NJ Home Health Care Client Bill of Rights

Home Care Bill of Rights & Responsibilities As a consumer of our NJ home care services, you have the right to: 1) Receive considerate and respectful care in your home at all times; have your property treated with respect; and receive service free of discrimination. 2) Participate in the development of your plan of care, […]

Senior Home Care Preparation For New Jersey Families

elderly NJ man resting on his cane

One constant about home care is that it’s usually not something New Jersey families prepare for. All too often, the crisis is already waiting at the door. And while there may have long been an understanding that an elderly loved one may eventually require home care, it’s always been viewed as something that could be […]

Elder Abuse More Common Than Thought

New Jersey Home Care News Joan and her mother always had a difficult relationship, dating back to when she was a teenager. Yet, following the death of her father, Joan felt she had no choice but to invite her mother to live with her and her family. After all, her mother lived nearly 90 minutes […]

Walking Seniors Improve Their Health

New Jersey senior couple walking

New Jersey Home Health Care News Walking is an excellent and easy way to exercise, particularly for aging senior loved ones. Walking offers: Improvement of cardiovascular function and possibly a reduction in the chances of having a heart attack Potential weight loss or weight control Reduction in blood pressure An aid in the prevention and […]

New Jersey Caregivers Spotlight – Meet Shanta Foreman

We are pleased to present Shanta Foreman.  She is a NJ Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) with 17 years experience working in facilities like Nursing Homes, Hospitals, Assisted Living and Private Duty Home Care. She is available for assignment through Expert Home Care. [vcex_button url=”https://www.experthomecare.com/contact-us/” title=”Learn More About Shanta” style=”flat” align=”center” color=”red” size=”medium” target=”self” rel=”none”]Inquire […]

When Is It Time For Home Care? Look For These Signs

Hands of Elderly Woman in NJ

New Jersey Home Care News & Tips A home health aide can be an important help to both an elderly parent and their adult children. Unfortunately, many people wait longer than they should before choosing to bring a home health aide into an aging loved one’s home. Whether it’s for fear of “rocking the boat” […]

Ways to Get Exercise for Seniors

For the elderly it is often very difficult to get the recommended amount of exercise. Although it depends on certain restrictions such as age and limitations due to past injuries, it is recommended that seniors get 150 minutes of exercise per week. That can be broken down into 20 minutes a day for 7 days […]