One-fifth of caregivers take 6 months or longer to choose a senior housing option for a loved one, poll findsSeptember 17, 2014
A significant number of people take six months or longer to choose a senior care or housing option for a loved one, recently released survey results showed.
Reputation.com and Caring.com have reached an agreement to share information. Reputation.com will now pull Caring.com's reviews into its Reputation for Business product, a cloud-based platform that allows owners and operators to see feedback from consumers.
Last spring, I wrote about why senior care reviews are here to stay. I outlined how they are important for senior care providers and made some suggestions on ways you could join the conversation. Since then, more senior care review sites have been launched and families have posted tens of thousands of new reviews.
Caring.com announced its 10 "Caring Champion" award winners yesterday, which included caregivers who work in assisted living facilities and Continuing Care Retirement Communities.
A gardening program (or horticulture therapy) gives seniors an opportunity to beautify the environment around them and engage in a beloved hobby — or take up a hobby they've always wanted to try.