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Holiday Shopping Tips for Seniors
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Holiday Shopping Tips for Seniors

With the holiday season approaching fast, you may find yourself out shopping more than usual. This might be a little...
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How to Prepare Your Home for the Holidays
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How to Prepare Your Home for the Holidays

Happy holiday season from Freedom Home Care! It’s time for that run of food-related events that takes us from Thanksgiving...
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5 Tips for Holiday Eating With Diabetes
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5 Tips for Holiday Eating With Diabetes

Freedom Home Care Lake Forest would like to remind you that November is also American Diabetes Month. With that in...
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It’s Alzheimer’s Awareness Month!
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It’s Alzheimer’s Awareness Month!

November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, a time set aside to honor the millions of men and women who live with...
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National Hospice Awareness Month 
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National Hospice Awareness Month 

  November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and Freedom Home Care is working to help raise understanding and...
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Fall Decorating Ideas
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Fall Decorating Ideas

Fall, Halloween, and Thanksgiving decorations are popping up everywhere, and with many fall activities taking place, it is a great...
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Fun Fall Activities for Seniors
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Fun Fall Activities for Seniors

After a long, hot summer it sure does feel nice to open those windows for a fresh fall breeze. The...
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How to Reduce Caregiver Stress This Holiday Season
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How to Reduce Caregiver Stress This Holiday Season

The holidays are always a nice time, but it is a lot of work to prepare for. For some family...
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Fall Preventions and Precautions to Take
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Fall Preventions and Precautions to Take

The start of colder weather makes it a more dangerous time for seniors to get around. In order to help...
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Fall Prep for Seniors
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Fall Prep for Seniors

Believe it or not, the leaves are already changing color and soon they will be falling off the trees. The...
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The 6 Benefits of Pumpkin
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The 6 Benefits of Pumpkin

September 23rd marked the first day of Fall and we are so excited for what this season brings. One thing...
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How the Changing of Seasons Affect Seniors
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How the Changing of Seasons Affect Seniors

Seniors who are afflicted with dementia are more prone to being affected by seasonal changes. If you or a loved...
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Caring for Your Parent When You Are an Only Child
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Caring for Your Parent When You Are an Only Child

Being an only child doesn’t mean that you have to care for a parent alone. You might at times feel...
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The Benefits of Reading for Seniors
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The Benefits of Reading for Seniors

With National “Read A Book Day” approaching in early September, what better time to learn about the benefits of reading...
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National Senior Citizens Day- How to Celebrate on August 21st
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National Senior Citizens Day- How to Celebrate on August 21st

On August 21st, there is a national holiday dedicated to celebrating your favorite seniors in your life- Senior Citizens Day!...
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Why Volunteering Is a Great Health Benefit
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Why Volunteering Is a Great Health Benefit

There are many benefits to volunteering that you might not even realize. While doing a good deed, you can make...
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The Effects of Stress on Physical Health
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The Effects of Stress on Physical Health

We all know that unfortunately, stress is a part of everyone’s life. When people experience stress more frequently, it can...
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Personality Traits That Increase Life Longevity in Seniors
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Personality Traits That Increase Life Longevity in Seniors

  You might be wondering- what does it take to live a very long and happy life? For as long...
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Heart Healthy Foods That Help Your Cardiac Diet
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Heart Healthy Foods That Help Your Cardiac Diet

Following a heart healthy or cardiac diet can benefit everyone- even those who do not have heart disease. Heart healthy...
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How Swimming Can Benefit Your Mental and Physical Health
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How Swimming Can Benefit Your Mental and Physical Health

There’s nothing better than floating in the pool or on a lake on a hot summer day. While it’s great...
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