Thursday, June 8 6-7:30 p.m. Home Helpers 123 E. Ogden Ave., Ste. 102A Hinsdale Grief isn’t always about death. Those who are aging or caring for an older adult are likely to experience many types of loss … Continued
Author Archives: Mary Doepke
Summer is a time to enjoy the sunshine, picnics, cookouts and family.
But there’s danger lurking out there in the form of tiny, disease-carrying ticks.
Once upon a time, it was Mom who made sure that you were eating healthy foods and looking out for your health. She kept a watchful eye on you to make sure that you had as much independence as … Continued
Just as she did when you were a child, all your aging mother really needs for Mother’s Day is a reminder that she is loved and appreciated.
May is American Stroke Month, and we’re starting the month in San Diego for the Home Helpers Annual Conference. This is one of the few times each year I have the opportunity to share ideas and plans for the future … Continued
Aging Care Connections and its sponsoring partners have planned a full month’s worth of programming in recognition of Older Americans Month, also known as Aging Well Month.
Gerry, a 50-ish professional with an active lifestyle, was chatting with a co-worker in the parking lot outside his office when his companion suddenly began leading him to his own car. Several times, Gerry protested that he had somewhere … Continued
No one needs to look far to find an outlet for their time and talent. No matter your area of interest, there’s an organization not far from home who could use your help. All it takes to get started is an email or a phone call.
In-home care will never be a one-size-fits-all program. It’s personal. When you first start to consider in-home care for a member of your family, you probably have a lot of questions. Your loved one probably does, too. We … Continued
It’s not easy to think about, and even harder to talk about. But it remains a fact that seniors can be victims of sexual abuse.