Posts Tagged: Senior Care Houston TX

Home for the Holidays

It is that time of the year when family get-togethers are right around the corner and everyone is excited to see grandma and/or grandpa. Although grandma and grandpa may seem to being doing well for the limited you see them, do you really know how they are doing on the day-to-day basis, being home alone? Below are a few signs to look for that may indicate your senior loved one needs an extra hand at home: Does your loved one having ... Read more

Is It Time For In-Home Senior Care?

Do you have senior citizen parents or loved ones that live at home by themselves, but you truly know in your heart that they need extra support at home? Like most Americans that have senior citizens family members, this may be a thought that has run across your mind. Whether it was due to you witnessing them struggle during activities that they once did gracefully, like cooking dinner, cleaning, etc., or it was brought to your attention when an accident or ... Read more

Senior Events: June 2016

It is hard to believe that Memorial Day 2016 has come and gone and we have officially entered into the Summer months! Houston gets to endure some especially warm temperatures during this time and we at New Frontier Home Care know it can be easy to slip into a routine of staying inside to keep cool. However, we want to encourage everyone to get out and enjoy all the events and activities that the great city of Houston has to offer! New ... Read more

Senior Activities in Houston

As Director of Client & Family Services at New Frontier Home Care, I ¬†hear this concern a lot: "I don't want my parent(s) just sitting at home, alone, watching TV all day". As we age, I am a firm believer in the statement, "If you don't use it, you lose it". New Frontier encourages all of our clients who are able to get out of the house and get involved in activities and events available throughout the city of Houston. Below, ... Read more

In-Home Senior Care for Mom and Dad

Are you and your family watching mom and dad age with the thought in the back of your head that they will soon need support at home with daily living activities? Well rest assured, you are not the only ones. Millions of Americans across the country with elder parents are going through the same thought process and all have similar questions. Should we put mom or dad in an assisted living facility? Should one of us move back home? How will ... 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

How Can I Help with This Transition for my Senior Parent? Here are a few ideas you can try.

Platitudes and Better Things to Support a Loved One through the Senior Care Transition in Houston, TX By the time Stacy accepted the fact that she needed some type of senior care, it had become painfully obvious to herself and everyone around her. For a long time she had refused to even consider the option of hiring senior health care services. When she finally agreed to it, she relied on a senior care referral service to help her find the right caregiver. She ... Read more