Elder Care in Kalyani

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Elder Care in Kalyani

Tribeca Care is now caring for the elderly in Kalyani and Kanchrapara. Our Elder Care and Home Health Care Solutions are exclusively designed for senior citizens in the comfort of their homes. From 24/7 emergency support to assistance with daily living, companionship to help with hospitalization, from 24-hours nurses/attendants to pain management; we have got you covered.

Areas We Cover in Kalyani

Kalyani, Kanchrapara, Halisahar, Naihati, Krishnanagar, Chakdah, Shantipur & Ranaghat.

Our Services

Words from our Clients

The best of the best is here!
I have been availing services from TriBeCa for my mother for the past two years & my experience has been good as they have been very professional in rendering services. Special thanks to Jyothirmoy who has very promptly handled emergency situations which makes me believe that my mother is in good hands!
Dhrubaa Ghosh
Manas has been key source for keeping my father happy by providing companionship in the last couple of months. Though my father was well looked after physically, he lacked companionship and that is what Manas provided.
Sumona Ghosh

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Dad’s gone into his shell. He’d simply stopped thinking. To get him back I decided to go back to what he was good at. Math. Actually he was a wizard with numbers. You gave him a number and some logic and he could intuitively tell you if it seemed right or wrong… He was a […]

How elder and dementia care help stubborn parents?

We all know how stubborn elderly parents can get, especially when it comes to taking the advice of their ‘kids’. It is futile to argue with them because “parents are always right”, correct? Another factor that makes them stubborn is their fear of losing their independence. Imagine this, needing someone’s help with everything you could […]

Happy Father’s Day, Baba!

The younger of two girls, I was always my father’s pet. All those times of Baba making me practice mathematics with oceans of patience, walking me to school, instilling values in me are indelibly etched in my memory. I’ll never forget what he told me when I was ready to go out and work. He […]

#MydadMyhero: Happy Father’s Day

FATHER’S DAY. Well, the job of a father is not to bear children or to deliver them physically into this world. That is a mother’s lot. No – a father’s job is to shelter them, clothe them, feed them and educate them and provide for them for as long as they are unable to do […]

10 Must Haves for Senior Safety

The comfort of living in your own home is incomparable. No matter what your age, there is no substitute for it. However, with age, there are many changes that occur in the body that makes it difficult for people to do things as efficiently as they used to be able to. Physical changes like declining […]

Is it loneliness or is it depression?

“Man is an island.” ~ John Donne (Devotions upon Emergent Occasions) Whether or not this statement is true, the fact is the pace of modern life has created deep chasms between people. We are getting progressively disconnected from one another in the rat race of life. We are each one of us, prisoners of the […]

Home Security System for the Elderly

Living alone is not only stressful for the elderly but also for their children. According to data that we have, one in every five adult is taking over the responsibility of an aged parent. However, it is not always possible for them to be where their parents are. A lot of times, they live and […]

Do Housing Needs Change with Age and Retirement?

There are various factors that contribute to this change in housing need with age and retirement. Physical factor Economic factor Loss of a spouse Location of family Location of the house Physical factor: With age and retirement come physical changes in the body. The ability to move around decreases with advancing age. A problem with […]

8 must have gifts for your aging parents

Every holiday season, I am stumped trying to figure out what gift to buy for my parents. My father is in his 80’s and my mother is in her 70’s. Everything they want, they already have or they don’t want anything at all. That’s no help when you are running out of ideas and their […]

The Talk about Aging: Elder Care Service

Do you have aging parents? Do they live alone? How do they want to spend the final years of their lives? If they need someone to take care of them, who will bear the cost? These are questions that need to be answered not at the eleventh hour but well in advance. If your parent […]

5 Tips When Aging Parents Won’t Listen

When we are little, it is a given that we will listen to our parents and do as they say. But what happens when the tables are turned? When it is their turn to listen to us? We cannot as easily say, “Because I said so!” So what is the solution when aging parents don’t […]

