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Family Caregivers

Young Caregivers: The Hidden Generation

Did you know that there’s an increasingly high number of young caregivers? Read on to learn about this hidden demographic. [Read More]

Caregiving for Your Elderly Mom from a Distance

You’re not able to be there for your elderly mom all the time. Alert1’s here to support you in getting Mom the extra care she needs. [Read More]

It’s Time: Mom, You Need a Medical Alert

It’s not easy telling Mom that it’s time for her to get a medical alert. Here are some ways to convince her. [Read More]

National Family Caregivers Month

It’s National Family Caregivers Month and time to acknowledge our family caregivers for all that they do. [Read More]

2016 Election Determines Future of Caregiving

Learn about caregiver struggles and how the presidential candidates plan to address them. 2016 could be the year caregivers have a voice. [Read More]

Are You Part of the Sandwich Generation?

More Americans than ever are feeling the pressure to take care of everyone. Are you one of them? [Read More]

5 Smart Ways to Arrange Caregiving Breaks

Are you a caregiver for your loved one? Here are some ways you can arrange a break for yourself. [Read More]

10 Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Caregivers

Does your holiday shopping list include someone who caring for an older adult at home? They will love these 10 gift ideas. [Read More]

Fashion For Caregivers

Caregiving is a hard job. Cleaning, bending, getting dirty, reaching, and lifting are all part of your everyday routine. But just because you’re a caregiver doesn’t mean you can’t look stylish and feel great. [Read More]

How To Prevent Senior Dehydration

Water sustains all life, yet many people do not drink enough water to stay healthy on a daily basis. Dehydration is one of the most common reasons for hospitalization in seniors. Is your loved one drinking enough? [Read More]