Practical Oral Care Solutions

For People with Developmental Disabilities People with certain disabilities, including the developmentally disabled, sometimes struggle with oral health issues. Knowing how to better care for a loved one’s oral hygiene is an important aspect of providing great care. The following are some typical dental and oral health problems that persons with developmental disabilities struggle with…

Living with a Disability

5 Ways to Enhance the Daily Life of a Person with a Disability Living with a disability does not have to mean giving up personal independence. Home care agencies, like Genacta In-Home Care, work with people with disabilities on a daily basis, helping them maintain and enhance their independence at home. While the person may…

How To Better Care For A Disabled Loved One

Caregiving is a full-time job, even if it’s not your only full-time job! Having a loved one who depends on your care is a rewarding, but time-consuming experience, and caring for a loved one with a disability presents its own unique challenges – heavy lifting, strict medication regimens, equipment maintenance, etc. Sometimes, caregivers of disabled…

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R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Being Respectful To Individuals With Disabilities

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Being Respectful To Individuals With Disabilities Along with the physical and/or mental challenges that often go along with living with a disability, disabled individuals oftentimes must face social challenges as well. Unfortunately, many people don’t know how to treat a disabled person, and may talk down to the person or make incorrect assumptions about…