Important Industry Trend
In 1990, there were 31,235,000 seniors age 65 and older. Over the next three decades, that number is expected to more than double, reaching almost 70,000,000 seniors age 65 and over. – U.S. Census Bureau By 2005, 37 percent of all U.S.workers will face more concern in caring for a parent than caring for a child. –Aragon Consulting 65 percent of family members who worked while caring for an aging parent experienced conflict with their jobs, including tardiness, lost hours or income, or sacrificing of vacation time. – Gallop Study 95 percent of seniors, age 75 and older, prefer to stay in the privacy of their own homes. – EPM Communications
National Private Duty Association -the nation’s first association for providers of private duty home care, which includes non-medical home care services.
Caregiving – www.caregiving.org- dedicated to providing support to family caregivers and the professionals who help them and to increasing public awareness of issues facing family caregivers. Please review the listings below. If you are unable to find the appropriate contact, please write, FAX or email us from the information below.