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Guidelines for Communicating with Persons with Disabilities

Here are some guidelines to follow from the UCPA when communicating with persons with disabilities. Speak directly rather than through a companion or sign language interpreter who may be present….

Why Our Memberships Matter

Our company belongs to several important industry associations. Why should this matter to you? Well, because they help us keep up-to-date on all of the latest rules and regulations governing…

Asthma and the Elderly

According to The Asthma Center, Asthma affects more than 2 million adults over the age of 65. Clinical research indicates that asthma in the elderly is generally under-diagnosed and under-treated….

Activities of Daily Living and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living Checklist

Understanding your loved one’s needs and abilities on a daily basis can help family members make the decision about In-home Care. Use this list as a tool: ADLs and IADLs…

When is the Right Time for In-home Care?

  Children with elderly parents or loved ones are often caught unprepared when it’s time for their parent/s to receive in-home care. Loved ones often wish to retain their independence…

A Rewarding Career with Personal Care Inc.

Are you looking for rewarding employment?  Are you a certified nursing assistant with at least 3 months of experience and your own transportation?  Do you love to help older adults…

Live-in Assistant versus 24-hour Care

There are many factors to consider when seeking around-the-clock assistance for you or a loved one. Some people, or home care agencies, will hire someone to live with the person…

Caring for the Caregiver, A Free Seminar!

Personal Care Inc. and Emeritus at Greensboro are sponsoring a no-cost seminar on caregiver care. Caring for the caregiver: when families and/or professionals are faced with the care of a…

Get Shot!

We do not sanction violence. We are endorsing the flu shot. The flu is serious business, and should never be taken lightly. It has, in the early part of the…