It is time to search through your closet for purple clothes. Wearing purple means you are supporting the Alzheimer’s Association’s awareness campaign.Read More
Summertime - sun, fun, water sports, picnics, family vacations for most of us.
Summertime for a senior adult with multiple chronic conditions means new challenges for caregivers to add to their radar. REUNIONCare’s Dr. Ozzie Ahmed reminds us to look out for these summertime hazards:
Yesterday REUNIONCare, along with the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay and AARP Florida, sponsored the Florida Caregiving Conference - Empowering Caregivers. What an amazing gathering of caregivers, thought leaders and care providers in one room focusing on this crisis. Our communities need to face the challenges of the shortage of trained and willing caregivers in our ranks. Here are the top five crisis indicators:Read More
Can you see the Army in your shop? There are legions of employees today holding down multiple jobs just to meet the demands of life. This Army I am referring to is the brigade of caregivers in your ranks.Read More
First step, locate a mirror.
Second step, look in the mirror.
Third step, say hello to someone who needs a caregiver or is a caregiver.Read More
Caregiving is physically, mentally and emotionally draining at different points in this journey. One of the most frightening tasks interviewing and selecting the right personal care employee for your situation.Read More