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How to Minimize Risk of Infections During a Hospital Stay [VIDEO]

By |August 25th, 2015|

Consumer Reports recently published a report on the germ warfare going on in hospitals and provided information on how to protect yourself from infections during a hospital stay. In the study, more than 3,000 U.S. hospitals […]

Animal-Assisted Therapy for Seniors

By |August 18th, 2015|

The Mayo Clinic recently published an article on pet therapy, aka animal assisted therapy and activities. The June 2015 article discusses the growing support for pet therapy and its value to people recovering from medical […]

Tips for Traveling With a Senior

By |August 10th, 2015|

Tips for Traveling With a Senior Loved One
Everyone deserves a relaxing summer vacation, but for parents of a special needs child or caregiver of an elderly family member, it can seem more like work than […]

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 […]