Moving a loved one to a long term care facility can be stressful. Follow this packing checklist to help make the move smoother.
Bring your sturdiest clothing. Long Term Care facilities have industrial washers and put them to hot temperatures to
Adaptive apparel should be designed with one goal in mind - to make dressing easier.
Whether you are a caregiver, someone who struggles with independent dressing, or are simply purchasing for a loved one, there are some important questions to consider. Many
Buying clothing online for a loved one in a wheelchair can be a bit tedious. When it comes to outerwear, Silvert’s has so many cape options of varying sizes, weights, and colors that it may be overwhelming to make a
As a young child, I don’t know who had more fun on Mother’s Day – Mom or me. I recall reciting poems, drawing pictures on home-made greeting cards, and making my mother breakfast-in-bed to honor her. Nothing made me happier
Paralysis, lowered mobility, and other physical challenges make it difficult for older adults to get in and out of their clothes. At Silverts, we believe getting seniors dressed should be the least of a caregiver’s struggles. That’s why people all
There is no doubt a good night’s sleep is beneficial for the body — it’s how we restore our energy levels and reset our minds for the next day. When we don’t get enough truly restful sleep, our mood as
The first of this series - Holiday Gift Ideas: Part 1-- focused on gifts that are made by hand. But not everybody is inclined to go the creative route. Spending quality time together also relays loving messages.
Make the present your
When it comes to holiday gift-giving, what do you buy the individuals who already have everything, and want nothing?
My personal strategy for gift-giving has everything to do with honoring my beloved elders with gifts that touch their hearts and souls
Buttoning a blouse, pulling a sweater over my head, tying my shoes, and zipping up my jacket -- I go through these simple, everyday tasks of getting dressed in the morning without giving them much thought. All I need is
Making pasta sauce from scratch is not something I do often because the cooking process alone can take almost an entire day. Grocery shopping for ingredients is also a labor of love. Are the tomatoes ripe and tasty? Is the