Congratulations to Robyn W., who is celebrating their 2nd year anniversary with AEC Living today! Robyn works at AEC Home Care as a Caregiver with our home care team. We are grateful for all of her hard work & dedication!Read more
Congratulations to Joy L., who is celebrating their 2nd year anniversary with AEC Living today! Joy works at AEC Home Care as a Caregiver with our home care team. We are grateful for all of her hard work & dedication!Read more
One of the problems we face as we age is deteriorating eyesight, poorer night #vision and #cataracts.. as such visual aids like larger type, readers/bifocals, and text to speech readers are a must. For example, one of our favorite gifts to pass out for new residents and at holiday time isRead more
Some important things to consider when it comes time to choose a #HomeCareAgency: The length of time the agency has been in business, professionalism, hiring practices, and access to trained staff. The agency should have a good deal of professional oversight and accountability and be available 24 hours a day. Whenever there’sRead more
#CaregiverTipTuesday.. how many times have you felt down in the face of very challenging circumstances? Then, just when you felt like it wasn’t worth the effort someone was there and said “don’t give up, you’ve come so far, you can do it!” Sometimes being a #caregiver is kind of like being an emotional spotterRead more
It’s Tuesday again and time for another tip on helping our fellow caregivers and family members who have enlisted themselves caregivers for their loved ones. This one is a simple quick tip from #AARP who state “Marathoners who train together go farther because they root each other on. Joining a supportRead more
Caregiver Tip Tuesday..
Today’s #CareGiverTipTuesday is brought to you by the folks over at Elder Care at Home ( https://www.eldercareathome.org/tuesday-tips-for-caregivers-caring-for-your-mind-body-spirit/ ). And that is taking the time to keep yourself present and fit with the proper mood to handle what is often the stressful job of caregiving.. and more, avoiding #caregiverburnout.
Residents can’t always get around by themselves. Sometimes they need a little extra help but they are a bit proud or they realize they do need to be as self reliant as possible but they do need a little extra bit of supervision to look after them or check in on them from time toRead more
There’s a lot of people who have found a great place for their family to live and admittedly #Alameda is a beautiful place to live and (if we can toot our own horn a bit) The Lodge is one of the best places for #assistedliving for the #elderly in the #EastBay. So what happensRead more
We all go through mandated training on dealing with Residents with MCI/ Mild Coginitive Impairment. Though sometimes it’s helpful to see some of the training in a new context. Such as if a resident is being difficult.. if approach them with a bright and sunny disposition, they will mirror your mood and will beRead more
- Elders Inn 1721 Webster St Alameda, CA 94501 (510) 521-9200
- Waters Edge Lodge 801 Island Drive Alameda, CA 94502 (510) 748-4300
- Phoenix Commons 340 29th Ave Oakland, CA 94601 (510) 217-8527
- AES Therapy & Fitness 1725 Webster StreetAlameda, CA 94501 (510) 748-0158
- AEC Home Care 2425 Webb AveAlameda, CA 94501 (510) 629-4959