Resources

Senior Care Information You Need from People Who Care

We know that navigating the world of home care and finding the information you need can be challenging. We want to be your local resource for Southwest Michigan home care and aging questions.

Does Your Loved One Need Help at Home?

You visit Mom and notice that some things just aren’t being cared for as they always have, or Dad doesn’t seem to be eating like he should and may need more help caring for his home. Maybe you are starting to question if your loved one is safely able to drive. These signs, and more, may indicate that care is needed. Watch this video to learn more.

Senior Health and Safety Resources

Local Resources

Find links to helpful aging care organizations as well as our ever-expanding library of resources. Click each title to view these websites.

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. – Michigan No-Fault Auto Insurance Resource

Michigan auto accident injury victims are entitled to case management services as a covered benefit under Michigan no-fault insurance laws. As a resource to car accident victims and their families, Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. has listed a number of Case Management Service Providers.

Greater Michigan Chapter – Alzheimer’s Association

With over 95 support groups in the greater Michigan area, the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Michigan Chapter provides support and resources for those with dementia and those who care for them.

National Resources

Alzheimer’s Association

A national network of chapters, the Alzheimer’s Association is the largest national voluntary health organization committed to finding a cure for Alzheimer’s and helping those affected by the disease.

American Heart Association

The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

American Stroke Association

The American Stroke Association is a division of the American Heart Association that is solely focused on reducing disability and heath from stroke through research, education, fundraising, and advocacy.

Hospice Association of America

The Hospice Association of America is a national organization representing more than 2,800 hospices and thousands of caregivers and volunteers who serve terminally ill patients and their families.

National Organization on Disability

By raising disability awareness through programs and information, the National Organization on Disability works toward closing the participation gaps.

National Parkinson’s Foundation

The National Parkinson’s Foundation is an organization dedicated to educating people about Parkinson’s disease.

Home Care Association of America

The Home Care Association of America (HCAOA) is the nation’s first association for providers of private duty home care, and is a recognized resource for information and definition of private duty home care practice, supported by a strong national membership of providers.

Caregiver.com

A leading provider of information, support, and guidance for family and professional caregivers.

American Association for Respiratory Care

The American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) is a not-for-profit, professional organization dedicated to helping persons with respiratory diseases receive safe and effective respiratory care.

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If care is needed, Home Sweet Home In-Home Care is here to help! Call us today at (866) 229-2505 for home care in Paw Paw, MI and throughout Southwest Michigan. Visit our Locations page to find out if our services are available in your area.