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  1. CAREGiver of the Month - Savanna
    January 24, 2018

    As a volunteer, Savanna is a key part of the American Legion Auxiliary in Martinsburg, where she served as an officer in 2017. Once a month, Savanna volunteers at the Martinsburg VA Medical Center, which is located southeast of the city.   Read the full article.

  2. CAREGiver of the Month - Arlene
    December 28, 2017

    When asked about the origin of "Knickerbocker," Arlene laughed, as she does quite often, and said: "One summer day, when I came in the door, I saw her in cute short pants and said, 'You've got your knickerbockers on.   Read the full article.

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    December 27, 2017

    A senior mother and her daughter relish the comforts of home and routine after a busy day   Read the full article.

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    December 13, 2017

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

  5. CAREGiver of the Month - Arielle
    December 07, 2017

    Music is everything to Arielle's client. She was active in the music entertainment industry in the D.C. area before an incident led to a series of surgeries, disablement and the end of a career.   Read the full article.

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    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.

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    November 15, 2017

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

  8. CAREGiver of the Month - Marni
    October 30, 2017

    Owner Keith Clay's award-winning franchise, which serves West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle, hired a seasoned senior-care specialist when Marni joined the franchise 15 months ago. She left a nursing-home job to join Home Instead Senior Care.   Read the full article.

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    October 25, 2017

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

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    October 11, 2017

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

  11. CAREGiver of the Month - Diane
    September 18, 2017

    "Encouragement and reassurance are important. As CAREGivers, we need to be patient, and let them proceed at their own speed. It can be a challenge, but you must take time to love them and let them try, otherwise they will give up on life."   Read the full article.

  12. CAREGiver of the Month - Sarah
    August 08, 2017

    Sarah was well-versed on senior care from her previous work and from being around her grandfather, but she learned even more from her Home Instead training. "The dementia training was great and enhanced what I already knew,"   Read the full article.

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    July 26, 2017

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

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    July 12, 2017

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

  15. CAREGiver of the Month - Penny
    July 06, 2017

    Penny can thank her sister-in-law for pointing her toward Home Instead Senior Care. "My sister-in-law works with a hospice company as a private-duty caregiver and recommended Home Instead Senior Care..."   Read the full article.

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    June 28, 2017

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

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    June 14, 2017

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

  18. CAREGiver of the Month - Elise
    June 02, 2017

    "On my first day," Elise recalled, "she warmed up to me a little, so much so that her husband was impressed and encouraged. The next day, I got her to eat a little, drink a full glass of water and accept a sponge bath.   Read the full article.

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    June 02, 2017

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

  20. May
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    May 18, 2017

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

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