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Arizona enacts Transparency for Home Care Consumers

Finally, Arizona home care consumers who receive care from private agencies are entitled to receive information about criminal background checks and training, according to a law that took effect July 15, the Prescott Daily Courier reported. Gov. Doug Ducey (R) … Continue reading

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Major Aging Myths Debunked

Take our poll at the end of this article! Author: Bob Kohut It’s no secret that the population of the Western Industrialized World is aging and the pace will accelerate as the fabled baby boomer generation slides into old age.  … Continue reading

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SPECIAL REPORT: Ten Reasons for Caregiver Certification

SPECIAL REPORT:   Everyone knows that getting more informed about a subject is never a bad thing, right? Making more money and getting better quality jobs are the most obvious reasons why to invest in your education as a caregiver. … Continue reading

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Inspirational story from lifetime caregiver

Story of Inspiration: Lifelong Caregiver Dedicated to Reducing Elder Abuse She was only 11 when Dr.Cathleen Carr experienced the game-changing initiation into the world of “caregiver,” first for her grandmother, later a college roommate, and shortly after college graduation, her … Continue reading

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Trend: Seniors Caring for Seniors

Many people 50+ are finding new careers as Personal Care Aides (PCA) for very senior citizens.  An expert from the Wisconsin Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute and an older home healthcare worker discuss this trend and what it means for new careers … Continue reading

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Caregiving is Fast Growing Career Path- No College Required

78% of adults living in the community and in need of long-term care depend on family and friends as their only source of help. In the United States there are over 45 million senor citizens and this population adds a … Continue reading

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Elder Care Advice, CertifiedCare, and Caregiver’s Voice

Elder Care Advice blog and CertifiedCare.org are glad to be aligned with Caregivers’ Voice the independent voice of family and professional caregivers for adults with cognitive impairment or dementia caused by Alzheimer’s, stroke, related illness, or trauma. The Caregiver’s Voice … Continue reading

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