Qualified Caregivers in Melbourne & Brevard County

The most common misconception about home health care is that it is strictly for elderly patients who want to remain in their homes and not go to a nursing or assisted living facility. Although this is a common need, Champion Home Health Care offers care for many other situations as well.

The Importance of Finding Great Elderly Care

Finding senior health care for your loved ones isn't a choice to take lightly. When it comes to making certain they're taken care of, you need to know all of your options! It's no surprise that there are many options for home nursing care for your loved ones, but that doesn't mean that they are [...]

By | 2019-05-16T15:05:18-04:00 May 16th, 2019|Categories: Caregivers, Elderly Senior Care, Senior Health Care|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on The Importance of Finding Great Elderly Care

The Path to Long Distance Caregiving in Melbourne, FL

Being a primary caregiver is never an easy task. No matter who you are, seeing a loved one in decline is hard and brings a host of challenges with it. You always want the best for those you love and this is why Champion Home Health Care takes so much pride in the home health [...]

By | 2019-03-15T10:46:17-04:00 March 15th, 2019|Categories: Caregivers|Tags: , , |Comments Off on The Path to Long Distance Caregiving in Melbourne, FL

Self-Care for the Caregiver

There is never a better time to start caring for yourself in a healthy way than this very moment. You can start to take proactive steps towards a healthier balance between caring for family members and yourself. It is so very easy to let your needs slide as a caregiver and here at Champion Home [...]

By | 2019-01-10T07:22:55-05:00 December 21st, 2018|Categories: Caregivers|Tags: , |Comments Off on Self-Care for the Caregiver

Gifting Caregivers

As the Christmas holiday rapidly approaches, we are all busy trying to find the best gifts for the people we care about. This is the time of year when the kindness and generosity of those around us come into clear focus. Each of us looks for ways to celebrate those who have had a meaningful [...]

By | 2018-01-04T13:58:34-05:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: Caregivers|Tags: |Comments Off on Gifting Caregivers

March: Social Workers Month, Certified Nurses Day, Patient Safety Awareness

March is focused on many topics which easily encompass or are relevant to the heading of home health care. Our most recent blog focused on social workers and how they are such an essential part of the home health care village. Often serving as liaisons and referral sources, social workers work hand in hand with [...]

By | 2017-03-22T08:32:09-04:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: Caregivers, Elderly Senior Care|Tags: , , |Comments Off on March: Social Workers Month, Certified Nurses Day, Patient Safety Awareness

Behaviors Associated with Alzheimer’s Disease

Our last few posts have been focusing on Alzheimer’s disease, from the symptoms and signs to the possible steps to take as the disease progresses. The National Institute of Aging suggests that as many as 5 million Americans may have Alzheimer’s, a progressively degenerative brain disease with cognitive and behavioral changes ranging from mild in [...]

By | 2017-03-22T08:32:12-04:00 March 10th, 2017|Categories: Alzheimer's, Caregivers|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Behaviors Associated with Alzheimer’s Disease

Caregivers Need Care Too

At Champion Home Health Care, we realize caregivers need to take time to rest, rejuvenate, and tend to themselves. A giver of care is a more encompassing job than the title suggests. If you have taken on the task of caring for a senior loved one or parent, you are well-aware of what a challenging, [...]

By | 2017-03-22T08:32:36-04:00 January 10th, 2017|Categories: Caregivers, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Caregivers Need Care Too

“Snow Birds” That Need Medical Attention

MEDICAL HELP FOR "SNOW BIRDS" Do you migrate to Florida for the winter season? The weather is great, but what happens if you become ill? The fact is that many “snow birds” do not have a Florida physician. When a problem develops with your health, it snowballs into other dilemmas. Other than calling 911 for [...]

Caregivers Need Vacation Too

Even Family Caregivers Need Time Off As swarms of people from other states descend on Florida for fun in the sun, many Floridians are in desperate need of a vacation, themselves. The beauty of palm trees and the ocean are barely noticed by those caring for family members alone, without respite. With little hope of [...]

Honor Alzheimer’s disease caregivers by sharing a personal tribute

November is National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month. In the United States alone, there are nearly 15 million Alzheimer's and dementia caregivers.  You can join us in honoring them by sharing a personal tribute message!  

By | 2017-03-22T08:34:16-04:00 July 5th, 2016|Categories: Alzheimer's, Caregivers, Dementia, Senior Health Care|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Honor Alzheimer’s disease caregivers by sharing a personal tribute