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Ways to Show Your Senior Loved One You Care
Senior Care

Ways to Show Your Senior Loved One You Care

Looking for ways to spend quality time with your older parent or relative? Or a gesture to show you’re thinking...
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Could a Stair Lift Help You Stay in Your Home?
Senior Care

Could a Stair Lift Help You Stay in Your Home?

When mobility is an issue, something as simple as going up and down the stairs can be a challenge. Certain...
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Consider Meal Delivery to Make Food Prep Easier
Healthy Living

Consider Meal Delivery to Make Food Prep Easier

Getting around can be difficult for seniors especially when mobility is an issue. And when going from point A to...
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Freedom Home Care Celebrates Senior Independence Month
Freedom Home Care

Freedom Home Care Celebrates Senior Independence Month

FEBRUARY IS NATIONAL SENIOR INDEPENDENCE MONTH Freedom Home Care celebrates 20 years of helping seniors   HIGHLAND PARK, IL (FEBRUARY...
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February is National Senior Independence Month
Healthy Living

February is National Senior Independence Month

Age can bring on a myriad of emotions, fears and concerns. And even if you're are able to fully function...
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Staying Active in Your Golden Years
Senior Care Tips

Staying Active in Your Golden Years

  Staying fit is easier as we age when we make it a lifestyle choice. When exercise is a part...
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How to be a Good Caregiver and Take Care of Yourself
Senior Care Tips

How to be a Good Caregiver and Take Care of Yourself

The demands of a caregiver are often times greater than we realize when we start out. Not only are you...
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When Friends Become Caregivers
Senior Care

When Friends Become Caregivers

As the population of aging adults increases in the U.S., the role of caregiver has become increasingly more important. Research...
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Brain Challenge Test Could Predict Alzheimer's
Alzheimer's Disease

Brain Challenge Test Could Predict Alzheimer's

What if there were a way to spot Alzheimer's years before it was ever diagnosed? Currently, biomarker tests can help...
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Chair Yoga for Those Who Suffer From Arthritis
arthritis

Chair Yoga for Those Who Suffer From Arthritis

Chair Yoga is quickly becoming a preferred method of relieving some of the soreness, aches and pains associated with arthritis. ...
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Beginning Tech Fluency in Seniors
technology

Beginning Tech Fluency in Seniors

Freedom Home Care believes that technology is the primary mode of communication for our generation today. And more and more,...
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January is Glaucoma Awareness Month
Glaucoma

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

It's important to get regular eye exams to protect your vision. And because January is Glaucoma Awareness Month, there's no...
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Care Tips for Keeping Track of Medications
Senior Care Tips

Care Tips for Keeping Track of Medications

The number of older Americans taking prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) medication is expected to rise significantly within the next few...
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Ground-Breaking Plans for 2017!
News

Ground-Breaking Plans for 2017!

Sharon Burack, founder of Freedom Home Care and resident of Highland Park, saw the need to provide seniors in the...
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Does Your Loved One Need a Caregiver?
Healthy Living

Does Your Loved One Need a Caregiver?

  There comes a time in all of our lives when we’ll need assistance from the ones we care about....
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Is Laughter the Best Medicine?
Healthy Living

Is Laughter the Best Medicine?

Who knew that a good laugh was a lot like a moderate workout? Well, according to psychologist and laugh therapist,...
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Winter Safety Tips for Seniors
Senior Care

Winter Safety Tips for Seniors

Slips, trips and falls become even more common for seniors during the winter months. But problems associated with balance and...
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Top Gifts for Seniors
Senior Care

Top Gifts for Seniors

Still trying to decide what to get your senior loved one for Christmas this holiday season? Well, you're not alone....
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GPS Devices to Help with Dementia and Aging
Alzheimer's Disease dementia care

GPS Devices to Help with Dementia and Aging

Wandering is becoming an increasing problem in the U.S. Statistics say that between 60 and 70 percent of loved ones...
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Exercise Offers Tremendous Benefits for Seniors
Exercise

Exercise Offers Tremendous Benefits for Seniors

As we get older, we tend to take more stock of the things that benefit us our lives the most...
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