Caregiver Resources

These must-read articles and critical checklists give you clarity, confidence, and up-to-the-minute information. Any time you have a question about taking care of the elderly at home, you’ll find the answers here.

Recent Articles

Understanding Dementia: A Dementia Care Guide for Caregivers

Navigating the journey of dementia care can be a challenging path, filled with uncertainties and moments that test the limits of our empathy and patience. Yet, it is a journey …

Understanding and Managing Sundowning Syndrome

Sundowning syndrome — a common condition affecting the elderly, particularly those with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia — is a phenomenon that presents a unique set of challenges …

The Latest Advancements in Assistive Technology for Seniors

Assistive technology for seniors enhances independence, safety, and social connections, incorporating devices like smart homes and wearables to improve quality of life and caregiving.

Communications

How to Choose the Best Captioned Phone

How to Choose the Best Caption Phone

Many older adults experience hearing loss that prevents them from enjoying phone conversations with friends and loved ones, making them feel more isolated and increasing their sense of loneliness. This …

memory keeping preserving family history

Memory Keeping to Preserve Your Family History

Our families are everything. But how quickly does time fly? So many birthdays, holidays, cherished moments quickly come and go over the years. We take photos and do our best …

The 6 Best Books about Caregiving

The Best Books About Caregiving

Are you looking for a book about caregiving? Here are six of the best caregiving books available today. Let us know which one is your favorite!

Financial and Legal Planning

How Rising Food Prices Affect Seniors

How Rising Food Prices Affect Seniors

Rising food prices affect seniors in many ways. Will your loved one have to choose between eating a healthy meal and filling a prescription?

How to Get Paid As a Family Caregiver

How to Get Paid as a Family Caregiver

According to the CDC, over one in five adults have provided care for friends or family members over the past 30 days. Of that number, one in three provides care …

Best Identity Theft Protection Services

Best Identity Theft Protection Services

Print It is time to protect yourself from identity theft. As we recently shared in an article, more than 33 percent of U.S. adults have experienced identity theft and more than …

Home Preparedness and Maintenance

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What are Stair Lifts?

What are stairlifts? And does your loved one need one? Read more about our stairlift recommendations and contact us today with any questions!

Best Stairlifts - Bruno Independent Living Aids

Stair Lift Installation

Everything you need to know! How stair lift installation works, how much installation costs, how to find a stair lift installer & more.

Best Stairlifts - Bruno Independent Living Aids

3 Important Stair Lift Options

Standard stair lifts help take the struggle out of climbing up and down stairs, but there are three popular power options worth considering that help make using a stair lift …

Medical

What's the difference between palliative care vs hospice?

What’s the Difference? Palliative Care vs Hospice

Has your loved one been recently diagnosed with a serious or life-threatening illness? Learn what palliative care and hospice have to offer.

What Is Incontinence

How is Incontinence Diagnosed?

Incontinence affects millions of Americans each year, learn more about incontinence and how to manage day to day.

What Is Incontinence

What is Incontinence?

Incontinence affects millions of Americans each year, learn more about incontinence and how to manage day to day.

New Care Technologies

The Latest Advancements in Assistive Technology for Seniors

Assistive technology for seniors enhances independence, safety, and social connections, incorporating devices like smart homes and wearables to improve quality of life and caregiving.

GPS Trackers for Seniors

GPS Trackers for Seniors

There are pros and cons regarding gps trackers for seniors. Read about geolocation tools for the elderly and how they benefit your loved ones.

How to Choose the Best Captioned Phone

How to Choose the Best Caption Phone

Many older adults experience hearing loss that prevents them from enjoying phone conversations with friends and loved ones, making them feel more isolated and increasing their sense of loneliness. This …

Well-being

Understanding and Managing Sundowning Syndrome

Sundowning syndrome — a common condition affecting the elderly, particularly those with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia — is a phenomenon that presents a unique set of challenges …

Summer Gardening Tips for Seniors

Summer Gardening Tips for Seniors

Looking for Summer Gardening Tips for Seniors? Our latest article can help make gardening easier for individuals of all ages and abilities.

Bathing Your Loved One with Dementia

Bathing Your Loved One Who Has Dementia

Bathing a loved one with dementia can be a challenge. Check out these Top Tips from a registered nurse for helping make bathtime a success.