Ode To My Father

“Exactly a year before he passed away, my father fell and broke his hip. When he called to tell me of his fall, we never imagined it would be something so drastic. And because he never complained, never let us know how bad the pain was, we never imagined it was as terrifying as it […]

10 Ways to Keep Your Brain Healthy

It is a universal truth that our body slows down as we age. It is also a fact that our brain slows down with age. Cognitive functions deteriorate and memory loses its sharpness. However, new research shows that brain cells can grow again and new brain connections or synapses can be formed. There are ways […]

5 Ways to Meet the Emotional Needs of Elderly People

Most of us associate old age with loss of bodily functions. We envision a time when we will not be able to read because our eyesight will weaken; a time when we will no longer be able to go for long walks because our legs will not be strong enough to carry us or a […]

Loneliness in Old Age

Old age is the twilight of life. It can be spent fruitfully, reflecting on the past but not losing touch with the present. In old age, people have the advantage of experience. It is a glorious time when people look back at all their accomplishments and re-evaluate their lives. Unfortunately, for many seniors, old age […]

Baba, I miss you…

I miss my father. I miss the sound of his laughter threaded voice, his calm untroubled approach, his gift of serenity. I miss his happy eyes behind his glasses, his big walrus moustache, his small walrus moustache, his walking stick on the coat rack, his mischievous smile and most of all his corny puns: different […]

Tribeca Care’s Online Health Store

Leading elder care company, Tribeca Care, has launched a convenient online health store http://tribecastore.com/ for supplying home care products (on rent or sale basis). The health store provides a wide range of medical devices for senior care, chronic care and hospital discharge needs at very attractive discounts. The store stocks leading medical brands – Philips, […]

One Stop Elder Care Platform in Kolkata

“In an exclusive interview to GB, Founder Director Elina Dutta tells how Tribeca Care caters to every elderly need: from health to hospital, to food, caregivers and even to dreams.” • How did the idea of starting Tribeca Care come up? Was it your brainchild? The reason for starting Tribeca Care is literally in the […]

Valentine’s Day Celebration with TriBeCa Care

Valentine’s Day is celebrated all over the world as a day of love. It is possible that it originally came about as a feast day for Christians in the honour of saints named Valentinus. Today, the Valentine’s day celebration is associated with the celebration of romantic love. it is observed worldwide on February 14. In […]

Breast Cancer Screening At Home

About 40% of women nowadays suffer from breast cancer. About 40% risk of breast cancer increases in case of 60 years of women. It is a most common disease in women. It occurs both in men and women but it is far more common in women. Research says, because of latest breast cancer screening and […]

Why We Gain Weight As We Age?

Gaining weight depends on the amount of calories you gain daily. But have you ever wondered why we gain weight as we age? Because of poor diet, genetic problem, changes in lifestyle, social issues, medications and hormonal changes causes. It occurs mostly in women. You may face difficulty in sitting or rising after sitting for […]

Children Living With Grandparents

Facts about children being brought up by their grandparents:   In more than 2.4 million families, children are parented by their grandparents. This is 19% more since the 1990’s. In most of the cases, the children live permanently with their grandparents instead of their parents.   The relationship between a grandparent and a grandchild is […]

5 Tips To Managed Care Giving For Elderly

Taking care of elderly parents is as difficult as taking care of children. Often care givers experience feelings that are hard to cope with. However, once identified, coping with them also makes care giving easier for them. How does prolonged care giving affect primary care givers?   Sudden alternative feelings of wanting and not wanting […]

Loss of Appetite in Older Adults

Loss of appetite is called Anorexia. In this case, a person eats less than one normally consumes. It’s a symptom and several symptoms can cause loss of appetite including physical, biological, mental as well as emotional factors. This problem is not an emergency; it can happen to anyone, anytime. Some may experience loss of appetite […]

