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Most Essential Skills of a Caregiver

Do you have what it takes to become a caregiver? Aside from a desire to help others, there are several qualities a good caregiver needs to succeed in this role and truly help their loved ones each day. Here, Serenity Home Care offers some of the most essential caregiver skills and what you can do…

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How To Put Senior Patients At Ease

For many senior citizens, the goal is to age as comfortably and independently as possible, and a little help can go a long way. The transition to a caregiving role may come with its fair share of growing pains – for you and your loved one. At Serenity Home Care, we specialize in-home care services….

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Things to Know as a New Caregiver

As a new caregiver, you have decided to take on the task of looking after a loved one. Although your intentions are pure, it’s common to make some mistakes in the beginning. Learning how to be a caregiver can be challenging, but recognizing these errors early and learning from them can help you provide your…

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What to Expect as a Caregiver

If your spouse, parent, or another loved one has recently become homebound, you may be stepping up to the plate as their new caregiver. And if you’re like many in this situation, you are looking for the answer to an important question – what does a caregiver do, exactly? Depending on the individual’s condition and…

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Consultation and Caregiver Onboarding Tips for New Patients in Oregon

Caregivers provide a vital service – they help senior citizens retain their independence and stay connected to their communities. Home care agencies ensure seniors have help with daily tasks, errands, and personal care so that they can stay in their homes and age in place. If you’re meeting with a new caregiver for yourself or…

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Sensible Precautions as Society Reopens

As COVID-19 restrictions relax, we can once again enjoy the fun of gathering with friends and family. But we know that the pandemic hasn’t gone away, and we still need to be vigilant to keep our loved ones healthy, especially high-risk groups like seniors. Here, Serenity Home Care offers some COVID-19 reopening safety precautions you…

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Safe Traveling in the COVID-19 Era

With the ongoing pandemic, chances are you haven’t been able to travel in quite some time. That could mean being cooped up in the house for too long, or unable to visit loved ones. As more and more people receive their vaccination, the number of travelers is on the rise, but there are still risks…

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Reuniting with Family After COVID Care

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us in Oregon and beyond have had to limit our in-person interactions with older family members. Luckily, as vaccination rates increase and booster shots become more widely available, we can reduce the risk of infection. As far as traditional family gatherings, COVID-19 precautions should be maintained….

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Are You Right for the Caregiving Field?

If you’re thinking about a career in caregiving, you may be wondering what type of person is best suited for taking this career path. Caregivers provide older adults with regular assistance that helps them stay healthy and remain independent. Typical caregiver services include tasks such as: Providing transportation to appointments Assistance with cooking and eating…

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Why Choose Caregiving as a Profession?

Are you thinking about making a career change? If you’re compassionate, caring, and good at working with older adults, a job in caregiving might be the right fit for you. As a caregiver, benefits include the personal satisfaction that comes with knowing you’re providing a valuable service to individuals and families in your community. There…

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12725 SW Millikan Way, Ste 300, Beaverton, OR 97005
Phone: 503-520-9400503-520-9400 | After Hours Phone: 503-740-2212503-740-2212 | Fax: 503-520-9401
Business Hours: Monday to Friday: 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
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