1. 4 Tips to Remember If You Have a Loved One With Alzheimer’s

    If you’re here on our website reading our blog, it’s safe to assume that you have a loved one who is in need of some care. There are many reasons why the elderly need home care in their advanced age — at a certain point, the body just starts breaking down, and it’s important to be there for them when it happens. One of the most heartbreaking and difficult conditions is Alzheimer’s diseas…Read More

  2. What Your Loved Ones With Alzheimer’s Want You to Know

    With over 20 years of being in business, Wilson Care has established itself as the finest senior care company in Oahu. With so many elderly patients we’ve cared for, both at home and in our senior living center, we’ve seen the full spectrum of health among Hawaii’s elderly many times over. In our decades of experience, we have treated many seniors who struggle with dementia and Alzheimer’s…Read More

  3. Why Our CNAs and Caregivers Love What They Do

    The road to old age can be one that’s loaded with happiness and joy, or fraught with stress and pain. Realistically, it’s a combination of the two for most people. There are countless people who achieve their dreams, raise amazing families, and look back on a life well-lived, but even they can’t avoid the inevitability of aging, where their body stops functioning like it used to. Elderly cit…Read More

  4. Halloween Festivities That Can Be Enjoyed By Seniors

    Whoever said that getting older means you can’t enjoy the fun stuff in life? Specifically, who says you can’t go all-in on fun Halloween festivities even in your elder years? We certainly don’t believe that seniors are exempt from celebrating Halloween at Wilson Care, and even if your body is no longer what it once was, there are plenty of activities that are fun for people of all ages and b…Read More

  5. How To Feel Better With Pneumonia

    There’s no doubt about it, pneumonia can be deadly to elderly patients, and unfortunately, it’s making its way to Honolulu. Because our home health care professionals at Wilson Care want your loved one to be cared for in the best way possible, we’re providing you with tips on how help make feel better if they’ve been diagnosed with pneumonia this winter. But first, what is pneumonia? What …Read More

  6. Signs That It’s Time For Assisted Living

    Moving a loved one into assisted living is never an easy decision to make. Oftentimes, the move needs to happen due to an escalating disease or increased difficulty moving through the home. Here are some signs that it may be time to consider assisted living: Aggression - If your loved one is easier to upset than before and responds with physical or verbal violence, it may be time for an assisted l…Read More

  7. Tips for Moving Into Assisted Living

    If your loved one will soon be moving into Wilson Care, we want to make sure he or she will have the smoothest transition possible. It’s often important to your family member that you help move him or her into the new home, whether that be through packing, unpacking, or saying goodbye to the old home. Here are a few tips to help ease the transition into his or her new assisted living space. Say …Read More

  8. Decorating Tips for Assisted Living

    If you are moving your loved one into a nursing home, make sure you know what to bring! Just like decorating a house, decorating an assisted living space is important to helping your love one feel at home and comfortable in new surroundings. Check out the following tips to help ease the transition and make a new home. Pick What’s Important Unfortunately, the new living space will be smaller than…Read More

  9. The Benefits Of A Healthy Social Life As A Senior

    Social lives are great to have, but hard to maintain. When we’re young it’s easy to maintain a social life. Between the days spent at work, friends from college and the young families surrounding you, having people to talk to isn’t hard. But as we get older, friends move and people get busy. Unfortunately, it doesn’t get better. As someone that is either looking into or living in an assist…Read More

  10. Safe Gardening Tips For Seniors

    There are few things as beautiful as the summers in Honolulu. Our lush, green trees create shade and an overall beautiful scene while fruits and flowers grow at a rapid rate. If you’ve lived on the island a long time, you’ve grown to love gardening and are likely find it becoming one of your favorite pastimes, and that won’t change with age. At Wilson Care, we are full supporters of active l…Read More