Mild Exercise In Winter In Old Age

Getting colder, when older? You might be surprised when on a hot sunny day you feel uncomfortably hot, your aged relative might feel unpleasantly cold. This is because, as our bodies age, the metabolic rate decreases day by day. The combination of slowing circulation and thinner skin is unable to preserve heat. However, feeling cold […]

Walking Is The New Running In Old Age

Walking is a trouble-free, powerful and the most effective form of exercise that helps you stay fit and in shape at the same time. It is the simplest way to stay energetic. Walking does the following for you:   It improves cholesterol levels Keeps your bones strong Keeps your blood pressure in check Improves immunity […]

Welcome Home | TriBeCa Assisted Living

Welcome Home. There comes a time in every life when the stresses of simply coping and managing a home begin to feel overwhelming. For the elderly, who deserve peace at the end of their lives, it is especially traumatic. Dealing with reluctant staff, paying bills, shopping for necessities, doing laundry and trying simply to get […]

Is Stress Affecting Your Glucose Level?

Diabetes is a life changing disease. We do not pay much heed to the warnings when our blood sugar levels are a little high than normal in the initial stages. We listen to friendly advice of following healthy diet and exercising to keep the blood sugar level in check till the time when it severely […]

Chronic Pain And Ways To Deal With It

The common cause of aches and pain in old age is arthritis, which causes joint pain and inflammation of joints. Most elderly people do not like consulting doctors for minor aches and pain. They either self medicate with painkillers or endure it. Minor untreated pain can become chronic with the passing of time. Common causes […]

Dealing With Lifestyle Changes As One Gets Older

On his last birthday, my Dad gave me a note which had the list of changes that took place since he was born. The list had every detail of changes such as, the number of times his heart had beaten till the previous day, the number of people born on earth after he stepped into […]

Living With Osteoporosis

According to a survey by National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF)   24% of the population aged more than 50 years expires the year following their hip fracture 20% of those who were mobile before a hip fracture need long-term care One-third of people aged more than 65 have a fall each year and the fall risk […]

My days with Grandpa

  There is a photo of my daughter and my father-in-law that I love. In it, you can see their backs, her sweet round little diaper-coated bottom Fevikwik-ed to his dignified one, sitting on a pavement berm in Italy. She is not yet two and he, a good 70 years older. That was the day […]

6 Ways Of Keeping Memory Sharp In Old Age

Growing older is mandatory. Changes in our behavior and capacity to remember things also slow down as we age. Becoming forgetful, inability to recall names, sudden mood swings and other behavioural changes appear as we grow older. Memory changes can be depressing. With passing years, signs of dementia may induce a sense of fear of […]

Chronic Bronchitis In Elderly: Causes and Prevention

According to a survey conducted by National Center for Health Statistics Number of adults with diagnosed chronic bronchitis in the past year: 9.3 million Percent of adults with diagnosed chronic bronchitis in the past year: 3.8% Number of adults who have ever been diagnosed with emphysema: 3.5 million Percent of adults who have ever been […]

Hear & Now

“The day i had my embolism attack I was climbing the stairs to my regular salon. Halfway up the second floor my heart felt like a freight train was hurtling through my chest trying to exit through my ears. So here I was, holding onto the stairwell and telling myself, I can’t die here, no […]

Facts to know about eyelids drooping (ptosis)

Has someone recently expressed to you that your eyes look sleepy? Have you looked into the mirror and noticed one of your eyelids “drooping”? You don’t feel any pain but of course it blocks your vision and makes you feel impaired. You prefer to stay home because you find it difficult to climb up and […]

Going Out Of Home Is SCARY

Many people complain that they are scared to go out of their home alone and they require the support of someone while going out. The fear something negative always dwells in their mind while going out. During the acute social phobias they become skilled at avoidance—often not stepping out onto a street for days on […]

