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Respite Care

Summertime Respite Care Time

5 Reasons You May Need Respite Care Being a caregiver to a parent or senior loved ones is one of the hardest jobs you will ever do, but it is also one of the most important. It can become hectic, and sometimes you need to be reminded that you must […]

Live-in Care vs. Hourly Care:

Making the Most of Your Care at Home Aging in place takes support. One place support can be found is having a caregivers come to your home to offer a range of assistance depending on your needs. Assistance might include help around the house, transportation, supervision, and personal care. A […]

National Caregivers Day

Today, Friday, February 18, 2022 is National Caregivers Day and we here at A Homemade Plan just wanted to say “Thank You” to all of our caregivers who share their time, show their love. and give care to our clients!!!

Matters of the Heart

What’s Weighing on Your Heart? February is American Heart Month, a time when all of us can focus on our cardiovascular health. Hypertension (high blood pressure) is a leading risk factor for heart disease and stroke.   What is heart disease? The term “heart disease” refers to several types of […]

10 Years in Business

Celebrating 10 Years in Business

On January 1st, 2012, we opened our first office in Downtown Annapolis. We started A Homemade Plan striving to improve the home care industry and the lives of the seniors we serve. These goals still hold true today. We are feeling very blessed to be providing home care services to […]

Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is November 27th and thank you to all who support small businesses. During this time of Thanksgiving, we are very thankful for our Clients, Caregivers, and community partners who help us everyday. Please think of A Homemade Plan for your home care needs. We hope everyone has […]

November is Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month!

**Alzheimer’s disease is the most common type of dementia.** **It is a progressive disease beginning with mild memory loss and possibly leading to loss of the ability to carry on a conversation and respond to the environment.** **Alzheimer’s disease involves parts of the brain that control thought, memory, and language.** **It […]

Time to Get Your Flu/COVID-19 Vaccination Shots

Get Your Flu Shot Flu Symptoms – People who have flu often feel some or all of these symptoms: fever* or feeling feverish/chills cough sore throat runny or stuffy nose muscle or body aches headaches fatigue (tiredness) some people may have vomiting and diarrhea, though this is more common in […]