Mar 2, 2018, 11:18 AM
It’s time to have the tough conversation. You knew the day would come and have been avoiding it like the plague, but its time. No, I am not taking about the conversation you have been dreading with your teenage daughter. This conversation is with your adult parents and it starts with an A, aging.
Feb 21, 2018, 9:52 AM
We are frequently contacted with questions about what is the best living situation for a loved one, spouse, or parent. Usually these questions are precipitated by an unexpected event. If you're wondering what the best fit is for you or your loved one, read through this post and give us a call if you would like assistance in your search!
Feb 15, 2018, 2:47 PM
Often times, we find that people are confused as to what home care can offer them. They are walking around with these nagging worries, not realizing that someone has already thought of a solution. If you're unfamiliar with the ways home care can help you, we’ve compiled a few client scenarios that will hopefully expand on what kinds of cares we can provide for you.
Feb 9, 2018, 10:42 AM
It is a quiet Sunday morning. Your children call to see how you are doing and ask if they can stop by. You are thrilled and say, “Of course! I would love to see the kids.” So they come over, pleasantries are exchanged, and then it starts...
Feb 2, 2018, 9:40 AM
The health care industry has changed and adapted for the 65+ generation in their various states of health, mobility, independence, etc. If you or a loved one are realizing that some assistance may be needed but you’re not sure how much/what kind- look no further. We have provided a breakdown of senior living options to give you a better idea.
Jan 11, 2018, 1:48 PM
The winter months can be hard on everyone, but for the elderly it can be especially dangerous. With cold/flu season and below zero temperatures among us, it’s difficult to keep ourselves healthy. Here are 6 tips to help get you through the winter safe and healthy!
Dec 28, 2017, 9:04 AM
The New Year is a time to refresh. It’s a time for starting new goals or re-starting old goals. No matter what you’re striving for in 2018, we’ve compiled a list of 4 ways to make sure this next year is off to a great start!
Sep 21, 2017, 11:08 AM
Kore Cares reached 100 clients this week! Thank you to all of our wonderful clients and caregivers! We couldn't have done this without you.
Sep 14, 2017, 12:18 PM
National Assisted Living Week Assisted living communities go far beyond patient care. The staff and the residents form bonds throughout their time together that make them more like family. National Assisted Living Week is about celebrating these families and all of the people who work to make them possible. Kore Cares would like to thank you for all that you do! In honor of NALW, we created an infographic that gives basic facts of assisted living facilities in South Dakota!
Sep 8, 2017, 11:51 AM
Sometimes accepting help can be difficult- especially in your own home where you are used to doing everything yourself; however, basic household tasks that use to be second nature can become not only difficult but also dangerous for some aging adults. Clients can occasionally be resistant to services, leaving their children at a loss and wanting to help. Adult children (sons and daughters of clients in home care) often reach out and wonder what they can do to get their parents to accept more help. If you are someone who happens to be struggling with this, here are a few strategies you can try.