Month: June 2019

We at You Are Not Alone Elder Care believe everyone matters and are worthy of validation

We at You Are Not Alone Elder Care believe everyone matters and are worthy of validation. We assess and provide input to ensure quality of life up until the last breath. We affirm everyone is a culmination of their life experiences and not just the place in which they find themselves. We minimize the stressors of the senior years. We are here for you.

YANAEC provides a service. We are not a location nor a placement

YANAEC provides a service. We are not a location nor a placement. We go wherever our clients are; nursing home, assisted living, hospital, home, children’s home, etc.. We help families who have a hard time facing death by facilitating important conversations and providing support and education.

Dame Cicely Saunders

“You matter because you are you, and you matter to the last moment of your life. We will do all we can, not only to help you die peacefully, but also live until you die.” Dame Cicely Saunders

Unknown

“Sometimes in life we just need someone who will be there for us. Someone who will listen. Someone who will understand us.” Unknown

A good death is recognition that a person is still living until the last breath….living your best life

Death is still a taboo subject in our society – or if not “taboo” something that we don’t want to talk about. Most people, therefore, don’t have a healthy concept of what it’s like to die before it happens, or what constitutes a “good death.” Ask any death doula what a good death means, and they’ll tell you that it is a recognition that a person is still alive until they take their last breath. An individual might have a terminal illness, they may have no prospect of recovery, and they may h