1. 7 Tips for September and Celebrating “Healthy Aging” Month

    “Getting old is like climbing a mountain; you get a little out of breath, but the view is much better!” —Ingrid Bergman September is “Healthy Aging Month” and we’re celebrating here at Collier Home Care with seven healthy aging strategies for seniors who want to celebrate the positive as…Read More

  2. Achieving A Successful Partnership Between a Client and Caregiver

    It’s a fact of life; nobody can get along with everybody. So how can you achieve a high level of compatibility with your new home caregiver? Start by Building a Good Foundation We think it’s important to start off on the right foot. That’s why we offer an introductory first meeting with a care…Read More

  3. How to Stay Prepared During Hurricane Season For Seniors

    We at Collier Home Care (CHC) want you to stay safe during this challenging period of hurricanes and COVID-19. CHC is a private duty home care company located in Naples, Florida, and is licensed to provide companion care, personal, and skilled nursing care in Collier, Lee, and Charlotte counties. We…Read More

  4. Depression in Older Adults: How We Can Help

    Due to Covid-19, most seniors are either staying home by choice and or greatly limiting their outings or are under quarantine measures. Retirement communities such as Assisted Living Facilities or Skilled Nursing Rehabilitation Centers have closed their doors to the public, including the families of…Read More

  5. What to Look For in a Home Health Care Provider

    Finding the right home health care provider essentially comes down to what your needs are. But finding a service that fits your needs may be harder than it sounds. One agency can provide very different services than another, offer different prices, have a different process for hiring and training nu…Read More

  6. We Are Providing Comprehensive Care Amid These Uncertain Times

    With so much uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, it’s completely understandable that you may be feeling anxious, worried, or scared about your health and the health and wellbeing of those around you. At Collier Home Care, we are committed to providing our clients with superior home health care and s…Read More

  7. Getting Together While Being Apart

    While the CDC does recommend that everyone should stay six feet apart due to the COVID-19 pandemic, distancing yourself completely can have harmful mental effects on you or your elderly loved ones. Here are some great tips on how to get some social interaction while social distancing. Calling Callin…Read More

  8. Two people sitting outdoors under a tree, watching a sunrise.

    How To Talk With Parents About Home Care Options

    Catch Them When They’re In A Positive Mood! It’s human nature: Everyone is more receptive to talking when they’re in a good mood. Instead of trying to talk with your elderly parents about home care options when they are tired, worried, or experiencing symptoms of physical or emotional pain, wa…Read More

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    National Nutrition Month: The Importance Of Healthy Eating

    Happy National Nutrition Month! Created by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, National Nutrition Month is a time to celebrate healthy eating! It’s also an opportunity to take a look at what we’re consuming and making smart changes for better health. Why It’s Important To Eat Healthy Food …Read More

  10. A neatly made bed with pillows, next to a nightstand with a light.

    Overnight Care Cases: When Is 24-Hour Care Beneficial?

    Private in-home care can take different forms. There is personal care, where a caregiver comes to the individual’s home for a specified number of hours each day to help with getting dressed and groomed, assist with meals, and offer services related to daily living tasks. Private in-home care can a…Read More