Home Support

  1. Hypothermia and Polar Votex: Be Prepared for Cold!

    Polar Vortex!  Hypothermia! The very name brings images of scary movies and even scarier temperature drops, but if you’re “of a certain age” in Maine, cold weather is nothing new to you! If you’re like me, you remember … Continue

  2. Professional Move Manager: Five Reasons to Work With Professionals

    A Professional Move Manager in professional move management represents a relatively new industry in the US.  Integrated Move Management, based in Falmouth, discusses how move managers started. Professional move management was started in the late 1990’s by a few … Continue

  3. Clutter Class: 10 tips for action against clutter

    I had a great time teaching my clutter class at SeniorsPlus in Lewiston last week. Here are ten take-aways to share: 1.) We get into the clutter mess because of the decisions we make. You are in charge … Continue

  4. Senior Caregiver Makes All the Difference!

    To say professional senior caregiver Jane Auchincloss of Friends In Home Care in Yarmouth loves helping others would be the understatement of the century. Jane is just another example of the exceptional quality, compassionate, and experienced senior … Continue

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    Family Caregiver: Strategies for Help with Mom

    Family caregiver. Chances are you spend a good deal of your life planning for the future. You plan your career path. You plan for retirement. But you may never have planned on becoming a family caregiver. If … Continue

  6. 10 signs that your elderly parent needs help

    Diane Atwood, who writes the Catching Health blog for Advantage Home Care, shares this article. When we see our parents on a regular basis, we may not notice subtle changes in their routines or behaviors. If one is … Continue

  7. Winter tips: stay warm this winter

    Now that we’ve had our first lasting snow this season, it’s time to break out the guidelines for cold preparation. We’ve had a very mild fall, and that’s saved on the fuel bills and certainly kept spirits … Continue