About Preferred Care at Home
Celebrating life, dignity and independence.®
Since 1984, the founders of Preferred Care at Home have had the privilege of assisting our clients to improve the quality of life while safeguarding their dignity and independence. We do this by placing reliable, compassionate, experienced and affordable caregivers in the comfort of their own home or care facility.
We understand that long-term care can be costly and we have built a reputation of offering quality services at affordable prices. Our wide range of non-medical services are available from 1 to 24 hours per day. Our cost effective live-in care is our specialty, providing 24-hour peace of mind for our clients and their family.
Latest Blog Posts
- Alcoholism in the Senior Population
"Alcohol and prescription drug problems, among adults 60 and older is one of the fastest growing health problems facing the country. Yet, the situation remains underestimated, underidentified, underdiagnosed, and undertreated," states the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD). Alcohol is an accepted drug[...]
- Being Aware of Elder Abuse
What is elder abuse?An accepted, academic definition for elder abuse is "any knowing, intentional, or negligent act by a caregiver or any other person that causes harm or a serious risk of harm to a vulnerable adult."This definition -- from the Administration on Aging[...]
- Family Caregiver Alert: Flu Vaccination for the Elderly in Light of Newly Published Study
As a family caregiver, you understand the importance of getting your elderly parents the flu vaccination. Yet, with busy schedules and demands stretching you in too many directions getting your loved one's vaccination may have slipped through the cracks. While most group care facilities[...]
- Seniors at Risk for Influenza not Ebola
It is terrifying to watch the news talk about the Ebola virus. This virus has been largely confined to Africa, with Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone among the hardest hit, but the first United States Ebola diagnosis took place in Dallas, Texas and suddenly the[...]