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Congratulations!

        Congratulations to Judy Cutler and Gene Lispi on their retirement from CareGivers America! Judy Cutler, Orthopeadics Manager for our Home Health division, has lead our specialized team of therapists since 2010. Judy was a hands-on manager who took great pride in the care her team provided. Gene Lispi has been the Regional Manager… Read more »

Recipe of the Week: A BKT (Bacon, Kale, Tomato) Bowl

From Everyday Health Ingredients For the salad: 8 ounces bacon 1 pound curly kale 1 red onion, sliced into half-moons 1 pint red cherry tomatoes, sliced in half 1 ripe avocado, diced For the dressing: 2 tablespoons minced shallots 4 teaspoons apple cider vinegar 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon pure maple syrup 1 tablespoon… Read more »

Keeping Your Senior Safe in a “Senior Home”

From Approved Senior Network Being concerned about an aging family member is normal. In fact, if you weren’t really concerned about an elderly loved one, that wouldn’t quite be natural. Having concerns about their safety, whether it’s at home, when behind the wheel, or if they’re going out to the park, to visit with friends, or… Read more »

Polling Data Shows Seniors More Likely to Support Candidates Who Oppose Home Health Cuts

From the Pennsylvania Homecare Association As part of Bring the Vote Home, the national initiative designed to help seniors and people with disabilities register to vote and cast their ballots in the November election, monthly public opinion polls are being conducted of registered voters age 65 and older. These polls measure senior sentiment on key… Read more »

Laughter is Good for Your Health

From healthbeginsathome.com What free, available to all activity can do the following? Boost immunity by increasing infection-fighting antibodies and immune cells Prevent Heart disease Lowers stress hormones Improves mood Burns calories helps regulate blood glucose levels? Laughter! According to the Mayo Clinic: “A good laugh has great short-term effects. When you start to laugh, it doesn’t… Read more »

10 Ways Seniors Can Avoid Identity Theft

From The Huffington Post Each year around 17 million people fall victim to identity theft, which happens when someone gets access to your Social Security number, bank or credit card account number, or other identifying information and uses it to steal from you. Here are some free steps you can take to reduce your risks…. Read more »

Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Application Deadline Extended to End of Year

From the Pennsylvania Department of Aging The Property Tax/Rent Rebate program deadline for older adults and residents with disabilities to apply for rebates of rent and property taxes paid in 2015 has been extended from June 30 to Dec. 31, 2016. “The deadline has been extended again this year for eligible seniors and people with… Read more »