Entries by Pablo Martinez

What Aging Parents Want From Their Kids

There’s a fine line between caring and controlling—but older adults and their grown children often disagree on where it is. In a 2004 study, two professors from the State University of New York at Albany, the public-health professor Mary Gallant and the sociologist Glenna Spitze, explored the issue in interviews with focus groups of older adults. Among […]

6 Home Care Services That Should Be Offered

It’s no secret that all home care businesses aren’t created equal. Trying to decide which one is right for you and your family can be a huge challenge. There’s a big difference between private home care and professional home care as well. So how are you supposed to make the right choice? Here are the […]

10 Symptoms of Mental Illness in the Elderly

Elderly behavioral problems can stem from a decline in mental health. In seniors, these issues frequently go undiagnosed or unaddressed. In fact, about 20% of U.S. adults age 55 or older experience some type of mental health concern, but nearly one in three of those seniors do not receive treatment. The statistics on mental illness in […]

How to Talk to an Older Adult Who Refuses Care

“A Stranger in My House? No Way!” For many older adults, the thought of a “stranger” coming into their home to help with laundry, dishes, coordinating meals, or transportation can at first be difficult to accept. It might mean them giving up some level of privacy and independence. Sometimes they’ll think additional help won’t make […]

Message from the CEO

Superior Senior Home Care services are built on the idea that home is where the heart is. We’re locally owned and understand how important your home is for you. Our compassionate and trustworthy care givers will be right there with you in the comfort of your own home. Our clients are more than just clients […]