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Summer cruises for Los Altos seniors receiving dementia care

Summer cruises for Los Altos seniors receiving dementia care

Oh yes, oh yes, summer travel season is here! Adventures are waiting to happen as kids enjoy the time away from school and parents relish long evenings walking on the beach. But families aren’t the only ones who can have fun traveling. Seniors love travel too! Just because your Los Altos senior has memory struggles and is receiving dementia care, doesn’t mean that he or she can’t experience the joys of traveling.

Red light...stop! Home care transportation solutions for Los Altos seniors

Red light…stop! Home care transportation solutions for Los Altos seniors

One of the greatest fears aging parents have is the fear of becoming isolated. And, losing the ability to drive will contribute to that isolated feeling. As your parents age, they will feel less included in mainstream activities such as birthdays or dinners with friends. That’s because they move more slowly and can be less ambitious than younger generations around them. Thankfully, NuevaCare’s home care team can help seniors stay safe while still getting involved in the local Los Altos community.

Diabetes care in Los Altos: Encouraging the lost art of letter writing

Diabetes care in Los Altos: Encouraging the lost art of letter writing

There’s always a bit of anticipation when going to the mailbox to check and see what you’ve gotten for the day. True, the stacks of bills and junk mail aren’t enjoyable, but sometimes you’ll get a letter or card from a dear friend. These days, getting a hand-written note is pretty uncommon. But Los Altos seniors receiving diabetes care can make a difference by writing and sending notes!

Dementia care and building financial trust with Los Altos seniors

Dementia care and building financial trust with Los Altos seniors

If you’re a parent, you know your children at their best and their worst. You’ve listened to tearful stories, rejoiced in happy moments and worried, worried, worried. But just because you know your kids doesn’t mean that you trust them…especially with your finances. Your aging parent may feel this way too. Here’s some tips on how to discuss the money topic with Los Altos seniors in need of dementia care assistance.

Diabetes Care tips for traveling with Los Altos seniors

Diabetes Care tips for traveling with Los Altos seniors

It’s summer, which means that you’ve probably either been on a family vacation or are planning one! Traveling offers new, exciting experiences and is usually greatly anticipated by all. If you’re traveling with your Los Altos senior and he or she is receiving diabetes care, you’ll want to use the packing tips below to ensure the best care for your loved one.