eNews Article Archive

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March 1 biweekly

  • Featured Article:  In the Hospital – second in a series
  • Self Care:  Stress Management:  Something Old is New Again
  • Area agency on aging services  –   Dallas County       North Central Texas

February 2021, Part 2

  • Education schedule
  • Support Groups
  • Vaccine and COVID Information: What Caregivers need to know and what caregivers can do

February 2021, Part 1

Contents

  • Emergency Room Visit – first in a three-part series
  • Vaccine Information: What Caregivers need to know and what caregivers can do
  • Medicare Preventive Services and Costs

January 2021, Part 2

Contents

  • Events schedule
  • Community programs and resources

January 2021, Part 1 Start Small and Prioritize and Simple Stress Management Tips

Contents


December 2020

Contents:


November 2020

Contents:

  • Celebrating November as National Family Caregivers Month
  • New feature – A family caregiver’s story
  • Featured article: Improving Communication, Part 2
  • Virtual education opportunities
  • Medicare Open Enrollment
  • Voter information
  • COVID Corner Latest Information and Resources

October 2020

Contents:

  • Feature Article: The Importance of Improving Communication
  • Schedule of Events
  • Voter information
  • Medicare Open Enrollment
  • COVID Corner – Update and Resources
  • Information and tools

September 2020

Contents

  • Feature Article: Falls Prevention Awareness Information, Tools, and Resources
  • Virtual education programs
  • Links to services – area agencies on aging and ADRCs in north central Texas
  • Information & resources: voter link, travel, staying active, Medicare Open Enrollment
  • COVID Corner – Update and Resources
  • Self-care virtual toolkit

August 2020

Contents:

  • Feature Article: Caregiver to Caregiver
  • Virtual education programs list -August schedule
  • Links to services – area agencies on aging and ADRCs in north central Texas
  • COVID-19 and other Resources

July 2020

Contents:

  • Feature Article: Reducing Family Tension and Strengthening Relationships During COVID-19
  • Self-Care Virtual Toolkit
  • Resources: Deaf & hearing services, advance directives, senior discounts, and stress management
  • Links to Area Agency on Aging, and ADRCs (Aging & Disability Resource Centers)

June 2020

Contents:

  • Feature Article: Tools for Stressful times
  • Resources: Medicare Preventive Services and Drug Coverage, newsletter archives, deaf & hearing services, advance directives, senior discounts, and stress management
  • Links to Area Agency on Aging, and ADRCs (Aging & Disability Resource Centers)

May 2020

Contents:

  • Feature ArticleLong Distance Caregiving (submitted by a caregiver)
  • Resources: Medicare Preventive Services and Drug Coverage, newsletter archives, deaf & hearing services, advance directives, senior discounts, and stress management
  • Links to Area Agency on Aging, and ADRCs (Aging & Disability Resource Centers)

April 2020

Contents:

  • Feature ArticleHow Family Caregivers Manage COVID-19, The Coronavirus: Tools When You And Your Loved One Are Limited to Home or A Care Facility
  • Resources: Medicare Preventive Services and Drug Coverage, newsletter archives, deaf & hearing services, advance directives, senior discounts, and stress management
  • Links to Area Agency on Aging, and ADRCs (Aging & Disability Resource Centers)

March 2020

Contents:

  • Feature Article: The Coronavirus: Know The Facts and What Older Adults and Caregivers Need to Know
  • Education: On-site, Teleconference, Podcast, & Online Learning
  • Caregiver & Chronic Disease Support Groups
  • Resources: Medicare Preventive Services and Drug Coverage, newsletter archives, deaf & hearing services, advance directives, senior discounts, stress management, memory cafes
  • Links to Area Agency on Aging, and ADRCs (Aging & Disability Resource Centers)

February 2020

Contents:

  • Feature Article: Caregiving 101, Part 2 of 2 – The ‘IRS of Caregiving: Information, Respite, and Support
  • Education: Teleconference, Live, Podcast, & Online Learning
  • Caregiver & Chronic Disease Support Groups
  • Resources: Medicare Preventive Services and Drug Coverage, newsletter archives, deaf & hearing services, advance directives, senior discounts, stress management, memory cafes
  • Links to Area Agency on Aging, and ADRCs (Aging & Disability Resource Centers)

January 2020

Contents:

  • Featured Article::Caregiving 101: On Being a Caregiver
  • Education: Teleconference, Live, Podcast, & Online Learning
  • Caregiver & Chronic Disease Support Groups
  • Resources: Medicare Preventive Services and Drug Coverage, newsletter archives, deaf & hearing services, advance directives, senior discounts, stress management, memory cafes
  • Links to Area Agency on Aging, and ADRCs (Aging & Disability Resource Centers)