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Jun 28, 2016, 10:01 ET Let's Talk About Driving: Plan Ahead to Help Keep Seniors Independent, Safe on the Road

 A new scratch on the bumper or avoiding activities that require leaving home are often the first signs that families should talk with their...


May 11, 2016, 14:58 ET Preventive Steps Can Avert Nearly Half of All Senior Hospitalizations

A recent study* published in the BMJ on Tuesday shows that "medical errors" in hospitals and other health care facilities may now be the third...


Feb 24, 2016, 10:00 ET Home Instead Senior Care® Named Top Senior Care Franchise of the Year

Home Instead Senior Care®, the leading global provider of in-home, nonmedical care services for seniors, was named the Top Senior Care...


Dec 21, 2015, 10:00 ET More than $1 Million of Free In-Home Care Available to Families Living with Alzheimer's Disease

 Seth and Lauren Rogen have worked hard to ensure families in need of respite care have access to it – and they've been successful. More...


Dec 21, 2015, 10:00 ET More than $1 Million of Free In-Home Care Available to Families Living with Alzheimer's Disease

 Seth and Lauren Rogen have worked hard to ensure families in need of respite care have access to it – and they've been successful. More...


Sep 02, 2015, 11:32 ET North American Businesses Offered Free Training to Become an Alzheimer's Friendly Business

Isolation can be an unfortunate reality for families taking care of a loved one with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. In a recent survey...


May 06, 2015, 09:00 ET North Americans Report They Are Not Having Family Dinners Often Enough

 Fifty percent of those living near senior relatives agree that they do not have enough sit-down dinners with those loved ones, according to a...


Mar 17, 2015, 10:00 ET Seth Rogen's Hilarity for Charity and Home Instead Senior Care Donate 6,000 Hours of Free In-Home Care to Families Living with Alzheimer's Disease

 More than 130 families coping with Alzheimer's disease will now receive much-needed support thanks to the Hilarity for Charity and Home...


Aug 12, 2014, 09:40 ET Study Finds Most Families Wait Too Long to Begin Aging Conversations

 Approximately 80 million Americans are currently avoiding the end-of-life discussion with their aging parents. It's a conversation about...


May 05, 2014, 11:57 ET Paul Hogan, Home Instead Senior Care Chairman and Co-Founder, Challenges Alzheimer's Community to Provide Additional Support for Caregivers

 As the world population ages, diseases such as Alzheimer's become more prevalent. And with a surplus of people who need care, there is often a...


Apr 07, 2014, 10:57 ET North Carolina Man Wins National Award for Senior Volunteerism

 Thurman Haynes, a 97-year-old volunteer from Jamestown, N.C., has been named the national winner of the Salute to Senior Service®...


Feb 10, 2014, 12:43 ET New Relationship Research Available for Valentine's Day Coverage: Dating Too Difficult for Most Seniors

A new Marist Poll sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care revealed more than half (56 percent) of Americans 68 and older, the Greatest Generation,...


Feb 04, 2014, 08:30 ET Home Instead Senior Care® Named Top Franchisor of the Year

 Home Instead Senior Care®, the leading global provider of in-home, nonmedical care services for seniors, was named the Top Franchisor of...


Jan 15, 2014, 10:50 ET The Search is on for the Nation's Outstanding Senior Volunteer

Every day, senior volunteers generously give their time and service to help others. Now here's your chance to give back by nominating a deserving...


Dec 04, 2013, 08:00 ET Home Instead Senior Care Opens 1,000th Franchise Location and Expands into China

Home Care Industry and Franchising Opportunities Grow to Meet Rising Demand TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Home Instead Senior Care®, the...


Dec 04, 2013, 08:00 ET Home Instead Senior Care Opens 1,000th Franchise Location and Expands into China

 Home Instead Senior Care®, the world's leading provider of in-home care services for seniors, has reached a milestone in its...