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  1. Jan
    January 11, 2021

    Jytte and I are part of a wonderful team of experts working to put together the “Dementia Possibilities” conference. More info at   Read the full article.

  2. Dec
    December 08, 2020

    Talking to our CAREGiver of the Year, Felicia Jaramillo about her caregiving journey.   Read the full article.

  3. Nov
    November 24, 2020

    Today my guest is Eileen Joyce. Eileen is a Certified Coach & Grief Recovery Specialist. We’ll be talking about the grief impacting so many of us during the COVID pandemic.   Read the full article.

  4. Nov
    November 18, 2020

    Today I’m joined by a friend and colleague I’ve had the pleasure of working with for a few years now in varying capacities. Heather Coss is the Co-Founder of Crossroads Aging Care Professionals here in Santa Fe, NM.   Read the full article.

  5. Nov
    November 12, 2020

    Caregiver fatigue is a major issue that impacts millions, the potential of which is only exasperated by COVID and the need for folks to isolate within their homes for long stretches of time.   Read the full article.

  6. Nov
    November 03, 2020

    Today my guest is “a real gem of a jewel”, I actually am not sure if that’s a real expression that people say, but we had a CAREGiver that worked for Home Instead years ago and her primary client she cared for would always say that about her every time she called our office. It was obvious that it was something she said simply because of the love, care and genuine concern that just seemed to exude from her. Yolanda Arrey is that kind of person too.   Read the full article.

  7. 9 Tips to Keep Seniors Safe from Wildfires
    October 28, 2020

    These nine tips from the Environmental Protection Agency can help seniors and family caregivers prepare for wildfires.   Read the full article.

  8. Oct
    October 27, 2020

    Today I’m joined by Chris Thomas, Regional Director for BeeHive Homes of Northern NM.   Read the full article.

  9. Helping Seniors is Who We Are – and Who We’ll Always Be
    October 20, 2020

    Over the years, we’ve given back to seniors and their families in many ways.   Read the full article.

  10. Oct
    October 13, 2020

    Jytte and I are part of a wonderful team of experts working to put together the “Dementia Possibilities” conference that will be happening the second week of November.   Read the full article.

  11. Discerning Between Influenza or COVID-19 in Older Adults
    October 09, 2020

    Tips for older adults and family caregivers to identify the symptoms of seasonal influenza and COVID-19, to limit exposure to viruses and boost immunity.   Read the full article.

  12. Oct
    October 08, 2020

    Nicolette does wonderful work with her group the Hummingbird Cafe, a group modeled from the Alzheimer's Cafe movement that you'll hear more about in this week's episode.   Read the full article.

  13. Sep
    September 30, 2020

    Today I’ll be talking with a couple friends of mine, Jenn Bartram and David Izraelevitz from the Los Alamos area. Both Jenn and David are part of a remarkable effort to spread love and support throughout the community called “All together Los Alamos”.   Read the full article.

  14. Simple Ways to Reduce Fall Risks for Older Adults
    September 25, 2020

    Home Instead offers tips and home modifications for older adults and family caregivers to reduce a senior’s fall risk and age in place safely.   Read the full article.

  15. Caring for Loved Ones with Dementia During COVID-19
    September 17, 2020

    In recognition of World Alzheimer’s Month, Home Instead shares tips for taking care of older adults living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias during COVID-19.   Read the full article.

  16. Let’s Put Dementia on the Agenda
    September 17, 2020

    Dementia impacts 50 million people today and will triple by 2050. It’s time to erase the stigma, take action and put dementia on the agenda. Home Instead’s commitment begins with care but extends into advocacy.   Read the full article.

  17. Sep
    September 15, 2020

    We have worlds colliding a bit today as I'm joined by old friends and bandmates Dexter Gonzalez and Ken Weinman.   Read the full article.

  18. Sep
    September 15, 2020

    Today I'm chatting with Nicolette Garcia, Director of Development with the New Mexico Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.   Read the full article.

  19. Sep
    September 01, 2020

    In her day to day professional work, Hope works as Innovations Specialist with Vivage Senior Living in Colorado. She’s worked as a home care provider, certified nursing assistant, wellness program coordinator, director of social services and case management as well. Today we talk about the beauty of bringing an innovative approach to life and work. Enjoy!   Read the full article.

  20. Aug
    August 24, 2020

    Today our guest is Laura Hendrie of “Partnering in Care”. Laura is certified as both a Dementia Care Consultant and Trainer thru Positive Approach to Care, an organization led by world-renowned dementia educator, Teepa Snow.   Read the full article.

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