Lovingly Remembered
Angela Martin

Lovingly Remembered: October 2023

John Nelson Langdon December 6, 1931 ~ October 7, 2023 A lifetime resident of Myersville, Nelson devoted his life to serving others. After serving in the military, he worked for many years with Erie Insurance, retiring as vice president and

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Thanksgiving Activities for Seniors
Activities
Angela Martin

6 Heartwarming Thanksgiving Activities for Seniors

Thanksgiving is a special time to express gratitude and celebrate the blessings in our lives. For seniors, the holiday holds particular significance, offering an opportunity for connection, reflection, and joy. Engaging in meaningful Thanksgiving activities can enhance their sense of

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recipes for seniors
Diet
Angela Martin

Nutritious Summer Recipes for Seniors

Has your senior loved one become pickier about food lately? As we mentioned in a previous blog, there can be several reasons why this occurs, and it’s essential to ensure good nutrition in the elderly. Nutritious summer recipes for seniors

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in-home care
Aging in Place
Angela Martin

What Are Some Advantages of In-Home Care?

Have you been contemplating getting care for your senior loved one? People often prefer in-home care for several reasons, as it offers numerous benefits and advantages compared to other options. Here are some reasons why people like in-home care: It’s

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Lovingly Remembered
Angela Martin

Lovingly Remembered: June 2023

Mary DudleyApril 15, 1939 ~ June 19, 2023 A longtime client of Shepherd’s Staff In-home Care, Mary lived on a farm in FrederickCounty until her death. She leaves behind a loving niece, her adopted son, two sisters,a nephew, and three

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hospice
Aging in Place
Angela Martin

How is Palliative Care Different Than Hospice?

As our previous blog mentioned, palliative and hospice care are often confused. They share similarities but have distinct differences in terms of the timing and goals of care. Here are the key differences between palliative care and hospice care: Hospice

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