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  1. July 2019 CAREGiver of the Month - Judee A.
    July 11, 2019

    In July 2017, Judee joined the Home Instead Senior Care franchise in Minneapolis. She made an immediate impact as a CAREGiver at the award-winning franchise owned by John and Kathleen Stuck.   Read the full article.

  2. Let’s Mark 25 Years with $2.5 Million
    July 02, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Paul and Lori Hogan are giving back $2.5 million to Home Instead Senior Care Foundation through the Give 65 program.   Read the full article.

  3. Laughter is Helping Raise Awareness About Alzheimer’s – Here’s How…
    June 19, 2019

    Home Instead Senior Care and Hilarity for Charity use laughter to raise Alzheimer’s awareness to award in-home care grants to families in need. Partnering with Lauren Miller-Rogen and husband Seth Rogen jumpstarted the program 4 years ago.   Read the full article.

  4. June 2019 CAREGiver of the Month - Carmen
    June 18, 2019

    When Carmen was briefed about her first client after becoming a CAREGiver late in March 2017, she was informed the client enjoyed "a cocktail or two," and that was fine.   Read the full article.

  5. May 2019 CAREGiver of the Month - Marlene T.
    June 03, 2019

    Marlene was honored as CAREGiver of the Month in October 2017 and as the CAREGiver Spotlight award winner in May 2019.   Read the full article.

  6. 5 Ways to Manage Caregiver Guilt
    April 19, 2019

    Family caregivers experience lots of emotions that contribute to caregiver stress and guilt is a major contributor. Finding ways to manage caregiver guilt is essential.   Read the full article.

  7. February 2019 CAREGiver of the Month - Sue O.
    March 29, 2019

    Sue Olson has worked in the senior-services industry for 35 years. In 2003, she joined Home Instead Senior Care® of Minneapolis as a CAREGiver to earn extra income for college tuition as she pursued a degree.   Read the full article.

  8. Understanding Nutrition as Seniors Age
    March 25, 2019

    Ensuring seniors get proper nutrition as they age can be complicated for family caregivers especially if seniors have chronic medical conditions like diabetes, arthritis, dementia or heart disease.   Read the full article.

  9. If you have a brain, you have a reason to join the Alzheimer’s fight
    March 06, 2019

    It’s projected 14 million people will be diagnosed with Alzheimer’s by 2050. It’s a public health crisis. If you have a brain, join this fight. Home Instead CEO Jeff Huber shares five keys to believe there’s hope in the fight.   Read the full article.

  10. January 2019 CAREGiver Spotlight - Ken
    February 08, 2019

    CAREGiver Ken Shivers is so adept at quickly reading personalities that clients have effusively complimented him in conversations with the staff at the award-winning Home Instead Senior Care® franchise that serves Minneapolis.   Read the full article.

  11. Let’s Put Dementia on the Agenda
    February 07, 2019

    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.

  12. Four Keys to Creating a Family-Like Corporate Culture
    January 04, 2019

    The four key things a successful business needs to create a family-like corporate culture from one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Company Culture recipients, Home Instead, Inc.   Read the full article.

  13. CAREGivers Bring Light to Seniors During the Holidays
    December 06, 2018

    Professional CAREGivers shine light on seniors during the holidays. These caregiving tips can help family caregivers keep the holiday spirit alive for senior loved ones.   Read the full article.

  14. November 2018 CAREGiver Spotlight - Ava
    November 27, 2018

    The CAREGiver Spotlight honor was the second for Ava. She joined the award-winning Home Instead Senior Care franchise, owned by John and Kathleen Stuck, on Nov. 13, 2012.   Read the full article.

  15. What Family Caregivers Need to Know About Medicare Changes
    November 20, 2018

    Family caregivers should understand the Medicare changes for 2019 to help guide senior loved ones in making Medicare decisions to meet their needs.   Read the full article.

  16. Thank You, Family Caregivers
    November 09, 2018

    It’s November – a time for reflection and gratitude. We want to thank family caregivers for their selfless dedication to caring for aging loved ones.   Read the full article.

  17. October 2018 CAREGiver Spotlight - Janice
    October 02, 2018

    She was trained as a professional caregiver in Canada years ago, and her practicum consisted of work at two nursing homes for several weeks and for a home-care agency, which was not Home Instead Senior Care.   Read the full article.

  18. Youth, Women and Dementia
    September 28, 2018

    One in 10 people, 65+ have dementia and it affects women more than men. Because of dementia’s long-reaching impact, research and youth education around the globe is changing.   Read the full article.

  19. 10 Tips for Healthy Aging
    September 17, 2018

    A fear of aging is common, but older adults can age successfully with these 10 tips centered around a holistic approach that can be implemented at any age.   Read the full article.

  20. September 2018 CAREGiver of the Month - Marianne
    September 14, 2018

    Marianne was selected as CAREGiver of the Month in November 2016, when she was eligible to receive the honor for the first time. She said: "I believe I am doing only what I should be doing to help another person."   Read the full article.

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