No more ugly medical button on a string! The security of a failsafe for seniors who live alone or those who are prone to wandering, now comes in many forms! Senior wearables are handy devices that stay with the senior and can be used in case of an accident, or GPS tracker that records the…

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The days are getting longer and flowers are in bloom. It’s time to take a look at the inside of your loved one’s living space. The time-honored tradition of throwing open the doors and windows to welcome the springtime sun and the refreshing breezes is still important for all of us—especially for seniors who may…

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Our mission is to enable seniors to age in place with dignity and grace. Through our core values of comfort, affection, respect, integrity, nurturing, and generosity, we are certain our mission will be achieved for providing quality care for you or your loved one. One of the cornerstones of our care approach is compassion. We…

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When most people think of home care they think it is just for the elderly but this is not the case. Home care can take on the unique situation and needs of the individual and family. At Upstate Home Care Solutions, we serve the elderly, disabled individuals, individuals with developmental issues, and even mothers in need…

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More than likely if you are reading this, you are concerned about a family member. If you are concerned about a loved one’s well-being, take the time to evaluate how they’re doing in terms of health, safety and quality of life. Any of these five red flags may indicate that your loved one needs more…

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Aging Parents For the majority of our lives, especially childhood, our parents can seem ageless and invulnerable. We forget to stop and think about as we grow older, so do they… They have taken care of us throughout our lives and for many we continue to lean on them for advice and support as adults.…

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After a long and frigid winter, it’s a relief to know that warmer weather is around the corner. Put away the wool scarves and heavy jackets and start to embrace the higher temperatures with a senior in your life. Try these six fun Springtime activities that seniors — and everyone — can enjoy.  6 ways…

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You may already have home care for your loved one, or you may not, but the question keeps arising – does Mom (or Dad, or Grandpa, etc.) need to move into assisted living? Now, if you already have a home care provider, especially if it is one from UHCS, talk to them first. They are…

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How do you know if home care is the best solution for your family? Home care, independent living, assisted living, nursing home – what do all of these options mean and how do you determine when the time is right to either move your loved one or bring someone into their home to help? Are…

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