December 15, 2014
Senior Holiday Check-In Checklist

Senior Holiday Check-In Checklist

Don’t just be there. BE THERE.  Family gatherings are at the heart of most people’s holiday traditions.  We may arrive wearing that distinctive reindeer sweater Mee […]
September 19, 2014
Aging parents refuse help Baton Rouge Senior Care

Tips for When Aging Parents Refuse Help

When aging parents refuse help, adult children’s frustration boils over. “My parents absolutely refuse help!  Why are they so hard-headed?” “Why does my father always say […]
August 19, 2014
Baton Rouge Home Instead The 40-70 Rule

The 40-70 Rule Talking with Aging Parents

The 40-70 Rule?  It’s a concept to help adult children have “the talk” with their parents about difficult choices they will encounter as they age. The […]
June 13, 2014
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Hurricane Preparedness for Seniors

Hurricane preparedness for seniors here in southern Louisiana is critical.  Of course being ready for hurricane season is important for anyone living in this part of […]
June 6, 2014
Making home safer for seniors Home Instead Senior Care

Making Home Safer for Seniors

Making home safer for seniors is a major concern.  Of course folks typically want to remain in their homes as they age. But what would you […]
February 14, 2014
Long Marriages Home Instead Baton Rouge

Long Marriages: Staying Together Forever

Ever wonder about the idiom, “falling in love?”  Not an especially inviting word picture, especially for someone like me who frets about breaking something if I […]
January 28, 2014
Cold Weather in Baton Rouge

Cold Weather Warning BrIngs Potential Danger: Three Steps for Seniors to Stay Safe

  Baton Rouge is flirting again with unfamiliar dangerous winter weather, so Home Instead Senior Care encourages seniors and their loved ones to brush up on cold weather […]
January 15, 2014

Salute to Senior Service Honors Volunteers

Home Instead’s Winning Idea   Salute to Senior Service recognizes the continuing impact seniors have on the world around them.  Last year, over 100,000 votes were cast […]
May 31, 2011

What Can You Do to Prevent Your Loved One from Having a Stroke?

  Each year in the United States, approximately 700,000 individuals experience a sudden loss of blood flow to the brain, otherwise known as a stroke. These […]
May 9, 2011

It’s Time to Get Out and Enjoy the Sunshine!

Spring has arrived in Baton Rouge! Warm temperatures, sunshine, and green leaves are here, but the full brunt of summer heat and humidity aren’t, making the […]