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Four Benefits to working with the Professional Home Buyer


For many older Americans, choosing to move into a senior community is not an easy choice. There are many other decisions that need to be made like finding the right community and choosing what belongings are necessary. But one of the most stressful experience for a senior can be the sale of the family home. There...
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Inspired by His Own Experience, Chris Graham Opens Home Helpers Business in Austin


When Chris Graham’s mother took a turn for the worst in 2016, he found himself 23 hours away trying to hire someone he felt he could trust to provide her with in-home care. That experience is what inspired him to pursue opening his own in-home care company. Now Graham is pleased to announce the launch...
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Inspired by His Own Experience, Chris Graham Opens Home Helpers Business in Austin


Austin, TX – When Chris Graham’s mother took a turn for the worst in 2016, he found himself 23 hours away trying to hire someone he felt he could trust to provide her with in-home care. That experience is what inspired him to pursue opening his own in-home care company. Now Graham is pleased to...
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AGE of Central Texas Offering Free Caregiver Seminar on “Maintaining a Brain Healthy Lifestyle” in Georgetown on March 7th


AGE of Central Texas will host the free caregiver support seminar “Maintaining a Brain Healthy Lifestyle” on Wednesday, March 7th, in Georgetown. Part of the on-going workshop series to help family members effectively care for an older loved one, the free seminar will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Georgetown Public Library, located at...
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Weatherize for Every Season


Austin Energy helps income-eligible homeowners and renters save energy and improve indoor comfort through no-cost home weatherization assistance. These improvements can help lower utility bills for qualifying customers. Suggested improvements may include: Attic insulation Weatherstripping on doors Minor duct repair or replacement Carbon monoxide and smoke detectors Solar screens High-efficiency lighting Water-saving improvements ...
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AGE of Central Texas Offering Free Caregiver Seminar on “Communicating with a Person Who Has Dementia” in Austin on January 11th


AGE of Central Texas will host the free caregiver support seminar “Communicating with a Person Who Has Dementia” on Thursday, January 11, 2018. Part of the on-going workshop series to help family members effectively care for an older loved one, the free seminar will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the AGE Building, located...
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Is It Safe to Leave a Person with Dementia Alone?


People with dementia become increasingly unable to take care of themselves as their disease advances. However, the disease progresses differently in every person.  As a caregiver, you face the ongoing challenge of adapting to each change in your loved one’s behavior and functioning. While there are no hard-and-fast rules on the issue, the National Institutes on...
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CAPCOG launches Text to 9-1-1 region wide


The Capital Area Council of Governments has deployed Text to 9-1-1 service region wide after successfully testing for the region’s 31 public safety answering points (PSAPs), or 9-1-1 call centers, capability to receive and respond to SMS text messages. The service is now activated on the four major cellphone service providers —Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility,...
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AGE of Central Texas Offering Free Caregiver Seminar on “Medicare/Medicaid Updates – Insurance Options for Seniors” in Austin and Round Rock


AGE of Central Texas will host the free caregiver support seminar “Can Someone Please Tell Me the Difference Between Medicare and Medicaid?” in November.  With open enrollment for Medicare running November 1st through December 7th, this timely seminar will be presented by healthcare lawyer Trelisha Brown from the Texas Legal Services Center, discussing the specifics of both Medicare and...
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AGE of Central Texas Hosts 4th Annual, Free Williamson County Caregiver Conference on September 23rd


The free event helps to ease the challenges of caring for an aging family member by providing unpaid caregivers with relevant information and vital resources.  AGE of Central Texas will host the 4th annual Williamson County Caregiver Conference on Saturday, September 23rd, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Wingate by Wyndham Round Rock Hotel & Conference Center. ...
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