Karen Brown

COVID-19 Update

A Caring Hand Services has taken action to protect our clients and prevent the spread of COVID-19. Watch the video below to see our precautions against COVID-19. If you have any questions or concerns, please call us at (212) 828-4545.

How is Parkinson’s disease diagnosed?

Parkinson’s disease is a brain disorder that is diagnosed based upon one’s medical history, symptoms, and examinations. Parkinson’s disease gets progressively worse overtime and the expected lifespan of an individual with Parkinson’s disease is around 10 to 20 years after being diagnosed. Individuals usually begin to experience symptoms at around 60 years of age. Here …

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5 fundamental tips when caring for someone with Dementia

When caring for someone with Dementia, it is important to educate yourself about Dementia. Here are some fundamental tips to consider when approaching your role as a caregiver for someone with Dementia: Accept support from others. Caring for someone with Dementia can be challenging, overwhelming, and frustrating. Never be afraid to ask for help whether …

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How to stop your elderly loved ones from falling prey to Fraud?

This January, as our loved ones are by themselves, we want to make sure they don’t fall prey to obvious scams. They may not deal enough with technology to recognize when something is off. This is why scammers prey on older people more than anyone else. Fraudsters target older adults using a variety of scams …

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