Senior Care Advocates – People’s Choice Award 2021
The team at Senior Crossroads of Florida, Inc. would like to thank everyone who voted for us in the category of Senior Care Advocates.
Awarded Best Resource for the Disabled
Senior Crossroads of Florida has been awarded: Best Resource for the Disabled by Suncoast Senior C.A.R.E (Community, Access, Resources and Education)
Seniors Blue Book – Suncoast Senior Living Hour
Senior Crossroads Featured on WENG 98.1FM, 107.5FM & 1530AM
5 Things You May Not Know About Parkinson’s Disease
Many patients diagnosed with Parkinson’s are elderly, which is certainly concerning if you have aging in place relatives or friends. April is National Parkinson’s Awareness Month, which makes it the perfect time for you to learn more about the disease. Here are 5 Parkinson’s facts that you may not be aware of.
Why is “Social Distancing” So Important for Seniors?
Under ordinary circumstances, elderly individuals who live independently are encouraged to stay socially active because it provides them with many health benefits. However, Americans of all ages are currently at risk for being exposed to coronavirus, or “COVID-19”. For that reason, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have released preventative guidelines, including the practice of “social distancing”.
Why Proper Medicine Storage is Essential
Your elderly father lives alone, and the last few times you’ve been over to his house there were medicine bottles strewn all over the bathroom vanity. Not only is it unsafe, you’re pretty sure that some of dad’s meds have special storage requirements. But whenever you’ve tried to talk to him about implementing a better medicine storage system, dad just mumbles under his breath and walks away. What should you do?
Families and caregivers have a variety of concerns when it comes to their elders and disabled loved ones. Below are articles that explore topics to help you understand and learn the best ways to help.
- How to Plan on Moving Your Elderly Parents
- Kegel Exercises: What They Are and How to Do Them
- CDC Finds 200,000 Heart Disease and Stroke Deaths Could be Prevented.
- Living Well with a Disability
- Real Life Strategies for Dementia Caregiving
- What is a Care Manager
- 10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s
- What Caregivers Can Do to Take Care of Themselves.