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Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 27, 2024
You may be driving your parent to all their errands and appointments, or maybe you’ve discovered that they now need help going to the bathroom. The person who raised you is not the parent you ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 20, 2024
If you are reading this blog, you are likely one of the millions of adult children who have come to the difficult realization that their parents are no longer safe at home without additional support. ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 15, 2024
You may have noticed terms like “cooperative”, “caregiver-owned”, or “worker-owned” home care on our website. But what do these terms mean? In this blog, we'll break down the basics and explain why ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 13, 2024
At Courage Homecare, we embrace aging as a dignified chapter in life, brimming with wisdom, experience, and opportunities for personal growth. This philosophy is deeply rooted in our values and ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 08, 2024
Caring for a loved one is a deeply fulfilling experience for family caregivers, but it can also be physically and emotionally draining. While your dedication to providing exceptional care is ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 07, 2024
If we know one thing, it’s that care work is essential and skilled work. So why is caregiving often undervalued? Here are some of the factors contributing to this stigma: Gender: Caregiving has ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 06, 2024
Superpowers that come with aging What are some of the myths or stereotypes about aging? A few that may come to mind are: you physically and mentally start to decline, older people are grouchier or ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on January 15, 2024
How to establish trust and connection with your clients Effective communication is not only a skill but also the foundation for establishing strong relationships with clients. Communication goes ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on January 08, 2024
Maintaining clear boundaries is crucial for healthy client relationships. It starts with clear communication that ensures clients understand your designated working hours for a healthy work-life ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on January 04, 2024
Tips for caregivers supporting individuals with dementia The holiday season is a time filled with joy, connection, and cherished traditions. For individuals living with dementia, these celebrations ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on December 18, 2023
3 Practical Tips for Stress Relief Caring for others can take a toll on our emotional and physical well-being. Juggling the responsibilities of caregiving and personal life can be overwhelming. In ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on December 11, 2023
A Guide for Family and Professional Caregivers The holiday season can bring a wave of emotions. Particularly for those who are grappling with loss or experiencing the holiday blues. As a home ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on December 04, 2023
10 Essential Tips for Safely Aging at Home When it comes to aging, safety is the utmost priority. Whether you choose to live independently or with family, it is essential to create a home environment ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on November 27, 2023
What is the secret to living a long and healthy life? The Netflix docu-series "Live to 100: Secrets of Blue Zones" has uncovered the truth and shared those secrets. It’s packed with powerful insights ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on November 01, 2023
A guide to support your healing journey Losing a client can be one of the most challenging aspects of being a caregiver. Sometimes the bond you develop with a client becomes a deeply personal ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on October 30, 2023
8 Exercises to keep you active Let's face it, getting older isn’t always easy, but it is an unavoidable part of life. But who says we can't age gracefully and keep our health and vitality in check? ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 22, 2023
Create a safe environment for your loved one and home care worker Congratulations! You are on your way to getting the in-home support you need to ensure the highest quality of life for you and your ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
One of the most common questions we get from caregivers looking into our cooperative is, "Do you provide overtime pay?" We chose a cooperative model here at Courage Homecare because we wanted in home ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
When you’re looking for a job as a caregiver, you expect the employer to be an expert in hiring and expect them to ask you lots of questions. In return, it's helpful for you to know the right ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
Choosing the right home care agency for your loved one is a crucial decision that requires careful consideration. We often hear from new clients: "I hope your caregivers will be on time." And we know ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
Caregiver background checks, screenings, and methods for verification. Yes, caregivers are usually screened before they are hired to ensure the safety and well-being of the individuals they will be ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
How a home caregiver helps your loved one thrive in a clean space. As loved ones age or face health challenges, maintaining a clean and organized living space can become increasingly difficult. ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
Finding a great caregiver is a real gift for the family and the individual being supported in their home. It’s inevitable that caregivers will deal with occasional health issues or take vacation or ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
There are many advantages and opportunities when working in a cooperative home care agency, including healthcare benefits for full-time caregivers, the potential for part-time to full-time ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
How the right kind of caregiver support helps you to manage violent or extreme behavior in clients. Being a caregiver can be an incredibly rewarding career path. Caregivers play a vital role in ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
The big value that home caregivers offer to families and seniors is care in their own homes. Many families view having a caregiver as a way for their family members to continue living in their own ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 09, 2023
Covering caregiver transportation and mileage reimbursement. Mileage reimbursement is a common question for caregivers interested in working at Courage Homecare. Yes, we provide mileage reimbursement ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 03, 2023
Paying for Quality Home Care in Los Angeles How much does quality home care cost?
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on August 02, 2023
Understanding the Costs of Home Care Services When considering home care services for yourself or a loved one, it's natural to wonder why they come with a significant price tag. Home care encompasses ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on July 13, 2023
How to make sure your senior loved one is healthy during the summer months As the summer heat intensifies, it is crucial to pay special attention to the well-being of our elderly loved ones. Already ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on June 06, 2023
Here's how to properly search for care taking jobs near me and know the right job for you Home care work is both fulfilling and challenging. It is important to find a home care agency that will ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 10, 2023
How to critically find a rewarding career in home care with the best questions to ask employers Finding a rewarding career in home care can be challenging. We know because we are a home care ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 10, 2023
What do you do when an elderly family member suffers an illness, or an injury and they need round-the-clock care? How do you help an older loved one remain independently in their own home? Where can ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on May 01, 2023
Find a job and Ownership Opportunity in Home Care Demand for home care is at an all-time high, and home care agencies are growing at a rapid rate to meet this demand. This is because a huge portion ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on February 14, 2023
Find the best home care jobs in Greater Los Angeles With over 10,000 people turning 65 each day, personal care aide and home health aide jobs are among the fastest-growing jobs in the country. If you ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on December 14, 2022
Top Ways to Find the Best Home Care Jobs in Los Angeles County The home care industry is experiencing its fastest growth in history and Los Angeles County is among the leading cities for full-time ...
Courage Homecare
By Courage Homecare
on December 13, 2022
Cooperative Home Care vs Franchise in Home Care: Weighing Your Options Are you a caregiver in Greater Los Angeles looking for a better employer? Or are you one of the thousands of Americans looking ...