Franciscan Ever There Care
273 Finch Ave
Meriden, CT 06451
(203) 630-2881
clientservices@franciscanetc.org

DCP#: HCA0000439

"I couldn’t do without Franciscan Ever There Care. I feel like each and every homemaker I’ve met is like one of my daughters. They treat my house and my belongings like they were their own. They are all so wonderful and they make me happy." - J. L.
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Are You Ignoring Your Social Needs as a Family Caregiver?

Caregivers in Berlin CT: Part of being a family caregiver often means that you're constantly trying to find a way to meet your needs while you're meeting the needs of your aging adult. This takes some effort and some commitment.

What You Should Know About International Infection Prevention Week

Elder Care in Meriden CT: October 15 through 21 is International Infection Prevention Week. As a family caregiver, being aware of the risks of infection and what you can do to protect your parent is one of the most important things you can do to guard your loved one’s health.

Is Your Parent Eating These Surprisingly High Sodium Foods?

Elderly Care in Cheshire CT: If your parent is one of the many people who has been advised to reduce their sodium intake, you might be surprised to learn that it can be harder to do so than you think.

Are Patterns a Big Part of Your Senior’s Life Now that She Has Dementia?

Senior Care in Cromwell CT: When your loved one is diagnosed with dementia, there's a lot in both of your lives that changes. Spotting the patterns in their new reality can help both of you deal with this new development.

Does Your Loved One Have Walking Pneumonia?

If your loved one has recently been diagnosed with walking pneumonia, you might be a little curious about the illness. It's actually pretty serious and your loved one needs to pay special attention to her health.

What You Need to Know About the Shingles Vaccine

Home Care in Hamden CT: Shingles is a painful rash that is caused by the virus that causes chickenpox. After having chickenpox, the virus never leaves a person’s body and they are at risk for shingles.

Perfect Picnics with Elderly Loved Ones

Caregivers in Camden CT: Warm summer days beckon everyone to come outside and enjoy themselves, and a picnic is an idea way for your elderly loved one and family members to spend an afternoon.

Signs and Symptoms of Heat Exhaustion in Seniors

Elder Care in Waterbury CT: Even though conditions at a picnic, outdoor event or even a car during the summer months might not trigger heat-related problems in younger adults, seniors can be affected.