September

November 21, 2020
Three inter-generational Asian women

The Perils of Family Caregiving

Family has been key to our existence, survival and flourishing since the beginning of time. Family members have cared for one another for ages, however three things have changed that are important to note. Lifespans are increasing – In the past, when an elder member of the family needed care, […]
October 13, 2020

Agape is a Board Member of our local HCAOA chapter, Washington Home Care Association – WAHCA

One way to ensure that you choose a reputable in home care agency is to make sure it’s a member of the Home Care Association of America. Agape is a Board Member of our local HCAOA chapter, Washington Home Care Association – WAHCA. Fellow industry professionals – we are looking for […]
October 8, 2020
Elderly Couple Remodeling

Home Improvements and Modifications for Aging in Place

Now more than ever, we’re seeing adults choose to live independently at home as they age, or what is known as aging in place. This helps maintain their lifestyle for as long as possible, rather than moving into an Assisted Living Facility (ALF) or Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). In […]
September 29, 2020

Dementia Road Map (From Washington State DSHS and the Dementia Action Collaborative)

Thank you to the Washington State DSHS and the Dementia Action Collaborative for publishing the wonderfully informative Dementia Road Map. If you have a loved one with any stage of dementia, we recommend this helpful guide, available for download at: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/…/Dementia%20Road%20Map%20-%20A%20G…
September 15, 2020

We Are Expanding Our in Home Care Services to Clients in Spokane!

We are thrilled to be expanding our in home care services to Clients in Spokane! From visiting the beautiful Spokane Falls to strolling through the Sculpture Walk, there’s plenty to see and do in this historic Washington city. If you know someone in Spokane who would benefit from visits with […]
September 1, 2020

Social Isolation Within the Senior Community Is a Known Health Risk

Around the clock care is increasing in popularity during this global pandemic as a way to keep people safe at home. Social isolation within the senior community has been a known health risk since prior to COVID-19 ( https://www.nia.nih.gov/news/social-isolation-loneliness-older-people-pose-health-risks ) and has become worse since the outbreak of coronavirus ( […]