Home care in Woburn, MA

  • 400 Trade Center
  • Suite 5900
  • Woburn, MA 01801

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April 5th, 2018 Celebrating our 2018 Regional Nurses of the Year

What makes nurses so special? We believe it is a special combination of head and heart. They have the knowledge and clinical expertise to provide the very best care as well as genuine compassion and empathy during their patients' most...

August 25th, 2017 Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month

President Ronald Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month in 1983. Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. Every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops...

August 25th, 2017 Helping Seniors Stay Safe During the Holidays

The holidays are upon us, and that means great food, family and friends. This is a time of year when many families visit their aging loved ones, often seeing them face-to-face for the first time in months, perhaps an entire year. That’s why...

April 1st, 2016 Occupational Therapy for Seniors

April is National Occupational Therapy Month. Occupational therapy helps people participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities, or occupations. Common occupational therapy interventions...

February 10th, 2013 Seeing clearly through blindness and dementia

I’d like to tell you about a friend of mine named Hazel. Hazel is a feisty, 86 year-old woman who won my heart months ago. She has mid-stage dementia, and is almost completely blind. She has her hair done weekly, she has her nails done every other...