ADG Client Visitations

Taking the time out to visit clients is a service that ADG Referral Services offers without an additional charge is pivotal in ensuring the client’s needs are met and fulfilled. I had a wonderful opportunity to attend a home visitation of a client who was gracious enough to let me into her home. Under the […]

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On June 7, 2013, posted in: Caregiving by

Make Three Calls to Protect Adult Day Health Care

Over a year ago a court settlement saved Adult Day Health Care (ADHC) from being eliminated as a Medi-Cal benefit and created the Community Based Adult Services (CBAS) benefit, which provides the same service. However, the settlement agreement is a temporary measure that expires after 18 months. On May 8, the California Assembly Appropriations Committee […]

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On June 7, 2013, posted in: Caregiving, Helpful Tips for Seniors, News by

Tips for Caregivers

  Let the person speak – It is very important to listen unselfishly, engage, and avoid responding negative comments to an elderly or ill person when they bring up a subject that make you feel uncomfortable. Know when to say “I don’t know” – Learn how to be noncommittal without seeming evasive. Caregiver should only […]

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On September 7, 2012, posted in: Caregiving by