“What I enjoy most about working at Gentle Shepherd are the owners, the office staff and the wonderful clients I am privileged to see each day. I have been working in the healthcare field for 28+ years and what I have discovered is how much I truly enjoy caring for others. Whenever I go to […]
If you know someone with dementia, you should also know about the possibility of them wandering away from home. Wandering puts a disoriented elderly person at great risk when away from the safe haven of their familiar surroundings. Here are some ways you can prevent an elderly loved one from wandering off and getting lost.
Approximately 12 million Americans have diabetes, the majority aged 65 and above. Diabetes generally leads to a greater risk of early mortality, lower quality of life, isolation, and being institutionalized. Caring for seniors with diabetes can be complicated, particularly if they suffer from other diseases that also require specialized care. Below you’ll learn more about