April 5, 2019

Caregiver Friendly Business Practices

The Daughters in the WorkplaceSM public education program was created by Home Instead Senior Care® to bring attention to the special challenges faced by working family caregivers of […]
July 30, 2014
Home Instead Baton Rouge Sandwich Generation

Sandwich Generation Resources

What the heck is the Sandwich Generation?  According to the Pew Research Center, currently just over 1 of every 8 Americans aged 40 to 60 is […]
April 23, 2014
caregiver distress Home Instead Baton Rouge

Caregiver Distress Signals

Caregiver distress? As a family caregiver, you have to come to terms with the fact that there is never enough time.  Never enough money.  Frustration can […]
January 28, 2014

Six sleeping problem solutions for seniors

“Sleepless in Seattle” has a whole new meaning now as fevered Seahawk fans anticipate their team’s Big Game.  Football fans there as well as in Denver […]
January 8, 2014
Cold Weather in Baton Rouge

Weathering Alzheimer’s Disease–What Winter Storms Can Teach Us

The coldest temperatures in twenty years have most of the country talking about the weather right now.  Here at the Baton Rouge Home Instead Senior Care […]
January 3, 2014
Santa to Senior Program

Thanks, Santas! Be a Santa to a Senior Makes Christmas Merrier for Seniors in Baton Rouge

Anticipation does not end with childhood.  One need not be a child to have childlike joy!  And there’s nothing childish about it.  Two weeks ago I […]
December 30, 2013
Stress Free Seniors

Here’s to Less Stress in the New Year

For years, I thought of losing weight every January. I subscribed to health magazines, bought exercise videos, new water bottles, and flattering fitness clothing. I would […]
December 23, 2013
Senior say not to gifts

Will Gift Giving Contribute to More Problems?

This time of year, many people are scrambling for gifts, wrapping paper, ribbon, and most of all, ideas.  As a family caregiver, have you thought about […]
December 20, 2013

Share Understanding with Books about Alzheimer’s

When a grandparent has developed dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, it can be overwhelming to think about how to tell the little ones.  Sad news is hard […]
December 16, 2013
Resources for Baton Rouge Family Caregivers

Support Resources for Family Caregivers

One of the biggest needs of family caregivers is to have support.  Where do you turn when you have questions, when you need to vent, when […]