Looking for a Change?

In this difficult times, health care workers are in great demand. In fact, prior or the COVID-19 crisis, we’ve had a shortage of Nurses and Aides across the United states that is expected to last for seven years or longer. Morningstar pays for the entry-level...

A Message From the Owner

MORNINGSTAR CARE HOMES  REAL CARE. REAL HOMES.  March 23, 2020  To residents, families, and friends of Morningstar Care Homes,  Dear Friends,  Things have gone well in our care homes during the first week of implementing the CDC Guidelines and other government orders...

The Theory of Relativity Version 2.0

What I’d like to know is this:  Are the things that happen to us all relative, or is each person’s difficulty significant? The people close to me have been having a very difficult time lately.  I’d like to start by telling you how long this has been going on, but as I...

5 Ways to Help Loved Ones Deal with Grief

by Rebecca Rushing, BSN, RN Wavebreak Media LTD When a loved one’s partner passes away, it can be difficult for them to deal with the ensuing grief. As a family caregiver, you might feel powerless to help, especially when processing the loss of the loved one yourself....

Holiday Hints for Alzheimer’s Caregivers

Holidays can be meaningful, enriching times for both the person with Alzheimer’s disease and his or her family. Maintaining or adapting family rituals and traditions helps all family members feel a sense of belonging and family identity. For a person with Alzheimer’s,...

A Message From the Owner

Dear Friends, Residents, Families and Stakeholders of Morningstar Care Homes, We are very grateful this Thanksgiving season for your support over the past year.  Whether caring for our residents, managing the business, or working in the communities we serve, we know...

Caregiver’s Corner: Life After Stroke

In our memory care homes, most of our residents are plagued with Alzheimer’s Disease or other forms of dementia, Parkinson’s, or strokes.  In many cases, more than one of the six leading causes of death in the US are present in the elderly, including heart disease,...