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2014-09-24 23:08:47

Senior Helpers has chosen the Institute for Professional Care Education to provide online caregiver training and compliance to all Senior Helpers franchises. Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Senior Helpers and the Institute for Professional Care Education (IPCed) have entered into a new partnership. This alliance will give all Senior Helpers franchisees access to IPCed’s online caregiver training as well as IPCed’s award-winning Medifecta series of DVD-based caregiver training...

2014-09-24 16:26:03

Experts Set Forth Steps to Implement State Plan for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Aging today held its first stakeholder gathering following Governor Corbett's acceptance of the Pennsylvania State Plan for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders (ADRD) earlier this year. More than 150 individuals joined the department to discuss strategies for the plan's implementation in the ADRD Forum. "The...

2014-09-23 08:25:44

GRAND Magazine Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary Serving Grandparents SAINT PETERSBURG, Fla., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A first time grandparent is - on average -48 years old. As the Baby Boomers have aged into this life stage their financial power has peaked. There are now 80 million grandparents in the United States. 7.2 million children are living in multi-generational households with a grandparent present and 4.5 million of those are lead by a grandparent. One magazine, GRAND,...

2014-09-22 12:35:06

LIVERPOOL, England, September 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An exciting new development has occurred on the high street: the launch of a next-day DNA relationship test at a price that beats unregulated online retailers. The official DNA Tester for The Jeremy Kyle Show, AlphaBiolabs, has joined forces with the discount-retailer Home Bargains to provide an industry-first DNA Relationship Home Testing Kit. These kits are used to determine a range of biological relationships...

2014-09-19 23:05:58

New articles on SeniorsGuideOnline.com and HomeCareChoice.com help readers find the right home health care agency and suggest asking the provided questions Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 In their latest article to help seniors and their families find affordable home care options, Seniors Guide has published, “Questions for Home Health Care Agencies” on http://www.HomeCareChoice.com - their website for finding Home Care and Hospice at-home services in Virginia, North...

2014-09-18 23:02:22

Join 101 Mobility of Austin, AGE of Central Texas, and the Area Agency on Aging in the Capital Area for the 13th Annual “Striking a Balance” Caregiver Conference this weekend. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 101 Mobility of Austin will be a sponsor for this weekend’s “Striking a Balance” Caregiver Conference. Information on wheelchair ramp, stair lift, patient lifts, and more will be on hand at the 101 Mobility of Austin table. Attendees will also have the chance to ask...

2014-09-18 23:01:08

myCNAjobs’ CEO, Brandi Kurtyka, will lead three 60-minute Caregiver Recruiting Workshops at the 2014 Annual Synergy HomeCare Convention, starting today in Scottsdale. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 myCNAjobs’ CEO, Brandi Kurtyka, will lead three 60-minute Caregiver Recruiting Workshops at the 2014 Annual Synergy HomeCare Convention, starting today in Scottsdale. The session, titled “Data-Driven Recruitment” will guide human resource managers, owners, and those responsible...

2014-09-18 08:29:40

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 60,000 people dealing with the spiritual distress resulting from serious illness and grief have turned to the unique online service ChaplainsOnHand.org to find comfort regardless of religion or beliefs since its introduction by the nonprofit HealthCare Chaplaincy Network earlier this year. In addition, more than a thousand people have requested to chat with a chaplain by email or phone or to be remembered in prayer....

2014-09-17 23:01:22

Arizona’s Children Association kinship service providers were one of only seven kinship programs throughout the nation invited by Child Welfare League of America (CWLA) to present at the National Kinship Care Conference. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 As kinship care continues to be a primary and valuable option for children who cannot live with their parents, emphasis on kinship care policy, practice, and research is necessary to continue to enhance services and supports...

2014-09-17 08:25:51

QINGDAO, China, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Photos and videos of a 15-year old girl and her "hip" 65-year-old grandfather that are making the rounds on the internet have triggered heated online debates in China. Social-M&G has issued a special report: the videos are part of a summer life experience montage submitted by the granddaughter. In the videos and photos, the 65-year-old senior looks like British male model Aiden Shaw. He and his 15-year-old granddaughter go...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin