Month: May 2017

Serving the Home Care Needs of Veterans

Over the past decade, Home Helpers of Little Rock has served the home care needs of many veterans. As a veteran myself, it’s always a little humbling to get to play a role in empowering a veteran to remain in their home as opposed to relocating to an institutional setting. The services provided could include everything from meal preparation and light housekeeping, to assistance … Read More Serving the Home Care Needs of Veterans

How do you know what Home Care provider is the best?

What Agency Made the Top 10 List of Worst Home Care Services in Little Rock? Okay, let’s be real. Nobody would seek out the worst home care provider to care for a loved one. Right? You’d only want the best. But how do you know which agency is the best? Which home care provider is the “right” one for my loved one? Which has … Read More How do you know what Home Care provider is the best?

Exploring Home Care Options?

Exploring home care options for an aging veteran? Lately, I’ve talked to a number of people who are exploring home care options for a loved one who is a veteran. The questions run the gamut from whether there is a VA benefit to help pay for home care services (there is) to how to select the best home care agency and what questions to … Read More Exploring Home Care Options?

Top 10 List of Worst Home Care Agencies in Little Rock?

What Agency Made the Top 10 List of Worst Home Care Services in Little Rock? Okay, let’s be real. Nobody would seek out the worst home care provider to care for a loved one. Right? You’d only want the best. But how do you know which agency is the best? Which home care provider is the “right” one for my loved one? Which has … Read More Top 10 List of Worst Home Care Agencies in Little Rock?

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The Battle of the Bulge… and Home Care?

Three years of my life were spent on deployments to Afghanistan and Iraq. While overseas, I was awarded two Bronze Star Medals, both a Valorous and Presidential Unit Commendation. I’ve pinned Purple Hearts on soldiers I commanded. I often felt for my family as I was deployed. I had a 1 year old son who turned 3 before I returned the first time. A … Read More The Battle of the Bulge… and Home Care?

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Be Prepared for Emergencies

The wonderfully gifted staff at Alzheimer’s Arkansas prepared this emergency preparedness planning guide.  Arkansas can have tornadoes at any time of year, but spring can be a particularly dangerous time. The weather service keeps us informed when storms are coming and also gives us information about how to prepare for emergency situations. It is particularly important to have a plan when you live with … Read More Be Prepared for Emergencies

Home Care for Veterans

When home care assistance is needed, Veterans can receive it thanks to fellow Veteran Sam Sellers, President of Home Helpers of Little Rock. Through Home Helpers, Sellers has served hundreds of senior adults – many of which are veterans – across central Arkansas. While his expertise is with Alzheimer’s and other related dementias, he has a passion for serving fellow veterans. “As a veteran myself, it’s … Read More Home Care for Veterans