Caregivers Houston TX

Halloween Safety Tricks & Treats

For most, Halloween brings back fond memories of pumpkin carving, dressing up as our favorite character and going door to door collecting endless amounts of candy. Many seniors enjoy reminiscing these past times while handing out candy to the costumed children from their neighborhood. However, for those seniors suffering from Dementia, Alzheimer’s or other physical limitations, Halloween can instill negative feelings and fear which can contribute to negative behaviors leading up to and on the evening itself. On top of the negative ... Read more

What is a CNA?

Searching for the right care for your loved one(s) can be overwhelming. There are a multitude of types of care, ranging from in-home services to live-in facilities, as well as a wide range of medical terminology that may be foreign to you. As the Director of Client and Family Services for New Frontier Home Care, when I am speaking to families, I get asked this specific question a lot: "What is a CNA?". CNA stands for Certified Nursing Assistant. In order to ... Read more

Staff Spotlight : Pamela Soileau, R.N.

New Frontier Home Care would like to take a moment to shine the spotlight on our staff Registered Nurse, Pamela Soileau. While having an RN on staff is not a requirement for a non-medical home care agency like New Frontier, bringing Pam onto our team has made an amazing impact on our care plan development for our clients and the level of training we are able to provide our caregivers. She is an irreplaceable asset for New Frontier and has so ... Read more

What is a Caregiver?

Caregivers have many roles and these roles can evolve as the patient’s needs change during a care period. Caregivers serve as home health aides and companions. They may help feed, dress and bathe the patient. Caregivers arrange schedules, manage activities of daily living and provide transportation. A caregiver can have a huge influence – both positive and negative – on how a patient deals with their situation. Their encouragement can help the patient stick with a demanding treatment plan and take other steps ... Read more

Support for Caregivers

Taking on the responsibility of caring for an aging parent, spouse or loved one is both a rewarding and stressful task. Being a family caregiver can also be one of the most thankless jobs a person can take on. While most of the focus lies on the aging and/or sick individual, the caregiver is often thought of second, not only by other loved ones, but also by themselves. We at New Frontier Home Care want you to know you are not alone! ... Read more

New Frontier Home Care has the Best Caregivers in The Greater Houston Area

Home care agencies across the country rave about how they have the best care givers in the industry but repeatedly fail to answer the question, "Why are their caregivers the best?". Here at New Frontier Home Care we don't just say we have the best caregivers in Texas, we back it up. Our caregivers receive the best on-going training and support that money can buy, because to us, insuring your loved one is always in great hands is our top priority.   Pam ... Read more

How Can You Start Making Memories with Your Loved Ones?

Caregiver’s Ideas in Houston, TX – Your Grandmother’s Applesauce What are the things you remember as a child from your grandparent’s house? Was it the smell of pies cooking or the potful of homemade applesauce? Was it grandpa scurrying around with tools to fix something or grandma asking for help to peel potatoes? You are very blessed if you have good memories about grandparents. These kinds of memories help shape who you are and what your background and heritage are. Memories yesterday and ... Read more