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Rebecca’s Story

A few years ago I talked to Rebecca. Like many of us, she was juggling many balls at once.  She and her husband both worked full-time and were both engaged in volunteer activities.  They had two boys, aged 12 and 14.  One played soccer and another was in the Boy Scouts. Both enjoyed the playroom that had grown with them through the years.  This was one … Read More Rebecca’s Story

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?

Home Helpers Wins 2017 Best of In-Home Care Award from SeniorAdvisor.com

Home Helpers is proud to announce that they have been selected as one of the 2017 Best of In-Home Care Award Winners on SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America.

Home Helpers Receives Home Care Pulse Certified – Trusted Provider Distinction

Little Rock – August 4, 2016 – Home Helpers of Little Rock today announced that it has received the Certified – Trusted Provider distinction from Home Care Pulse. This distinction illustrates Home Helpers’ commitment to client satisfaction. “We want to commend Home Helpers of Little Rock for receiving the Certified – Trusted Provider distinction,” says Aaron Marcum. “Home Care Pulse awards this distinction to … Read More Home Helpers Receives Home Care Pulse Certified – Trusted Provider Distinction

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Long-Term Care Insurance…For In-Home Care?

Nursing Home Insurance. That’s what Long Term Care insurance used to be commonly called. And it made sense. It was insurance that paid for care in a nursing home. Times changed. More and more people practically shouted that Dorothy had it right in The Wizard of Oz – there’s no place like home. The insurance companies heard it loud and clear. Policies started covering … Read More Long-Term Care Insurance…For In-Home Care?

Finding Freedom at Home – The Ultimate Guide to Home Care

See below how to get a FREE copy of Finding Freedom at Home… For an older adult, when assistance is required with any of life’s daily activities, remaining in your home can be a little scary.  To be sure, remaining in your home can be a challenge if not addressed in the right way. However, staying in your home, with appropriate services and supports, … Read More Finding Freedom at Home – The Ultimate Guide to Home Care

The Wisdom of a Caregiver

I had a beautifully written note for you today that included snippets about Justin Bieber’s arrest, Taylor Swift’s reaction to NOT winning album of the year, Super Bowl Sunday, and even the President’s State of the Union. Then, I went to introduce one of our caregivers to a new client and I knew I had to change things up. In order to protect the … Read More The Wisdom of a Caregiver

Care Calls – Wellness Checks on Older Adults

Wow!  When we announced our new service of daily care calls, we really did not anticipate the response to our Care Calls.  It’s been overwhelming!  We’ve also had some great questions that we want to clear up for you.  Is it a “robo-call? – No!  We don’t have any robots on staff and don’t see any real value in automated calls.  Every single one … Read More Care Calls – Wellness Checks on Older Adults

When do you consider Private Duty Home Care?

Why Wii?

Video games aren’t just for kids.  And, they aren’t all shoot ’em up anymore either.  To the contrary, many older adults are finding great benefit and pleasure through Wii games. For those unfamiliar, Wii (pronounced “we”) is a gaming console that you can get for around $250 and easily connect to your television.  The wireless controllers are easy to use and even come equipped … Read More Why Wii?