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The Most Destructive of Caregivers Emotions

By patrick / December 5, 2013 / Comments Off on The Most Destructive of Caregivers Emotions

Caregiving often leads to one of the most destructive of caregiver emotions. Yet now God in his gracious kindness declares us not guilty. He has done this through Christ Jesus, who has freed us by taking away our sins. Romans 3:24 (NLT) Guilt ranks at the top of the list as one of the most…

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Renewing Your Mind

By patrick / November 28, 2013 / Comments Off on Renewing Your Mind

Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life ? Matthew 6:27 Many people think worry is “just a part of life.” After all, everyone worries. However, worry is a human activity which is destructive, worthless, and always counterproductive. It is most often a mental habit–a habit is something you do,…

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Senior Santa is almost here!

By patrick / November 18, 2013 / Comments Off on Senior Santa is almost here!

The El Dorado County Senior center is looking for volunteers for this wonderful event.It is not too late to participate.  We are still looking for volunteers who are willing to partner with a senior.  Everyone is welcome.  So come and be part of a very special event. Please contact: Kathi Lishman (530) 626-6323 [email protected]

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#1 Most Dangerous Mistake in Hiring a Caregiver:

By patrick / November 9, 2013 / Comments Off on #1 Most Dangerous Mistake in Hiring a Caregiver:

As uncomfortable as it sounds, elderly family members are vulnerable to falling in love with their younger caregivers. This can easily lead to elder financial abuse, and alienation from family members. Going through a reputable home care agency will prevent this.

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Alzheimer’s Breakthrough

By patrick / October 10, 2013 / Comments Off on Alzheimer’s Breakthrough

New Hope For Alzheimer’s and Dementia

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Senior Santa-Friends of El Dorado County Seniors

By patrick / October 4, 2013 / Comments Off on Senior Santa-Friends of El Dorado County Seniors

Dear Friends, Neighbors. Business Owners and Supporters, Friends of El Dorado County Seniors is excited and happy to Invite you to help us raise funds for our 2nd Annual SENIOR SANTA, a project supporting senior citizens in our community who cannot afford to buy Christmas presents for their families and loved ones, and often have difficulty getting out and…

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The Top Ten Best Government Assistance Programs for Seniors

By patrick / August 22, 2013 / Comments Off on The Top Ten Best Government Assistance Programs for Seniors

If you are caring for an aging loved one, or are aging yourself and in need of assistance, here are 10 of the best government agencies that can lend a hand… 1) The National Association of Area Agencies on Aging (n4a), committed to helping you gain information and access to government programs: www.a4aa.com 2) Eldercare…

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Persuading Parents to Accept a Caregiver

By patrick / August 20, 2012 / Comments Off on Persuading Parents to Accept a Caregiver

Convincing your parents that you know better than them about needing additional care can be a touchy subject. They have to make it their idea otherwise the threat of admitting to needing help can be just too much to face for some people. Here are some ideas that might help when it comes time to…

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