PRLog - March 30, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO -- Homecare.com is pleased to announce that it has earned the People’s Choice distinction in the SeniorHomes.com 2012 Best of the Web contest, in the “Best Websites and Newsletters for Caregivers” category. The award is based on popular public vote.
The annual contest aims to identify the most helpful resources across the Internet for seniors, caregivers and industry professionals. The “Best Websites and Newsletters for Caregivers” category includes websites offering the best information, tools and resources to seniors, their family members and caregivers. Contest judges remarked that Homecare.com provided “great depth and breadth; not marketing but real content.” Judges also noted that Homecare.com offered a “wide range of content and really well done. Definitely one of the best.”
At Homecare.com, caregivers can easily find advice related to caring for aging adults, including Medicare and Medicaid; hospice, in-home or nursing home care; caregiver stress; and financial resources. Further, caregivers can review comprehensive articles about common illnesses such as heart disease, dementia, Alzheimer’s, diabetes and more. Homecare.com combines this wealth of information with easy-to-use organizational features, allowing users to help an older family member or friend plan to remain at home for as long as possible.
Homecare.com provides expert information, answers and resources – as well as practical action steps – to help caregivers make sound decisions and successfully navigate the complex world of elder care. The free content is presented in a straightforward, easy-to-understand way, and was developed by gerontologist Dr. Linda Rhodes, Pennsylvania's former Secretary of Aging. In addition to the resources on www.homecare.com, you can find our caregiver community on Facebook: www.facebook.com/