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Alliance Senior Care is the leading home care provider to seniors throughout Oakland, Macomb and Wayne Counties that wish to remain in their home and age in peace. We are here to assist families in caring for their aging family members, not replace them. The family and friends are an important part of our client’s support system. We work to include, not replace the family.

Does Parkinson’s Disease Increase Fall Risk for Your Senior?

April 30th, 2018|

Homecare in Rochester MI: Family members that are the sole caretaker for an aging relative often do so because the elderly person can no longer attend to their own self-care for basic daily tasks. All these duties take lots of time, patience, and energy—something that most adults simply can’t do along with their own life responsibilities.

6 Tips for Being a Good Visitor at the Hospital

April 20th, 2018|

Elder Care in Bloomfield Hills MI: When you’re a family caregiver to an older adult with a chronic illness, chances are you’ll eventually find yourself visiting them at the hospital.

What Aids Can You Parent Use to Help When Living with Low Vision?

April 5th, 2018|

Elder Care in Farmington MI: The loss of vision can be very difficult for an elderly adult. Whether it is caused by age-related macular degeneration, cataracts, or another factor, experiencing low vision can dramatically impact your parent's function, daily life, and even quality of life.

Manage Medication Compliance with Alliance Senior Care

February 22nd, 2017|

Home care services help to ensure that patients are taking the proper medications in the proper doses at the proper times. According to a study done by the New England Healthcare Institute, about one-tenth of hospital admissions and one-quarter of elderly care home admissions are the result of incorrect adherence to medication. The number of medications being prescribed [...]

Hydration and the Elderly

April 10th, 2015|

Boy, just another thing we have to worry about as we get older…our body water content decreases, which puts us at risk for dehydration, and the consequences of this become far more serious. My hospital friends at St Joseph’s Mercy near Bloomfield Hills shared with me that dehydration has been associated with increased mortality rates among hospitalized older [...]

Alliance Senior Care Suggests, Encouraging Your Elderly Loved Ones To Create A Legacy Project!

January 20th, 2015|

Help your elderly or senior loved one create a family legacy project. A legacy project will help them celebrate their lives and memories— and allow family and friends to share in their past experiences. Engage the mind and spirit of an elderly family member or friend by assisting them in bringing some fond past memory to life! Whether [...]

Stress, depression and the holidays: 10 tips for coping in the Detroit Metro area!

December 6th, 2010|

Stress and depression can ruin your holidays and hurt your health. Being realistic, planning ahead and seeking support can help ward off stress and depression. The holiday season, which begins for most Americans with Thanksgiving and continues through New Year’s Day, often brings unwelcome guests — stress and depression. And it’s no wonder. In an effort to pull [...]

Making Spirits Bright for the whole family this Holiday Season!

November 8th, 2010|

In the hustle and bustle of the holidays, it’s hard to forget the festive season isn’t just about the kids, the big dinner, the tree and the parties. Our older parents, grandparents and relatives are often the loneliest at this time of year, but there are things we can do to make sure they feel loved and included. [...]

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