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Celebrating One of Our First Caregivers


Marie Damite Prospere has been a caregiver with SYNERGY HomeCare of Greater Boston longer than any of our other employees — for more than 6 years! She joined our agency in 2016 and has been in the home care field for ten years. She decided to become a caregiver because she loves  to provide care…

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Making it Easier for Seniors to Ask for Help


Communicating some of the ideas and options for help that your loved one may not be aware of can make a huge difference in how open they are to asking for and receiving the help that they need. Approach the situation lovingly, calmly and patiently. It might take some time for your loved one to let down their guard and warm up to the idea of having additional help and asking for it. 

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Five Years and Still Going Strong


This May is a special anniversary for SYNERGY HomeCare!  We are celebrating five years serving the Greater Boston area, and we are thankful to reach this milestone!  We remember the excitement of putting up the name plate at our first office and working with our first client.  

Five years later, we think of the many, many clients we’ve served, the stories they’ve shared, and the trust they placed in our agency to meet their needs. 

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Senior Independence


Maintaining independence later in life is often a great self-esteem booster that promotes a sense of self-worth, well-being and achievement – which are all incredibly valuable for aging adults who feel as if they have very little control of life changes that come with age. 

Many seniors don’t require assistance and can maintain independently for many years. However, some older adults do struggle with physical and mental limitations that may hinder the ability to safely perform daily tasks like personal hygiene, grocery shopping and getting to doctor appointments. When these situations arise, family members become concerned and want to provide help for their loved ones but realize that many options are going to take away the sense of independence and freedom that their loved ones value. 

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SYNERGY HomeCare of Greater Boston Awarded Caring Star 2021 Award


We are pleased to announce that SYNERGY HomeCare of Greater Boston has been selected as a 2021 Caring Star for service excellence for in-home care. In consumer ratings and reviews on Caring.com, SYNERGY HomeCare earned a 5-star rating (the highest possible score) within the qualification time frame, while also having a high volume of positive reviews, responding to any negative reviews, and meeting other criteria for this national honor. There are only three Caring Star 2021 agencies in Norfolk county, and SYNERGY HomeCare is among 504 agencies across the country for Caring Stars 2021.

Caring.com is a leading senior care referral service and the nation’s top site for senior care reviews. Founded in 2007, Caring’s mission is to help as many seniors and their caregivers as possible through empathetic, expert guidance.

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Stay Connected With Aging Parents During Quarantine


While social distancing and quarantine is critical to keeping the population safe, it can make you feel distanced from your elderly parents. Read how you can stay connected to your aging parents!

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Tips on Growing Old in Your Home


Growing older and living at home still remains to be a goal of many seniors.  This goal, however, needs proper planning and consideration.

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New Year's Resolutions for Seniors


New Year’s resolutions for seniors are quite doable. They simply require a little creativity and an adherence to doctor’s orders.

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