Nostalgia in an aging box

“Happiness is an attitude…”- Francis Reigler 4:30 pm show at Inox; popcorn and Coke; ticket for two. Let me correct you before you think it’s a day out with my boyfriend. The person accompanying me was my client. I am a Care Manager for a 79 year old widower, whose married children stay abroad. Mr. […]

The Caring Caregiver

Earlier this week, at my granny’s funeral, I stood with my memories of her since I was a child. A memory that had glimpses of a second entity that was surprisingly not my Ma or Papa, but it was of a lady dressed in a sky blue color loosely fitted uniform. Reema- the person who […]

Things To Do After Retirement

“A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.” ~James Allen Have you ever wondered what might be the reason behind gifting someone a watch, when time is no longer a matter of urgent importance? It is very correctly said that life begins after retirement. […]

Personalised Home Care needed in India

Each person is different with different needs Even for active adults, going out for shopping or meeting friends become difficult as they get older. For some, age can, unfortunately, have more debilitating long term effects. Some older citizens may need long term home help with feeding, bathing, exercising, toileting or performing other daily tasks. Whatever […]

Making A Will

The significance of making a Will cannot be underestimated. It is a central part of your financial planning. A properly drafted legally valid Will is the only way to make sure that your property, savings and possessions go to the people and causes you care about. It is not enough to simply tell people your […]

Elder Rights and Expectations

The troubles of the elderly are chiefly financial, marked by the loss of independent earnings. Health-related problems typically afflict them too. Lack of safety and security are added hazards, especially in urban settings. As revealed by pan-India surveys, almost 30 per cent of the elderly are subjected to abuse or neglect, abandonment, and physical, financial […]

Health Insurance for Seniors

The human life goes through several different stages, from an infant to a youth, to middle age and finally, old age. Each stage has its own pros and cons. But the toughest stage of a person’s life is supposedly old age, a time of your life when you might have to go through health deterioration, […]

Talk to Me about Death

We are burdened by an enormous emotional and financial baggage for being silenced by our society’s taboo against talking about death and dying. Both individually and as a society. There is awareness in other societies that educate their members about the reality of death and the processes of dying and grieving. Unfortunately, we do not. […]

Learning to Let Go

From the time we learn to walk, we learn to let go of what is recognized territory for us and try for a potentially greater reward. It can be scary too to take steps further away from near ones and known places and to live or die on our own. The decision can become all […]

Dealing with Death and Grief

The loss of a loved one can cause a major emotional crisis; it is probably the most stress-inducing experience in life. In our hearts, we all know that death is a part of life. In fact, death gives meaning to our existence because it reminds us how precious life is. When a death occurs, we […]

Hobbies in Old Age

Retirement usually coincides with the start of the natural decline in brainpower and the switch from busy work life to the slower pace of old age can leave a void needing to be filled with tasks that are mentally stimulating. However, a hobby that is mentally engaging such as reading, socialising or travelling and is […]

Challenges of Staying Alone

Elderly people living alone face numerous drawbacks ranging from their safety, well being and health to their psychological stability. Due to aging elderly people are at higher risk of falling down and hurting themselves. Loneliness, depression and memory loss becomes prominent as they age. Physical Safety Elderly people generally fall often. Certain medical conditions may […]

Following Medical Instructions in Old Age

Modern medicines have contributed to longer life spans, improved health and better quality of life. Medications are the most common treatment for many diseases and conditions seen in older people and persons with chronic diseases and disabilities. Medicines now not only treat and cure diseases that were untreatable just a few years ago, they aid […]

Home Care – Bedridden After Stroke

There are some circumstances like stroke, paralysis of limbs and head injury when a patient might remain immobile and bed-ridden for weeks. Such patients require stable care to evade the formation of bed sores (ulcers over back and hip due to pressure), pneumonia, infection of urine tract, constipation, etc. Stroke can cause various degrees of […]

Growing old alone

“I’m getting out of breath when i walk a few steps or climb steps.” “Since my wife died, I just have some milk and bread for dinner.” “I’ve lived here 50 years. No other place will seem like home.” These are universal issues for the elderly. And, you may sigh with the oft-heard phrase—“I want […]

