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  1. CAREGiver of the Month - Sevlija
    December 07, 2017

    Sevlija found a fit at owner Julie Castle’s award-winning franchise. “When I was a schoolteacher in Yugoslavia, I loved each of my kids. Now I love older people. In general, I love good people who need my help, whether they are young or old.   Read the full article.

  2. Nov
    November 29, 2017

    Elizabeth shares the many blessings she’s thankful for, and how each enhance her life as a senior caregiver.   Read the full article.

  3. Nov
    November 15, 2017

    A family caregiver talks about the uncertainties of everyday life while caring for a senior parent.   Read the full article.

  4. CAREGiver of the Month - Jackie
    November 02, 2017

    Jackie has lived in the Clearwater area her entire life. “My three wonderful kids keep me on my toes. During my free time and on my days off, I like taking my children to the river and going kayaking. We also go fishing and cook on the grill."   Read the full article.

  5. Oct
    October 25, 2017

    Planning and assistance help a family caregiver enjoy a respite from her caregiving responsibilities.   Read the full article.

  6. Oct
    October 11, 2017

    A family caregiver's love and patience helps diffuse moment of frustration for her senior mother.   Read the full article.

  7. CAREGiver of the Month - Lorraine
    September 06, 2017

    A 100-year-old widow client also is going strong with Lorraine’s help and the companionship of a 15-year-old dog (perhaps the equivalent of 105 “human” years). “Her dog is perfectly matched for her because neither one moves very quickly."   Read the full article.

  8. CAREGiver of the Month - Tatiana
    July 30, 2017

    CAREGiver of the Month Tatiana found a perfect match in 2007 that blossomed into a memorable 10-year caregiving relationship with an 89-year-old client who loved to remain on the go despite her mobility challenges.   Read the full article.

  9. Jul
    July 26, 2017

    A family caregiver and her senior mother update their living arrangement to benefit both their needs.   Read the full article.

  10. CAREGiver of the Month - Lou
    July 18, 2017

    In addition, Lou is a Tuesday night volunteer at a soup kitchen that feeds 200 people. His Thursday nights are taken up with a men’s Bible study. Once a month, he tags along with his wife’s church ministry group as “a bodyguard of sorts”   Read the full article.

  11. Jul
    July 12, 2017

    A family caregiver tries to remain positive while caring for her declining mother.   Read the full article.

  12. Jul
    July 06, 2017

    "Even with dementia," Carmelita explained, "they can often remember the old times. Short-term memories are not so good. My late client, who I assisted for four years, would reminisce all the time.   Read the full article.

  13. Jun
    June 28, 2017

    Small changes to a family caregiver's diet and exercise habits benefit her and her senior mother.   Read the full article.

  14. CAREGiver of the Month - Carmelita
    June 27, 2017

    Carmelita, who had been helping a 99-year-old client for the past four years before she passed away, recently started with a new dementia client and a getting-to-know-you process is under way.   Read the full article.

  15. Jun
    June 14, 2017

    Time away from her senior mother gives a family caregiver respite and an opportunity to reflect.   Read the full article.

  16. CAREGiver of the Month - Moeshea
    June 13, 2017

    Moeshea also had a role model, a shining example of what compassion is: her grandmother. Moeshea explained: "Grandma helped people, including the elderly, as a volunteer caregiver at her church.   Read the full article.

  17. Jun
    June 02, 2017

    A family caregiver finds focus and contentment while sharing a list of things she’s grateful for.   Read the full article.

  18. CAREGiver of the Month - Ron
    May 24, 2017

    Ron has prospered as a CAREGiver, emotionally and spiritually. "When I made the decision to do this, I was determined to give 150 percent. I am not a young person, but I am healthy. I'll continue to do this as long as I enjoy it,"   Read the full article.

  19. May
    May 18, 2017

    The seemingly smallest caregiving issues can sometimes become the most stressful for family caregivers.   Read the full article.

  20. Apr
    April 25, 2017

    With help from the family, a move to a new city is successful for a senior parent with dementia.   Read the full article.

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