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Tips For a Better Night Sleep

Tips For a Better Night Sleep  · Follow a regular sleep schedule. Go to sleep and get up and the same time everyday. Try to avoid napping in the late afternoon or evening. · Develop a bedtime routine. Take time to relax before bed each night. Try reading a book, soaking in a hot bath, or listening to… Read more »

Rachel’s Challenge

About Rachel’s Challenge Working Together to Begin a Chain Reaction in Susquehanna, Pike & Wayne County Schools & Communities Each day 160,000 students do not go to school because they are bullied, teased and harassed. By turning the story of a tragic death at Columbine High School into a mission for change, Rachel’s Challenge is… Read more »

99 Great Ways to Save

99 Great Ways to Save is brought to you by AARP  packed with creative ways to save money. Spend less and save more money in the following categories! Click on the category of your choosing OR click here to view the full list.   Finances Shopping Gardening Cleaning Supplies Household Expenses  Beauty Products Health Expenses  Traveling… Read more »

AARP Report Outlines Growing Need for Family Caregiver Support in the Workplace

The AARP Public Policy Institute released a report outlining the growing need to modernize workplace leave policies for family caregivers. According to the report, nearly two out of three workers aged 45-74 have caregiving responsibility for an aging or other adult relative. Currently, the only major federal public policy that addresses the need to take… Read more »


Mom is getting older and needs more help, what are my options?  It used to be that nursing homes were the only answer.  Today however, In-Home Care has become a popular option for many families who can’t provide all of the care their loved ones need. Most families are not aware that they may qualify… Read more »

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Dress for Success Lackawanna

Hello All, We all know that it’s a busy time of the year with back-to-school and the holiday season right around the corner! The Professional Women’s Group (PWG) at Dress for Success Lackawanna invites you and your employed female coworkers to a 3-part series “Undress Your Stress” to help all of our working women navigate… Read more »

Hosting Marywood University Nursing Students

Once again this year, CareGivers America Home Health Services will be hosting senior Marywood University nursing students for their fall Community Health clinical rotation.  Marywood University is located in Scranton, PA and offers a baccalaureate degree in nursing.   The students gain essential knowledge and hands-on experience by accompanying our experienced RN Case Managers in the field. We… Read more »

Farmers Market Nutrition Program Offers Vouchers for Low-Income Seniors, Families

Source from Pennsylvania Homecare Association Low-income Pennsylvanians can now apply for vouchers to purchase produce at farmers markets and farm stands across the state through the Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP). To qualify for the program, individuals must be 60 or older by Dec. 31, 2013, with a total household income before taxes of less… Read more »

State Declines to Expand Medicaid At This Time

The Pennsylvania General Assembly ended up approving a state budget for FY 2013-14 that did not include a Medicaid expansion. The budget was signed into law by Governor Corbett on June 30th. As discussed in previous newsletters, the U.S. Supreme Court ruling in June 2012 made the expansion of Medicaid (to cover adults with income up… Read more »