Elder Advocates is dedicated to providing the finest in medical and ancillary services to the elderly and their families. The focus is on the client with emphasis on blending family, healthcare professionals and the network of resources in the community for successful aging and independent living.

Experience the difference 27 years of nursing including 10 years of
certified case management can make for you and your family.

>> Warning Signs

Are there any warning signs I should look for?

There are numerous warning signs and behavioral changes that may indicate you or a family member would benefit from our services. Some of these changes might be:

Fall more than once with or without injury

Recent gain or loss of significant weight

Unexplained injuries or bruises

Confused or forgetful

Anxious or depressed

Unable to clearly explain or describe things

Lost the right or ability to drive

Increasingly isolated behavior or refusing to go out

Experienced the recent death of a spouse, child, partner or pet

If one or more of these seem to apply please take a few moments to explore our online Needs Assessment.



 

>> Elder Advocates News


(Jun. 06, 2010)

Geriatric Care Managers: A Profile (Jan. 08, 2006)

Geriatric Care Managers Function/Description

Waiting For The Right Time (Jan. 08, 2006)

The factors individuals and families need to consider when transitioning into different living arrangements

For a complete list of all Elder Advocates articles click here.


>> Resources


Alzheimer's Association

Carolinas Center for Hospice and End of Life Care

South Carolina's Office on Aging

AARP

National Parkinson Foundation

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

For more information about these resources click here.


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