Caring for Your Loved One Living With Dementia

Dementia, a condition marked by cognitive decline, not only affects individuals but reverberates through the lives of their families. At Genuine Global Care, we recognize the challenges families face when caring for a loved one with dementia. This guide is designed to empower you with knowledge, practical advice, and emotional support as you navigate this…

10 Indicators that Elderly Care is Now Needed for Your Parents

10 Indicators that Elderly Care is Now Needed for Your Parents

Caring for aging parents is a natural part of life, but recognizing the signs that your loved one needs professional elderly care can be challenging. It’s essential to be aware of these signs to ensure your parent’s well-being and safety. In this article, we will discuss various indicators that might suggest that it’s time to…

Genuine Global Care Earns BBB Accreditation

Genuine Global Care Earns BBB Accreditation

At Genuine Global Care, we are thrilled to announce a new milestone in our journey to provide exceptional home care services to our community. We are now officially accredited by the Better Business Bureau (BBB), a recognition that reflects our unwavering commitment to excellence and integrity as a home care service provider Why BBB Accreditation…

What are Activities of Daily Living (ADLs): A Guide for Families

What are Activities of Daily Living (ADLs): A Guide for Families

As our loved ones age, their ability to perform everyday tasks becomes a crucial factor in maintaining their quality of life. Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) serve as a vital indicator of their functional independence and well-being. In this article, we explore the importance of ADLs in senior care and provide insights to help you…