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Author Archives: Lisa Batcheller

Companion care, the hub of Stay at Home’s Total Family Care Team

Companion care, the hub of Stay at Home’s Total Family Care Team Many elderly people need help staying at home, but they also need help in other areas of their lives. This is why each Stay at Home agency assembles a Total Family Care Team made up of trusted providers of companion care, medical care, […]Continue Reading

Six surprising fall hazards for senior citizens (and how we can reduce your risk)

We all know what causes senior citizens to fall, right? They slip on the ice, or trip over a curb, or fall down the stairs. But those aren’t the only—or necessarily even the most important—hazards that send elderly people to the hospital with fall injuries. Here are some less obvious fall hazards that are every […]Continue Reading

We help you stay safe and happy by focusing on your home

Many elderly people need help staying at home, but they also need help in other areas of their lives. This is why each Stay at Home agency assembles a Total Family Care Team made up of trusted providers of companion care, medical care, facility care, legal planning, financial planning, mortuary planning, home maintenance, and medical […]Continue Reading

Four factors that can cause (or worsen) depression in the elderly

Depression among senior citizens is very common. Let’s say your mom isn’t eating or sleeping like she should, or she no longer cares what the day has in store. Chances are pretty good her problem goes beyond the sadness we all feel from time to time. Here are some causes: Medical conditions. According to the […]Continue Reading

Four Ways that Stay at Home helps keep your parents out of the hospital

Hospital stays are especially serious for senior citizens. Nearly one in five Medicare patients wind up back in the hospital within 30 days of being discharged. If you have an elderly parent living alone, it’s clearly best to help them stay out of the hospital in the first place. Here’s how we can help. We […]Continue Reading

Stay at Home brings you a network of senior services

It should come as no surprise that the country is getting older. The first wave of Baby Boomers turned 65 in 2011, and an estimated 8,000 Americans will reach that age each day over the following 18 years. The older we get, the more likely it is we will need help getting through the day. […]Continue Reading

Four things senior citizens lose along with their driver’s licenses

It can seem like a small thing, but the loss of a driver’s license can make life far less enjoyable. Yet many, if not most, senior citizens eventually lose their driving privilege, whether because of failing eyesight, forgetfulness, or general frailty. And these individuals must learn to negotiate their lives without driving. Here are a […]Continue Reading

We help you get the right medical equipment

Many elderly people need help staying at home, but they also need help in other areas of their lives. This is why each Stay at Home agency assembles a Total Family Care Team made up of trusted providers of companion care, medical care, facility care, legal planning, financial planning, mortuary planning, home maintenance, and medical […]Continue Reading

Make end-of-life plans while you’re still together

Many elderly people need help staying at home, but they also need help in other areas of their lives. This is why each Stay at Home agency assembles a Total Family Care Team made up of trusted providers of companion care, medical care, facility care, legal planning, financial planning, mortuary planning, home maintenance, and medical […]Continue Reading

See a financial planner to better understand your resources

Many elderly people need help staying at home, but they also need help in other areas of their lives. This is why each Stay at Home agency assembles a Total Family Care Team made up of trusted providers of companion care, medical care, facility care, legal planning, financial planning, mortuary planning, home maintenance, and medical […]Continue Reading


Each Stay At Home franchise is independently owned and operated. Each franchise location provides companion and homemaker services in accordance with applicable state regulations. Since licensing requirements may vary by state, not all locations offer personal care services. Stay at Home is committed to providing Compassionate and Dependable Care® to those we serve. Please check with the location nearest you to determine how we can help meet your needs.