Home is where the heart is, and it’s also where most people wish to stay. Helping seniors and people with disabilities to live in their own home is a core part of our GSIL mission. Here are just a few ways home care can benefit you or your loved one financially, plus a few ways to … Continue reading Home Accessibility Benefits and Tips
The smell of decadent foods wafting throughout the house can only mean one thing – Thanksgiving is just around the corner! The holiday season is a time to give thanks, make memories and share treats as you join together with family and friends. It’s also an opportunity to check in with your loved ones to … Continue reading Holiday Senior Care Tips
Summer is the perfect time to focus on your health and wellness! With the warm, sunny weather, it’s easy to get outside and take advantage of everything New Hampshire has to offer. Here are 7 Tips to help make this summer your healthiest one yet! 1. Try Something New – Remember last winter when the sun … Continue reading 7 Tips For Healthy Summer Living
By ELODIE REED Monitor staff Wednesday, June 29, 2016 As they grew older, Chichester residents Norman and Sharon Hansen, ages 81 and 74, have had more and more difficulty getting up and down their front steps. Now, however, thanks to help from U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Rural Development program and Granite State Independent Living, the … Continue reading Seniors Get Helping Hand… | The Concord Monitor
Do you worry about your loved ones falling? Whether it’s your parents losing their balance or your “invincible” son flying up and down the basement stairs, falls can be extremely dangerous for everyone. When someone falls, it can significantly impact their independence, at least for a period of time. Taking some simple precautions to avoid … Continue reading Preventing Falls: Steps Worth Taking
As a son or daughter, the last thing you want to think about is that your parents are getting older. It can feel like an overwhelming and sensitive issue. You may even feel uneasy about the subject because you are afraid of making your parents feel uncomfortable. But by thinking about how your parents are … Continue reading Finding the Right Care for Your Loved One
We all want our parents to be safe, comfortable and happy, but many times we aren’t sure how to help make that a reality. Do you see your mom every day? What about your father-in-law? They say they want to live alone rather than moving into a nursing home, but when you aren’t able to … Continue reading Should My Mom Still Live Alone?