Seton Northwest Hospital

When you become a Seton hospital volunteer, you’re not joining just any group; you’re becoming part of a family – the Seton family. The hospital volunteers become part of a team focused on person-centered care. They offer a helping hand and a kind word during what can be a time of stress and uncertainty for the patients and families.
Volunteers are needed […]

Five Steps for Falls Prevention

by Laura Kneeskern, AARP Colorado
Per the National Council on Aging, every 13 seconds an older adult is seen in an ER for a fall related injury, and 1 in 3 older Americans falls every year.  Falls are the leading cause of both fatal and non-fatal injuries for persons aged 65 and older.  Even minor falls […]

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 […]

Mother’s Milk Bank

The Mothers’ Milk Bank at Austin saves babies’ lives by providing prescribed, pasteurized donor human milk to improve the health and lives of pre-term and ill infants.
They have recently expanded their processing lab and are seeking volunteers to assist by mixing and pouring donated milk for pasteurization. Lab hours are Monday from 11 AM to […]

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