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  1. CAREGiver of the Month - Tina H
    December 07, 2017

    Detailing her experiences of helping people, other than working for Home Instead Senior Care, Tina said: "I have worked at Henry Ford Hospital for 20 years. Within those 20 years, I worked in pediatric, family practice, internal medicine and geriatric.   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 - Maya
    November 13, 2017

    I love the company because they are always behind you. Training is absolutely a help. With every ongoing education class they offer, I am there. Every class is a great help in every way."   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 - Tina
    October 09, 2017

    Tina has taken her 92-year-old client for outings, including a recent zoo visit on senior day. Other trips include leisurely neighborhood rides and stops at the local drug store and specialty shops.   Read the full article.

  8. CAREGiver of the Month - Luvenia
    September 06, 2017

    Since she loves what she does, Lu Lu is not concerned about the timing of her shifts as long as they don't coincide with her hospital hours. She said: "Actually, I prefer evening and overnight shifts. I don't have to work, I want to work."   Read the full article.

  9. CAREGiver of the Month - Stephanie
    August 08, 2017

    Stephanie cares for all clients as if they were family. She recalled the heartbreak of watching her mother's decline, but she never regretted the time she spent with her.   Read the full article.

  10. Jul
    July 26, 2017

    A family caregiver and her senior mother update their living arrangement to benefit both their needs.   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. CAREGiver of the Month - Sue K
    June 29, 2017

    Asked about the secret to working with seniors, Sue offered: "I am an older CAREGiver. I know what the clients are thinking and why they are thinking it. I can commiserate. As for the challenges, every client is a little different.   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 - David
    June 14, 2017

    One of his friends at First Baptist Church of Birmingham offered a suggestion. "Why not try working as a CAREGiver for Home Instead Senior Care®? You always took care of your dad in good form..."   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. 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.

  17. May
    May 18, 2017

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

  18. CAREGiver of the Month - Theresa
    May 09, 2017

    Theresa clearly has been a blessing to her clients, including one who remained in a shell until Theresa worked with her. The 89-year-old retired farm wife would not open up.   Read the full article.

  19. 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.

  20. Apr
    April 12, 2017

    A family caregiver and her senior mother have a good experience with their new Home Instead CAREGiver.   Read the full article.

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