Tag Archives: National Caregivers Month

Keep Out the Cold: Caregiver & Senior Health

The winter months bring snow, the holidays, and family gatherings. Unfortunately, they also bring the dreaded cold and flu season. For frail senior clients, this time of year can be particularly hazardous, as even a minor cold or a touch of the flu can develop dangerous complications. To ensure the safety of senior clients, there […]

Posted on November 28, 2011

Take the time to thank the Family Caregivers you know this Thanksgiving

Rosalyn Carter said it best:  “There are only four kinds of people in the world — those who have been caregivers, those who are currently caregivers, those who will be caregivers and those who will need caregivers.”   The backbone of our country’s long-term, home-based, and community-based care systems is the Family Caregiver.  Since 1994 […]

Posted on November 21, 2011

CELEBRATING FAMILY CAREGIVERS: NATIONAL CAREGIVERS MONTH

President Barack Obama, in his Presidential Proclamation of National Family Caregivers Month – November 2011 – states; “Across our country, millions of family members, neighbors, and friends provide care and support for their loved ones during times of need.  With profound compassion and selflessness, these caregivers sustain American men, women, and children at their most […]

Posted on November 16, 2011