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Why robotic pets may be the next big thing in dementia care

Jennie has big brown eyes, soft golden fur and a tail that won’t stop wagging. Scratch behind her floppy ears, and she’ll lean in for more. She even barks on command. But Jennie’s not a dog. She’s a prototype for Tombot, a puppy-like companion robot being developed by a Santa Clarita, California-based company of the [...]

April Must-Do’s in the Desert

Enjoy this complimentary April 2019 calendar of events provided by Sheridan In-Home Care. We invite you to explore what the Coachella Valley has to offer! There’s a little something for everyone. Stay cool as we start to heat up!   April 12-14, 2019- Coachella Music Festival (Weekend 1) April 14, 2019- Coachella Valley Repertory Evening [...]

January Must-Do’s in the Desert

Enjoy this complimentary January 2019 calendar of events provided by Sheridan In-Home Care. We invite you to explore what the Coachella Valley has to offer! There’s a little something for everyone. Happy 2019!! January 3-14, 2019- Palm Springs International Film Festival January 9, 2019- Woodhaven Country Club Health & Wellness Expo and LifeStream Blood Drive 11 Am - [...]

Use Your Life Insurance To Pay For Long Term Care

The costs of long term care are increasing every year, but most families do not understand what they will be confronting when it is their time to start paying for care. Too many people wait until they are in the midst of a crisis situation before they start trying to figure out how the world [...]

Meet Mike, Sheridan’s Caregiver of the Month for November!

          Mike is a fully qualified caregiver who holds CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant), CPR and FAC certifications.  Working in many disciplines in the medical field, such as pharmacy technician, Mike has a great exposure to many different branches of mental and physical disabilities. He is comfortable working in private and institutional [...]

Community Partner Spotlight: ETAGZ.net QR Coded Medical ID Tags

This month we are excited to spotlight our community partner Marcus Motamedi who is the creator of ETAGZ QR Coded Medical ID Tags. The Etagz.net system allows you to create a personalized medwall. This medwall includes pertinent information like blood type, allergies, primary physician, insurance information, list of current medications, and any medical conditions that you [...]

December Must-Do’s in the Desert

Enjoy this complimentary December 2018 calendar of events provided by Sheridan In-Home Care. We invite you to explore what the Coachella Valley has to offer! There’s a little something for everyone! Happy Holidays! December 2-10, 2018 - Chanukah/Hanukkah December 7, 2018 - Family Services of the Desert 9th Annual FOOD NOW Chili Cook-off, PSAM, 6-9 [...]

Holiday Travel Tips for Seniors

While many seniors host and cook for their families during the holidays, others travel to see their families in other cities or states. If you fall into this category, you will want to know the best senior-friendly tips for traveling comfortably to see your loved ones this Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, or New Year. Consider the [...]

Meet Michael, Sheridan’s Caregiver of the Month for July!

Michael graduated from college with a BS in Social Work and worked as a geriatric social worker for several years. Michael was a Sheridan companion when he was working with a client that started needing personal care and he stepped up and did an excellent job in caring for him. The client's family was very [...]

Healing Harmonies: Music as Medicine for Seniors and Caregivers

Human beings are governed by rhythms. They influence our heartbeat, the cadence of our speech, and even when we fall asleep and wake up. Perhaps this is why we are so mesmerized by music. “From lullabies to funeral songs, music is a part of our lives from the moment we enter the world until the [...]