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National Pennsylvania Day

July 20th is a very special day for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania….it is National Pennsylvania Day! This is a day to take note of the beauty and splendor that we have in this wonderful state of ours, as well as to learn some unknown facts about the Keystone State. We all know these major points… Read more »

Lee Silverman BIG and LOUD Program

CareGivers America is proud to have two Therapists in our Clarks Summit Office certified in the Lee Silverman Program for Parkinson’s Disease. Ashley M. is certified in the LOUD Program as a Speech Therapist, and Nicole D. is certified in the BIG Program for Physical Therapy. What are these programs you may ask? Well, let… Read more »

Fourth of July

I am sure we all know the origins of the Fourth of July…56 brave men signed a Declaration of Independence in 1776 from England. Every year we celebrate this with picnics, fireworks, and parades saying Happy Birthday to the United States, which is 242 years old this year. We watch fireworks on TV live from… Read more »

Clarks Summit Office

We are going to begin a new series of blog posts highlighting each of our 18 offices in Pennsylvania. Clarks Summit was the very first office location for CareGivers America, and now also serves as our Pennsylvania headquarters. CareGivers America began when the Founder, Paul Bartoletti, wanted to provide services to help keep people in… Read more »

Father’s Day

Father’s Day is a very special day where we honor the “Fathers” in our lives. However many do not know the origins of Father’s Day and the special meaning behind it. The very first Father’s Day was celebrated in Washington State on June 19, 1910, but it didn’t officially become a nationwide holiday until 1972… Read more »

PHA Lobby Day

On May 22nd CareGivers America President Mia Haney and staff attended the Pennsylvania HomeCare Association Lobby Day at the State Capital in Harrisburg. CareGivers America, along with over 300 other homecare providers from Pennsylvania, were there to request support from Legislators on three important issues: a 10% increase for Medicaid homecare rates, support for House… Read more »

Summer Safety

Summer is the perfect time of year to get outside and enjoy the beauty in Pennsylvania. However, with all that beauty also comes some risks that we need to be aware of and protect ourselves from. These include sun safety, heat safety, bug safety, and water safety. The first of these is the basic safety… Read more »

Autism Awareness Month

According to the organization Autism Speaks, Autism “refers to a range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviors, speech and nonverbal communication, as well as by unique strengths and differences.[1]” Statistics from the CDC show that it is estimated that autism is prevalent in 1 in 68 children in the United States… Read more »

Happy Holidays From CareGivers America

Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year to All! Here are some pictures from all of our offices during the holiday season. Between Holiday Spirit Week and our CareGiver Appreciation Days we had a busy December. Thank you to our entire team for taking the time to help a number of our clients during this… Read more »

Giving Back This Holiday Season

Every year CareGivers America partners with the Lackawanna Area Agency on Aging to provide gifts for seniors in need in our community. We are always excited to adopt a senior for the holiday season and get something on their Christmas list. It’s a great feeling to know that we are helping those in the community… Read more »