Elder Abuse and Neglect – A Prevailing Menace Today

As adults gradually advance in age become physically frailer, they are more likely to develop health conditions and cognitive problems such as dementia, Alzheimer’s, etc. And being less able to stand up to bullying and attacks at such an age, they are prone to becoming increasingly vulnerable to abuse and neglect. The worrying, unfortunate fact is […]

Understand the Needs of Your Elderly Loved One – Make the Right Choice of a Home Care – Provider

Keeping their independence and their home -That’s pretty much what every elderly person desires. But the sad reality is that as they grow older, many are faced with the prospect of revising their living arrangements. If you have an elderly person to care of at home, chances are that you would need a home care […]

Seniors Living Alone: Consequences – A Cause of Concern

The concept of family in urban India is being redefined with globalization. Three in five Indian households are now nuclear.  Among a lot of families at least one member lives in a different state or country. This often causes a disturbing impact on the minds of the elderly parents. It is often noted that the […]

Senior Citizens Living alone – Tips to Ensure Safety

More and more senior citizens choose to age at home.  Spending your advancing years in the comfort of your home brings with the benefits of staying in familiar and comfortable surroundings. For many seniors living alone is preferable to living with an adult child, or being placed in a retirement home facility. But as a […]

Health Emergencies for Senior Citizens– Tips to Stay Prepared

Although studies indicate that most seniors are healthy and function at high levels, health complications related to their independence, inevitably surface as they grow older.  Age-related changes can affect the function of almost every body system, sometimes even in the healthiest of older people.  And often these age-related changes are accompanied by other chronic illnesses […]

What is a Nebuliser?

Nebulisers are typically used by asthmatic patients. The concept is quite simple: inhaled asthma medicines go directly to the lungs and may therefore relieve asthmatic symptoms faster. Nebuliser is a device that changes liquid medicine into a fine mist. This mist can be then inhaled through a mask or a mouthpiece. Nebulisers are typically used […]

Home Care Services – Benefits for the Entire Family

Studies indicate that patients recuperating from illness, injury or surgical procedures, are more likely to heal better when recovering at home. Home based recovery is typically quicker and cheaper than in expensive medical facilities. Extended stay in hospitals can also increase the risk of secondary infections that may seriously compromise rehabilitation and recuperation. Where would […]

Challenges faced by the Elderly in India

  The elderly Indian population is one of the fastest-growing in the world. At 110 million, India has the second-largest global population of ageing citizens. By 2050, that number will probably increase to 240 million.   Yet, India lacks basic infrastructure and expertise to support the health & welfare of our elderly. According to multiple […]

Managing the Care of Aging Parents

Watching a parent become weaker, sicker or feebler is stressful. And when that parent becomes hostile or resistant to help, it can get very stressful for you. Knowing how to manage such situations is critical in developing a long term care plan for your parent. Aging could be a difficult process Age and illness can […]

Census: Elders Living Alone in India

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/15-million-elderly-Indians-live-all-alone-Census/articleshow/43948392.cms Almost 15 million senior citizens live alone in India. Of them, as many as 75% are women. Tamil Nadu is one of the states where the ratio of senior citizens living alone is 1:11. The ratio of elderly people in India is 1:7, wherein there is no one in the household under the age […]

Music Therapy for Senior Citizens

  “Music has been interwoven with societal evolution since time immemorial. There is no culture on earth that doesn’t have its music. Of late, music has transcended the boundaries of art and pleasure, to which it was oft relegated, and has showed strong potential as a healing agent for the brain.” Recent studies show that […]

Diwali Risks for the Elderly

Kali Puja/Diwali is known to be that time of the year when people celebrate with friends and family. Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is never complete without elaborate fireworks. Fireworks add life to the celebrations. However, firecrackers have a flipside to them. The smoke and noise can cause serious issues, especially among […]

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