How Homecare Can Support Individuals with Learning Disabilities

March 2, 2022By Best CareAdolescent Home Care, Adult Home Care, Pediatric Home Care

According to the Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA), around one in five Americans have some kind of learning disability. This includes anything from ADHD and autism to dyslexia or non-verbal learning difficulties. When we look at adults, this translates to 15% of the adult American population— and that’s not counting people who may have… Continue Reading How Homecare Can Support Individuals with Learning Disabilities

How to Plan for Long-Term Adult Home Care

February 14, 2022By Best CareAdolescent Home Care, Adult Home Care

Raising a child with disabilities is rewarding yet challenging. And for many, cares don’t end when your child reaches adulthood. People with physical and mental disabilities typically require a greater amount of attention and care than others—even into adulthood This can lead to struggles to acclimate to life as an adult, creating unwanted stress for… Continue Reading How to Plan for Long-Term Adult Home Care

Home Care Possibilities For Those Living With Autism

September 27, 2021By Best CareAdolescent Home Care, Pediatric Home Care

Caring for a child or relative with autism presents a number of unique challenges. This neural development disorder is still a subject of extensive research, without any single known cause.  Some autistic children and adults are able to live relatively average, independent lives, with a few special considerations. Others may struggle with more limiting disabilities… Continue Reading Home Care Possibilities For Those Living With Autism

Home Care Options Abound for People Suffering from Depression

July 30, 2021By Best CareAdolescent Home Care, Adult Home Care

Mental health is a vital consideration for caregivers and their recipients of care. Clinical depression can take a toll on both the individual sufferers and those who are caring for them.  What is clinical depression? Clinical depression may continue on for a matter of years, severely reducing the person’s ability to lead an average, functional… Continue Reading Home Care Options Abound for People Suffering from Depression

Services Available for Parents with Autistic Children

October 9, 2020By Best CareAdolescent Home Care, Home Care

Parents of children with autism know that there are plenty of joys but also some extra challenges. If you have children with autism, it’s important for you to know that you’re not alone. There are services and people ready to help you! Here are some options for autism support available to you and your family.… Continue Reading Services Available for Parents with Autistic Children

Providing Home Care for Children with Down Syndrome

March 20, 2020By Best CareAdolescent Home Care

Caring for a child with Down Syndrome, whether you are a parent or a family caregiver, has special challenges and rewards. This genetic condition can present a wide range of physical and cognitive delays, so every child, family, and caregiver will have their own set of circumstances.  The following six tips offer a broad overview… Continue Reading Providing Home Care for Children with Down Syndrome

Is a Pet Right for Your Homecare Patient?

February 16, 2018By Best CareAdolescent Home Care, Adult Home Care, Home Care, Pediatric Home Care, Senior Home Care

Best Home Care specializes in helping seniors and persons with disabilities or special needs find their ideal homecare services. With our expertise, network, and resources, we can assist in helping you find the best home healthcare services in Minnesota. Among other benefits, personal care assistants can provide friendship and company to their patients. However, there… Continue Reading Is a Pet Right for Your Homecare Patient?