Free Caregiver Seminar

AGE of Central Texas will host the free caregiver support seminar “Partnering with Your Siblings to Better Care for Your Parents” on Saturday, February 10th, in Lakeway, and sponsored by the Austin Senior Resource Alliance. Part of the on-going workshop series to help family members effectively care for an older loved one, the free seminar […]

10 Tips for Family Caregivers

In honor of National Family Caregivers Month here are 10 tips for Family Caregivers.

Seek support from other caregivers. You are not alone!
Take care of your own health so that you can be strong enough to take care of your loved one.
Accept offers of help and suggest specific things people can do to help you.
Learn how to […]

Mike’s Place at Meals on Wheels

Mike’s Place is a program of Meals on Wheels Central Texas. It is a fun time for individuals with dementia and a source of support and rest (respite) for the family members who are caring for them. Everyone, the participants, the volunteers, the staff, have felt touched by this program. The participants are excited about coming, […]

HealthSense Hospice

Become a patient support volunteer!
As a volunteer, you could provide companionship to the patient and/or respite relief to the primary caregiver who often time is a family member. You could also read to the patient, play games, watch TV, listen to music, running errands, and more.
Volunteer Training will be provided that covers the hospice philosophy […]

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