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SCAM ALERT!

February 12, 2019

 

The following scam alert information has been provided by Lori Contadino, Director of The Town of Greenwich Commission on Aging.

 

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February 12, 2019

 

The following scam alert information has been provided by Lori Contadino, Director of The Town of Greenwich Commission on Aging.

 

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1 week 4 days

7 Steps to a Better Night’s Sleep

By Linda Ziac

February 7, 2019

The Caregiver Resource Center

www.CaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

 

Sleep is nature’s way of recharging your batteries, restoring your spirits and healing the little wounds of daily life.

 

Shakespeare wrote of “sleep that knits up the raveled sleeve of care.”

 

A good night’s sleep is especially important when your health is not at its best. Try these tried and true methods for easing into sleep.

 

 

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By Linda Ziac

February 7, 2019

The Caregiver Resource Center

www.CaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

 

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2 weeks 5 days

FREE 8 Week Bereavement Support Group in Stamford CT

 

This posting is being provided as a courtesy announcement, about a program that will be taking place in Stamford CT, funded by Title III of the Older Americans Act and SWCAA.

 

This bereavement support group is free of charge and open to all, but pre-registration is required.

 

For more information or to pre-register, please email Loretta Lacci BSN, RN, PN, Executive Director at Fairfield County House at execdtr.fchh@gmail.com

 

LOSS OF A SPOUSE

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This posting is being provided as a courtesy announcement, about a program that will be taking place in Stamford CT, funded by Title III of the Older Americans Act and SWCAA.

 

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3 weeks 1 day

Know The Signs of Stroke - Act FAST

The Caregiver Resource Center

Greenwich, CT

203-861-9833

www.TheCaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

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The Caregiver Resource Center

Greenwich, CT

203-861-9833

www.TheCaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

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3 weeks 6 days

A Winning Team - Home Care Agency & Geriatric Care Manager

The following article is being provided courtesy of the Aging Life Care Association®

 

Why Home Care Agencies should Collaborate with Aging Life Care Professionals® …

when looking for excellence in comprehensive services for aging or disabled adults and their families

 

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The following article is being provided courtesy of the Aging Life Care Association®

 

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4 weeks 18 hours

Protect Yourself from Pneumonia

CAUSES – SYMPTOMS – TREATMENT – PREVENTION

 

 

By Linda Ziac

The Caregiver Resource Center

January 21,2019

www.TheCaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

 

Pneumonia is the eighth leading cause of death in the United States, with seniors age 65 and older being at greatest risk.

 

According to the CDC, pneumonia can result from more than 30 different causes, including viruses, bacteria and even assorted chemicals.

 

 

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CAUSES – SYMPTOMS – TREATMENT – PREVENTION

 

 

By Linda Ziac

The Caregiver Resource Center

January 21,2019

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1 month 5 days

Text-to-911 is now available in Connecticut.

 

Text-to-911 is now available in Connecticut.

 

To learn more visit: https://www.text911ct.org/

 

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Text-to-911 is now available in Connecticut.

 

To learn more visit: https://www.text911ct.org/

 

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1 month 1 week

The Value of a Certified Case Manager

 

Certified case managers are specialists who assist seniors, people with special needs and their families; in planning for and implementing ways to allow for the greatest degree of health, safety, independence, and quality of life.

 

This process identifies a client’s abilities and needs, and helps to design a care plan  (road map) that is composed of a spectrum of services, that best meets the unique needs of that particular client.

 

 

Clients Whom We Serve

 

              Individuals and families dealing with:

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The Value of a Certified Case Manager

Proactive steps to help ensure your health, safety, independence and quality of life.

 

 

By Linda Ziac

January 7, 2019

The Caregiver Resource Center

www.CaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

 

While studies show that most seniors are healthy and function at a high level, it’s inevitable that as we grow older, issues will surface related to our health, safety, independence and quality of life.

 

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Proactive steps to help ensure your health, safety, independence and quality of life.

 

 

By Linda Ziac

January 7, 2019

The Caregiver Resource Center

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1 month 2 weeks

When a Medical Issue Strikes

 

Healthcare Advocacy

 

“Celebrating 28 Years of Service”

 

·  Concierge Case Management & Advocacy

 

·  We are available when you need us:

 

    -  24/7 for client emergencies

 

    -  7 days a week by appointment

 

·  CT Licensed & Nationally Certified

 

·  Services are provided in the home, doctor's office, hospital, short term rehab, assisted living, long term care facility, and hospice

 

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Healthcare Advocacy

 

“Celebrating 28 Years of Service”

 

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1 month 2 weeks

Your Loved is Different Since Your Last Visit

 

By Linda Ziac

January 1, 2019

The Caregiver Resource Center

www.TheCaregiverresourceCenter.com

 

 

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

 

I hope that you had a nice holiday session, spending time with family and friends.

 

For many people, they’re able to visit with loved ones on a regular basis, but for others visits occur much less frequently.

 

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By Linda Ziac

January 1, 2019

The Caregiver Resource Center

www.TheCaregiverresourceCenter.com

 

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1 month 3 weeks

Happy New Year

 

The Caregiver Resource Center

Greenwich CT

www.TheCaregiverResourceCenter.com

203-861-9833

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Greenwich CT

www.TheCaregiverResourceCenter.com

203-861-9833

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1 month 3 weeks

Merry Christmas

The Caregiver Resource Center

Greenwich CT

www.TheCaregiverResourceCenter.com

203-861-9833

 

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Greenwich CT

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2 months 4 days

Happy Holidays

 

The Caregiver Resource Center

Greenwich CT

www.TheCaregiverResourceCenter.com

203-861-9833

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Greenwich CT

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2 months 1 week

Strategies to Reduce Holiday Stress

By Linda Ziac

The Caregiver Resource Center

December 12, 2018

www.CaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

 

What activities, experiences and events bring you the most joy during the holidays?

 

The holidays can be a time of festivity, parties, shopping, entertaining, religious observances, family gatherings, and decorating. 

 

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By Linda Ziac

The Caregiver Resource Center

December 12, 2018

www.CaregiverResourceCenter.com

 

 

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2 months 1 week

Saving money on prescription drug costs: Medicare's "Extra Help Program" may help!

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Saving money on prescription drug costs: Medicare's "Extra Help Program" may help!

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