1. What Does Companion Care Mean?

    The truth is that we are social beings; even those who like and need their alone time need some type of interaction with other people to keep their mind and body healthy. But for many elderly who live alone, who may not have a lot of family around, getting older is met with social challenges, in add…Read More

  2. Deciding Between Home Health Care or a Nursing Home

    When the health of a loved one is on the fine line between being able to stay at home and needing to go to a nursing home facility, it causes an incredible amount of pain and heartache for the family. Of course, everyone wants a senior loved one to be able to stay at home, but when medical assistanc…Read More

  3. Apps That Improve Your Quality of Life

    “There needs to be an app that edits what I say versus what I want to say.” Blake Shelton According to a study done by the Pew Research Center, 96% of Americans own a cellphone of some kind, with 81% owning a smartphone. But many do not take advantage of all the features of the supercomputer tha…Read More

  4. Feng Shui – Improving your Mood and your Space

    “My view on feng shui: don’t put your bed in front of the door because you won’t get in.” ― Jonas Eriksson Happy New Year! In 2021, you want to make sure that you are starting off fresh and positive. Why not reflect that mindset by changing up your space? Feng Shui dates back to ancient Ch…Read More

  5. Top 5 New Year’s Resolutions

    “One resolution I have made, and try always to keep, is this: To rise above the little things” - John Burroughs As the end of our year is fast approaching, many people take this time to decide how they would like to present their best self in the new year. They do so by declaring their New Year…Read More

  6. DIY (Do It Yourself) Holiday Crafts

    'Three phrases that sum up the holidays are: Peace on Earth, Goodwill to Men, and Batteries not Included.' – Unknown Although this year has been a difficult one, it’s best to turn any negative energy you have into creating something fun and unique! Here are some fun ways to make your home look s…Read More

  7. Flu Season – Tips to Avoid Getting Sick

    “The flu season is when you start off in the morning with a light heart and end up in the evening with a heavy nose.” - Robert Orben While we may be ready to don our holiday apparel with the dropping temperatures, it is evident that flu season is finally upon us. Now we must struggle with defend…Read More

  8. Beating the Holiday Blues

    “Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.” – Hamilton Wright Mabie With Thanksgiving finally past, and Christmas swiftly approaching, it is imperative to remember that many of us will be celebrating this holiday alone due to the continuing pandemic. Although…Read More

  9. Thanksgiving Recipes for a Healthier Holiday

    "Laughter is brightest where food is best." - Irish Proverb Collier Home Care can provide your loved one with a home health aide (HHA) or a certified nursing assistant (CNA) to protect and keep them independent in their home, but with the holidays quickly approaching, can we also protect them from t…Read More

  10. National Home Care Month: How to Celebrate Your Caregiver

    “There are four types of people in the world: Those who have been caregivers. Those who are currently caregivers. Those who will be caregivers, and those who will need a caregiver.” - Rosalyn Carter Collier Home Care provides Registered Nurses (RNs), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), Certified N…Read More