Homewatch CareGivers North Shore is a professional home care agency dedicated to providing comprehensive in-home care services, senior and elder care services, Alzheimer’s & dementia care, as well as home health care services to Chicago area residents, including Cook County, Lake County and the North Shore suburbs.

Technology for All Ages

There are many opportunities for people over the age of 50 to learn how to get the most out their technological devices for more meaningful experiences. Technology seems like a young person’s thing: all those “intuitive” buttons that aren’t necessarily intuitive to anyone over the age of 30, much less 50. However, there is so…

Diabetes and Nutrition

March is National Nutrition Month and also American Diabetes Alert Day occurs, thus a perfect opportunity to look at the relationship between food and diabetes. Diet plays an important role in managing diabetes. March is National Nutrition Month and also American Diabetes Alert Day occurs, thus a perfect opportunity to look at the relationship between…

Using Long Term Care Insurance to Pay for Home Care

Many people still mistakenly associate long-term care and long-term care insurance with nursing homes. In fact, just the opposite is true. According to the LTCi Sourcebook, published by the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance, some 7.6 million individuals currently receive care at home because of acute illnesses, long-term health conditions, permanent disability or terminal illness.…