We are very excited to announce that we have teamed up with award-winning Beach Plum Floral and Event Design in Marshfield, MA to deliver re purposed floral arrangements to seniors at home. [Read more…]
Cottage Caregivers Wins 2017 Best of In-Home Care Award From SeniorAdvisor.com
January, 2017 – Cottage Caregivers is proud to announce their selection as a 2017 Best of In-Home Care Award winner from SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America. [Read more…]
Long term care costs are exorbitant and continue to rise – yet home care agencies in the south shore of Massachusetts by comparison, offer the greatest value. While all long term care costs have increased in recent years, a new study finds that home care costs have increased at a far more moderate pace than those provided by facility-based care (i.e. assisted living and nursing home care). [Read more…]
South Shore, MA.–Cottage Caregivers, LLC, announced today that it has met standards required by the Better Business Bureau for accreditation with the organization.
BBB Accreditation means Cottage Caregivers adheres to very high ethical standards. People know they can trust a company that has made the commitment to live up to the BBB Code of Business Practices: Build Trust, Advertise Honestly, Tell the Truth, Be Transparent, Honor Promises, Be Responsive, Safeguard Privacy, Embody Integrity. Families that are looking for in-home Senior Care options must feel comfortable about their choice. For decades the BBB seal has signified to consumers that value honesty and integrity they can feel secure in choosing the right Senior Care agency. [Read more…]
Home care or institutional care? When it comes to asking an elderly person in the South Shore MA area which one they would prefer, home care wins hands down (in most surveys by about 9 to 1). [Read more…]
South Shore MA Senior Care News
There is often no way to know ahead of time if an elderly loved one is suddenly going to need more care. All too often, South Shore Massachusetts families suddenly realize – perhaps following a fall, an illness, or the death of a spouse – mom or dad can no longer be left alone and may need some form of home care. [Read more…]
One of the most difficult conversations an adult child will have with a parent is the one that focuses around the parent’s driving.
Many seniors get to the point where they are no longer safe behind the wheel. In many cases, it will be up to the child to initiate the conversation that will convince them that it’s time to put away the car keys. [Read more…]
Cottage Caregivers recently launched a program the Brainy Day Activity Program into our overall senior care program. This program helps with getting in touch with self-awareness, making decisions as well as laughing and reducing boredom. The Brainy Day Activity Program was developed by a nationally certified activity director with over 20 years experience with seniors having Alzheimer’s and Dementia. [Read more…]