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Former Senator Florence Shapiro Speaks at the Plano Chamber of Commerce Women’s Division Holiday Luncheon

Second Family Home Care attended a festive affair of The Plano Chamber of Commerce Women’s Division luncheon on December 10, 2014, at Gleneagles Country Club in Plano, Texas. The key note speaker was business professional and Former Senator, Florence Shapiro. Among other interests, Mrs. Shapiro is now the Executive Director of Collin County Business Alliance. […]

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Holiday Fun with Second Family Home Care

What were the names of the Three Kings who visited Baby Jesus? What popular Christmas song contains the line “All is calm, all is bright?” What famous author wrote “A Christmas Carol?” These were some of the questions asked as Second Family Home Care held a Christmas Trivia Game at the Villagio Memory Care Community […]

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Five Phrases to Remember as a Home Care Provider

Home Care in Frisco, TX – Keep these Ideas in Mind when Approaching any Caregiving Challenge Being a home care provider is a great responsibility. There are many things you can do to help prepare for home care. Sometimes, just repeating a phrase or two as part of preparation or reminders can have numerous benefits. […]

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How Can Pets Reduce Caregiver Stress?

Caregivers in Frisco, TX – The Invaluable Relationship Between Seniors and Their Pets Extends to Caregivers As Well For most of his life, Larry had pets. When he was a kid, his parents didn’t allow him to have a cat or dog. He did have a couple of goldfish and he took care of them extremely […]

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Dallas CSA Leaders Network

The Dallas CSA Leaders Network held their monthly meeting November 18, 2014, from 6:00pm – 7:30pm at Legacy Texas Title, located at 3512 Preston Road, Suite 200, Plano, Texas 75093. Our guest speaker was Natalie Garry, Nurse Practioner, from UT Southwestern Medical Center Division of Geriatrics. Natalie Garry detailed some of the various programs UT […]

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Know the Common Causes of Falls to Improve Senior Safety

Senior Care in Frisco, TX – Make Changes to Your Senior Parent’s Home and Lifestyle to Reduce the Risk of a Devastating Fall Every year seniors suffer from falls resulting in broken bones requiring surgical procedures to correct injuries. Some injuries sustained during falls lead to serious complications. Falls are the leading preventable cause for seniors […]

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The Benefits of a Liquid Diet for Seniors with Digestive Conditions

Home Care in Plano TX

Home Care in Plano, TX – For Seniors with Digestive Issues, a Liquid Diet may just be the Answer Seniors who suffer from uncomfortable digestive-related illnesses and disorders like colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, or inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) face few options when symptoms appear. First-hand treatments like steroids can be beneficial, but they are often […]

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Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Conference: Focus on the Care Partner

Second Family Home Care was proud to attend the Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Conference on November 5, 2014. The conference was held at Lovers Lane United Methodist Church located at 9200 Inwood Road in Dallas, TX. This local conference was put on by the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Dallas Chapter and attendees were in excess of 100 […]

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What to Do When Caring for a Senior Parent Becomes Overwhelming

Elderly Care in Plano, TX

Elderly Care in Plano, TX – When You Don’t Know How You’ll Handle it All, Home Care Services can Help Written by Alan S., a son providing elderly care for his ailing father. I am a construction engineer and have been doing this work for 15 years. I have more than 30 men working for […]

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Second Family Home Care of Plano, TX Announces New Executive Member to Join the Second Family Home Care Team!!

Release Date: November 6, 2014 Second Family Home Care, LLC Contact Person:  Lou Metoyer 1400 Preston Rd, Ste 400 Plano, Texas 75093 Office: 972-347-0700 www.secondfamilyhc.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Plano, Texas – 11/06/14) Second Family Home Care is pleased to announce Tim Powell as their new Director of Marketing.  Tim comes with over 20 years of […]

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