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2014-05-19 23:03:30

As part of an ongoing commitment to family caregivers and quality dementia care, Home Care Assistance Vancouver is hosting a free, public webinar, “Let’s Talk Dementia – With a Splash of Humor” on Thursday, June 12th, at 10 AM Pacific, 1 PM Eastern. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 Home Care Assistance of Vancouver, Canada’s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is committed to equipping family caregivers with the resources and tools they need to provide the best care...

2014-05-16 23:08:24

The Bair Foundation is partnering with The Cabinet for Health and Family Services to host a foster care and adoption fair. Lexington, KY (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 The Bair Foundation , The Cabinet for Health and Family Services and at least a dozen private foster care agencies are hosting a Foster Care and Adoption Fair Saturday, May 24th from 10 a.m. to 1p.m. at the Centenary United Methodist Church, 2800 Tates Creek Road, Lexington. The Foster Care and Adoption Fair provides an opportunity...

2014-05-15 12:33:20

As 40-70% of Caregivers Supporting a Family Member Face Depression, CarePond Is Dedicated to Helping the Caregiver LOS ANGELES, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CarePond, Inc. today launched its new website CarePond.com - the first free and secure online community for informal caregivers - any spouse, partner, family member, friend, or neighbor taking care of an aging, ill, or disabled loved one. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140514/87721 As the 78 million baby boomers age,...

2014-05-14 23:14:27

Alzlive is a new website that provides the family caregivers of those living with Alzheimer's and other dementias updated and timely articles, tips and tools… updated daily. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 Alzlive.com —a free, daily, digital lifestyle/news platform designed specifically for the unpaid family caregivers of those living with Alzheimer’s/Dementia in the United States and Canada—officially goes live Wednesday, May 14th, 2014. The content includes both curated...

2014-05-13 23:14:54

Keith Robinson and Angel Harris' new book “The Broken Compass: Parental Involvement with Children’s Education" reports their research finding that most forms of parental involvement do not improve student achievement. This theme is one of many described in Dr. Jack Westman's book "Parent Power: the Key to America's Prosperity". Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Keith Robinson and Angel Harris' book “The Broken Compass: Parental Involvement with...

2014-05-13 23:10:52

myCNAjobs, a fast-growing caregiver recruitment vehicle, is pleased to announce three new account professionals to the company's growing long term care and home care recruiting account teams. Debra LaRocco, Ashanti Pettaway, and Keira McIntyre join the Chicago-based team to serve clients nationwide. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 myCNAjobs, a fast-growing caregiver recruitment vehicle, is pleased to announce three new account professionals to the company's growing long term care...

2014-05-13 23:08:39

Caring for a senior can be tough. That's why two leading healthcare companies, Caring in Place® and healtheo360®, have joined forces to provide free support for family members caring for their aging loved ones. New York, NY and Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Since 1963, the month of May has been designated as Older American’s Month. Senior citizens throughout the United States deserve to be recognized and appreciated. Few exemplify that appreciation more than the 45...

2014-05-13 23:04:23

As part of an ongoing commitment to family caregivers and quality dementia care, Home Care Assistance is hosting a free, public webinar, “Let’s Talk Dementia – With a Splash of Humor” on Thursday, June 12th, at 10 AM Pacific, 1 PM Eastern. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Home Care Assistance, North America’s leading provider of in-home care for seniors, is committed to equipping family caregivers with the resources and tools they need to provide the best care possible for...

2014-05-12 23:08:20

Caregiverlist®, the nation's professional senior caregiver career center, announces the April, 2014 Caregiver Pay Rates, resulting in professional caregivers receiving a 30% higher pay than minimum wage and senior care companies hiring from 3 to 6 new caregivers weekly. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 The Caregiverlist® Career Center processed the professional caregiver pay results of 2,493 senior caregivers to announce the April caregiver pay rates. As senior care...

2014-05-12 08:28:00

Fathers' Rights Pioneer Jeffery M. Leving Provides Help for Military Dads CHICAGO, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Matrimonial attorney James Hagler, Sgt.1st Class (Ret.) and nationally acclaimed child custody litigator, Jeffery M. Leving are using their media profiles and team of experienced family law attorneys to make a difference in the lives of servicemen and their children. Leving is inviting all dads who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces to contact the Law Offices of Jeffery...


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holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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