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CarePlus: Personal Care and Technology

By |August 2nd, 2015|

CarePlus is a program developed by Assisted Living Services that offers the benefits of a personal care assistant and senior care technology.
If you are a caregiver for a Connecticut senior or a loved one who […]

Elder Care Technology Helps Keep Loved Ones at Home

By |April 13th, 2015|

Connecticut caregivers trying to keep an aging loved one safe at home are turning to technology for help. Innovative technology solutions for everything from wandering to medication reminders to kitchen safety are making it possible […]

Elder Care in CT: Warning Signs a Senior Needs Help at Home

By |April 2nd, 2015|

If you are preparing to visit a Connecticut senior loved one, knowing the warning signs that indicate they might need a little extra help is important. Equally important is knowing what to do if you […]

Remote Monitoring to Balance Independence and Safety for Seniors

By |February 26th, 2015|

If you are the caregiver for an aging family member or loved one, you may be dealing with the dilemma of balancing senior independence and safety with your own peace of mind. You know the […]

Wandering Prevention Technology for Alzheimer’s Patients

By |February 22nd, 2015|

Wandering is the behavior adult children caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s at home fear most. Due to the cold temperatures, winter months are especially dangerous for seniors with a history of wandering.

According to […]

Homecare Clients Benefit From Animal Assisted Therapy Program

By |February 2nd, 2015|

You’ve read about and seen pictures of Sonny, our amazing Golden Retriever who is a Registered Therapy Animal. And you may have even seen him in person!

Sonny and Sharon D’Aquila, President of Assisted Living Services, […]

An innovative way to provide care in Connecticut (or Anywhere!)

By |May 13th, 2014|

ALS & ALT expand “CarePlus” Program

Assisted Living Services, Inc. and Assisted Living Technologies, Inc. announce they are teaming up to expand the “CarePlus” Program. CarePlus entitles clients that use our Personal Care Assistant Services for […]

Observation Status and Hospitalizations: What’s The Deal?

By |May 4th, 2014|

So, You’ve been admitted to the hospital. Are you considered “inpatient” or are you on “observation status”?

Hospitals have been increasing their use of the observation status with Medicare patients because Medicare penalizes hospitals for readmission of […]

Winter’s Impact on Connecticut’s Elderly

By |January 5th, 2014|

The busy days of the holiday season sometimes make it easier to overlook the grey days of winter. Now that they are behind us, it is hard to avoid noticing that winter is here. For […]

Holiday Hazards: What to Watch for When a Loved One Has Alzheimer’s

By |November 13th, 2013|

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Decking the halls is a traditional part of the holiday season for most families in Connecticut. When an aging loved one lives with Alzheimer’s disease or a related form […]