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Mental Health in the time of Covid-19

March 26, 2020 — While the physical health concerns during this time are frightening and dominate the news cycle. There is a side to Covid-19 that we do not focus on. The mental health of our loved ones, regardless of age, is surely impacted during these unprecedented times. Isolation brings on anxiety and potentially depression. Use these 9 tips... Read More

Senior Options response to Covid-19

March 19, 2020 — As the situation regarding Covid-19 is rapidly evolving, Senior Options is implementing additional measures to ensure the safety and well-being of our clientele and Care Managers. In adherence with Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines, Senior Options staff has taken on appropriate social-distancing measures. By limiting interaction in public areas, the likelihood of contracting any... Read More

Alcohol Awareness Month- How much is too much?

April 25, 2019 — Alcohol Awareness Month- How much is too much? This Alcohol Awareness Month, let’s commit ourselves to seeing the signs. Alcoholism is the 3rd leading lifestyle-related cause of death in the nation. Up to 40% of all hospital beds in the United States (except for those being used by maternity and intensive care patients) are being... Read More

Overcoming Distance; Bringing Generations Together

April 24, 2019 — Overcoming Distance; Bringing Generations Together While the aging population continues to grow, thankfully technology keeps up. Due to modern technological advancements connecting generations is easier than ever. If an immobile loved one wishes to connect with her nieces, nephews, grandchildren and children it is no longer a problem. Just open your smartphone and dial the... Read More

Hurricane Season: Preparing for Safety

July 30, 2018 — The hurricane season is upon us again. Much as we would like it to stay away with all of its complications, there is little to be done about it. Except adequate preparation. As we prepare for impending challenges, it is especially important to keep the elderly in mind. So, as the 2018 hurricane season draws... Read More

Summer in Florida, Can you handle the heat?

July 15, 2018 — 7 Summer Safety Tips to Keep Seniors Cool in the Summer Summertime is fun time for many of us – even as it can get really uncomfortable. But that’s not the case with seniors. The summertime presents them with the risk of overheating and heat stroke, making the summer a dangerous time for the elderly... Read More

Happy Holidays

March 29, 2018 — “Senior Options Team hopes you have a wonderful Holiday Weekend and you will be making new memories with those you love.”

Happy Social Workers Month!

March 15, 2018 — Senior Options wants to take this moment to honor our social workers for the critical work they do in the community.  Thank you for helping families and individuals confront, cope with, and overcome challenges. Your care and commitment in making a difference in the lives of others is greatly valued by the Senior Options team and... Read More

Spring Is In The Air

March 20, 2017 — One seriously overlooked area of senior care is also a very simple one: Get outside more. The word we have for the outdoors–nature–even suggests to us the fundamental importance of enjoying the outdoors. Just like when we refer to something as being second nature, or doing something “naturally,” we mean that it is something instinctive;... Read More