The Mental Health Benefits of Home Health Care

Research has shown that, if given a choice, the vast majority of Seniors would prefer to stay living at home for as long as possible as they age. This, of course, makes sense— who would choose to leave the comfort of their own home to move to an assisted living facility if they didn’t absolutely need to? However, as we age, different health concerns can start to develop that can make it more challenging to live at home without any additional help. But depending on the health concerns at play and the individual's living situation, the first choice when health starts to decline doesn't have to be moving into an assisted living facility. Whether you or your loved one are dealing with a life-limiting illness or are starting to find it difficult to live entirely independently due to age, it can feel really scary and upsetting to notice a decline [...]