Edwin Hayden, Owner, No Place Like Homecare Branford CT

No Place Like Homecare of Branford, CT provides home care services for seniors and their families.

Can You Handle being a Caregiver or Do You Need Home Care Services in Westbrook, CT?

A month ago, Helen told her father that she would be more than happy to help care for him when he was released from the hospital. This was shortly after the stroke that left him with limited use of the left side of his body and difficult communicating. She felt guilty that she hadn’t been […]

How to Reduce the Risk of Falls when You’re a Caregiver in Madison, CT

Being a caregiver for an elderly person is a great responsibility. One of the most common causes of injuries and even accidental deaths among seniors in their home are falls. Even if you were never told that it’s your responsibility to focus on reducing the risk of falls in the home, take it as yours. […]

Proper Elder Care at Home for the ALS Patient in Clinton, CT

ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis), more commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is diagnosed in more than 5,500 people throughout the United States each year. While the majority of patients who are diagnosed with this disease survive about 2 to 5 years with it, there are steps that can be taken to help improve the […]

Coordinating All Types of Senior Care for a Loved One in Old Saybrook, CT

There are many different types of senior care available for all types of people and patients. Being able to understand all of the various forms of care, the different jobs that people have, and coordinating it all so that the elderly patient gets the best overall care can be challenging. If you are responsible, or have […]

Numerous Health Benefits of Pet Ownership – Branford, CT

This is a picture of Red, belonging to Ed Hayden, one of 9 puppies born to River, Ed’s labradoodle. Ed Hayden is the owner of “No Place Like Home Care” and has been breeding labradoodles for a while. River has just had her first litter of 9 puppies. More details of the puppies can be […]

4 Ways to Plan Financially for Home Care Services in Clinton, CT

If you haven’t taken the time to plan properly for home care services, there are probably a number of reasons why. First of all, if you’re in good health and you don’t foresee a need for in home health care services any time in the foreseeable future, then it’s easy to understand why you wouldn’t […]

Elderly Care in Madison, CT – The Changing Needs of Elders

As your elderly loved one continues to age, things will change. Just when you think you have it all figured out, you will have to start all over again. It’s a situation where you have to adapt to changes and you can’t always predict when they’ll happen. Caregiving for an elderly person has been sometimes […]

Unloading the Emotional Burden of Senior Care in Westbrook, CT

It’s frustrating. You just want to scream sometimes! How can this senior care that you offer to your mother be so hard? How could it be that no matter what you do, it doesn’t seem that it’s good enough for her? Why does she always have to make things so tough, especially when you’re just […]

The Basics of Elderly Care in Guilford, CT

The title here is pretty straightforward. Let’s get down to the basics of elderly care, the brass tacks, the bare bones. The core. If you have never provided any type of elderly care to another individual before, then you may not have any foundation upon which to draw. Being an elderly care provider is not […]

How to Know Your Loved One Isn’t being Abused: Senior Care Thoughts in Clinton, CT

Living hundreds, or even thousands, of miles away from a loved one can certainly be difficult. If it’s a parent who is now requiring senior care of some form or another, you want to be certain that he or she is getting to right level of care. You also want to be certain that there […]