Mike’s Place

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, their caregivers say […]

Project Transitions

Project Transitions is the only Central Texas organization providing low and no cost hospice and recuperative care, transitional housing and wrap-around services for people living with HIV/AIDS. What started as a small hospice facility in 1988, has grown into a community and hope for those who have struggled with illness, stigma and lack of support.

They […]

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 […]

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