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  • Ohio home care service shares fall prevention tips for seniors
    August 18, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    Falls are a serious risk for older adults, especially for those who live alone. According to the CDC, it’s estimated that 3 million elderly people are treated ev...

  • Preventing loneliness in seniors with companion care and more
    August 18, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    Seniors are at greater risk of being socially isolated due to the loss of their spouse, friends, and close family members. In fact, almost one-quarter of adults aged 65 and older are socially isolated, according to the Read more

  • Have a diabetic loved one? Here’s why you should consider home care for diabetic adults
    July 17, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    While diabetes can be well-managed with medications and lifestyle changes, it can cause serious health dangers when left untreated. Those with diabetes, especially elderly individuals, may need a little help managing these day-to-day responsibilities.

  • Top 5 ways a home care agency can keep your parents healthy and thriving
    July 17, 2020 at 7:00 AM

    Home care services for seniors can give you peace of mind as your parents age. Perhaps you no longer live close to your p...

  • After-Surgery Home Care FAQs
    July 1, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Having surgery can be stressful or even frightening, no matter how old you are, but having surgery as a senior can seem especially fraught. If you have an elderly loved one who is undergoing surgery soon, you’re undoubtedly concerned about how to provid...

  • Provide Compassionate Home Care Services For Your Elderly Loved One While You’re Away
    July 1, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Taking a vacation, even for a brief weekend, can be incredibly uplifting for your mental health. When you have an elderly loved one who needs frequent care, however, it can be difficult to imagine a scenario where you take a much-needed vacation and...

  • What’s the Difference Between Home Care and Home Health Care?
    June 19, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Navigating the world of home care assistance can be confusing. The reality is, many home care terms sound similar, yet they refer to a different service. One of the most commonly overlooked distinctions is between home care and home health care. Some ho...

  • 5 Telltale Signs That Your Loved One Needs Home Care
    June 3, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Although aging is a natural part of our life course, it’s still hard to see our parents and elderly relatives trying to cope with everyday living – especially when we are too busy to be there for them at all times.

    So, if you are already consideri...

  • What Qualifies a Person for Home Health Care
    April 29, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    If you’re homebound due to an illness or because you’re recovering from a surgery such as a knee or hip replacement, you may need someone to help with your care. Things such as administering prescribed injections or changing bandages aren’t easy to hand...

  • What Is Companion Care?
    April 29, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    We all need a little help sometimes. Maybe we need someone to remind us to take our medication or to help with light housekeeping and meal preparation. Regardless of the reason, Miami Valley Homecare Services offer companion care and home healthcare opt...

  • How to Find the Best Private Home Care Services With Expert Help
    April 10, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    No matter how much we want to personally take care of our elderly parents and loved ones, there comes a time in life when we need to ask for outside help. This is especially true for families where the children live far away from their aged relatives or...

  • Home Care vs. Live-In Care – What’s Best for Your Family?
    April 10, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    When your loved one can no longer manage their daily life on their own, you may want to consider professional care. With options such as home care or live-in care, you can rest assured that your parents or another older family member can still enjoy a h...

  • Personalized home care services for elderly loved ones
    March 23, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Welcome to Miami Valley Homecare. We are a locally-owned, independent company that offers home healthcare services for seniors and people with disabilities. If you or a loved one are interested in these services, get in touch with us to learn more. Our ...

  • What You Didn’t Know About Live-in Care in Dayton, OH
    March 11, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    It’s a tough decision facing many American families today – should your elderly parents or relatives spend their golden years at home or in a care facility when they require more intensive care? At Miami Valley Homecare, we hope to make your decision a ...

  • The Best Home Care Services in Ohio: Miami Valley HomeCare
    February 27, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    You and your loved ones deserve to have access to the best home care services available. At Miami Valley Homecare, we take pride in being a locally-owned, independent operation that you can trust. We know what it's like to have loved ones become be...

  • Your guide to using home care in Dayton, Ohio
    January 30, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    There comes a time in many of our lives when we need a little help. As we age, our bodies are no longer capable of meeting day-to-day functions with the same ease as they used to. Some of us will encounter accidents or health conditions that make mobili...

  • Answering your questions about Miami Valley Homecare
    January 13, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    At Miami Valley Homecare, we offer home care services in Dayton and other locations in the surrounding area. Whether you're interested in receiving assistance at your home for some activities or on a 24/7 basis, it's normal to have questions. ...

  • Exploring personal care services with Miami Valley Homecare
    December 18, 2019 at 5:00 AM

    There comes a time in many people's lives when they need extra assistance at home. Both aging and adverse medical events can leave you feeling vulnerable. At Miami Valley Homecare, we offer personal care services to people throughout Miami Valley. ...