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

Tips for Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

August 20, 2021By Best CarePediatric Home Care

August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, so let’s take a moment to provide information for parents and caregivers regarding how to stay on top of kids’ eye development and health! Why Is Children’s Eye Health So Important? As children grow, their eyes are still developing. That’s why children’s eye health and safety is… Continue Reading Tips for Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month

7 Ways to Help a Child with Autism Thrive

April 18, 2020By Best CareHome Care, Pediatric Home Care

Let’s #CelebrateDifferences in honor of National Autism Awareness Month! According to Autism Speaks, “Autism refers to a broad range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication.” There are many subtypes of ASD. Autism isn’t a single condition but a series of behaviors or cognitive challenges that affect each… Continue Reading 7 Ways to Help a Child with Autism Thrive

4 Tips for Providing Home Care for Cerebral Palsy

March 26, 2020By Best CarePediatric Home Care

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a broad term for a group of disorders that cause weakness or problems using muscles. It’s also the most prevalent motor disability in childhood. When CP causes more severe symptoms, a child may require special equipment in order to walk. Others may have more mild CP, requiring fewer accommodations.  While no… Continue Reading 4 Tips for Providing Home Care for Cerebral Palsy

Does My Child Qualify for Pediatric Homecare Services?

May 24, 2019By Best CarePediatric Home Care

Being a parent is a life-changing responsibility that presents both joyful and stressful challenges. If your child has special needs or is living with a medical condition that requires round-the-clock care, the role of parenting can quickly become overwhelming—especially if you have other children in your family to support. According to the National Organization on… Continue Reading Does My Child Qualify for Pediatric Homecare Services?