Gentle Shepherd Home Care

Caregiver of the Month | Carmen Romero-Lee

Carmen Romero-Lee is our Caregiver of the Month for November 2022. Carmen recently played a pivotal role in an emergency situation with a client.The client’s family shared this message of appreciation for Carmen!  I would like to thank Gentle Shepherd Home Care for providing my mom and sister with great in-home care.  Carmen is providing exceptional …

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Activities and Exercises to Improve Manual Dexterity

Anyone can experience difficulties using their hands and lose finger dexterity, but it’s most common among seniors. In fact, one study indicated that hand problems are common among individuals over the age of 50, and even more so over the age of 65. However, increasing hand strength isn’t enough to resolve these issues. One study revealed that …

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Tools & Technology to Keep Seniors Independent

These days, more and more seniors are opting to age in place in their own homes. This is possible due to the variety of tools and tech that are available to keep seniors independent. Some of these tools/tech are: Smartphones/tablets Wearable devices GPS-enabled devices Video monitoring systems/services Emergency response devices Video monitoring systems/services Voice-activated devices …

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