Shorkend Care Management helps you and your loved ones navigate the labyrinth of eldercare

Serving Greater Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley 


Do the following scenarios sound familiar?

-     You live in Pasadena and your children live in distant parts of the country. You want to         preserve your independence and you don't want to  burden them with your problems.

-     As a long-distance caregiver, you live in Ohio, while your mother lives in La Canada,           and you need someone to oversee her care.

-     Your parents have passed away and you are not sure how to provide the best care for                                         your disabled brother.

-     Your have limited resources and you don't know how to access urgently needed services.

-     Your partner is increasingly frail and you don't know how much longer you will be able to take care of him 
      without help.

This is where an Aging Life Care/Geriatric Care Manager can step in and assist you:

-     An Aging Life Care Manager can identify your individual needs
-    She can tailor a personalized plan that will maximize your independence and autonomy 
aging
-    She can monitor your care and ensure your safety and wellbeing
-    She will advocate for you and your family member 

Brenda Shorkend of Shorkend Care Management 
can help you take control of seemingly insurmountable problems:                        Formerly The National Association of Professional                                                                                                                                                                               Geriatric Care Managers

-    We suggest concrete solutions that ensure your loved one's safety and alleviate your stress

-    When families are in crisis we can organize an immediate response

-    We can relieve the burden of caregiving by linking you to resources in your area that  provide  affordable and sustainable care

-    We can oversee your loved one's care 

-    We work with you to create an emergency plan

-    We assist the families of people with developmental disabilities to provide them with the support they need as they age

-    We collaborate with professionals such as physicians, attorneys, conservators and financial planners to optimize your loved one's care

Contact us to find out how we can assist you:
Brenda Shorkend, M.A
brenda@shorkendcare.com
(626) 437 5530


In order to remain as objective as possible, Shorkend Care Management does not accept any incentives or commissions from referring organizations.