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Nobody knows exactly what to expect from their aging journey. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you don’t know what tomorrow will bring. The good news is, you don’t have to go through it alone.

Right at Home exists to be your guide to successful living at home. Whether you’re looking for tips on aging in place, a guide to transitional care after a hospital stay, or information on any other aging topic, we're here to help. We use our decades of experience and partnerships with experts worldwide to guide you each step of the way. Take some time to browse through our articles, guides and videos, knowing that you have a trusted guide to help you through it all.

Paying for In-Home Care

Learn about the many options available to pay for ongoing home care services.

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Articles With Tips on Aging Well

Aging in Place: Should We Keep the Elderly in Their Own Homes?
Are you wondering about whether it's the right idea to keep your aging loved one in their own home? Here is what you should know about aging in place and what is required to keep the elderly safe and independent in their own homes.
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How Home Healthcare Workers Are Navigating the COVID-19 Outbreak
Right at Home of Southern Maryland was recently featured in an article from Healthline, a website and provider of health information. Melanie Lamar, Co-Owner of Right at Home Southern Maryland, was interviewed by Roz Plater for an article about how home healthcare workers are navigating the COVID-19 outbreak across the nation.
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Budgeting for In-Home Care

There are many ways that in-home care can save money. What might at first seem like an added expense may well be the very puzzle piece that helps the family budget remain sound.

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In-Depth Guides for Families

Adult Caregiving Guide Adult Caregiving Guide
Adult Caregiving Guide
You’re happy to help your aging loved one, but it isn’t always easy. And knowing when you may need some extra help can also be a challenge. Don’t ignore the signs that your loved one’s needs are changing.
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Aging-in-Place Guide
With the vast majority of older adults wanting to remain in their homes as they age, it’s essential to identify the potential roadblocks and how to address them. Certain aging and health challenges can affect everyday activities.
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Dementia Cognitive Change Guide Dementia Cognitive Change Guide
Supporting Loved Ones With Dementia or Cognitive Change
Right at Home’s approach to dementia care and cognitive support is built on the belief that every person living with dementia or cognitive change can interact with their surroundings and connect in new ways with their loved ones.
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Fall Prevention Guide Fall Prevention Guide
Fall Prevention Guide
It’s important that you take time to assess an aging loved one’s house for anything that might be a health risk.
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RightConversations
Communication barriers are a real challenge for family caregivers. Conflicts within the family and communication gaps with healthcare providers can lead to frustration and stress in the caregiving cycle.
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Understanding Grief: A Guide for Grieving Caregivers
Grief associated with the loss or the expected loss of a loved one can be overwhelming. Intense and often unexpected emotions can feel unmanageable and unending.
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Video Resources for a More Empowered Future

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Helping You Navigate the Aging Journey

Home is the best place to be. Find out why seniors have been opening their doors to Right at Home since 1995.

Checklists, Tips and Other Tools

Hospital to Home Guide
Tips for Your Hospital Stay
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Home Safety Checklist for Seniors
Home Safety Checklist
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Hospital Discharge Guide
Discharge Checklist
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Hospital to Home Guide
Tips for Your Hospital Stay
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Home Safety Checklist for Seniors
Home Safety Checklist
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Hospital Discharge Guide
Discharge Checklist
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Companion Care
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Personal Care
There for physical assistance, hygiene, mobility...
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Specialty Care
Support for conditions like Alzheimer’s, diabetes, Parkinson’s...
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