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Franciscan Alliance: A Fair Day of Fun for Seniors


Franciscan-Alliance-A-Fair-Day-of-Fun-for-Seniors-01Hundreds of participants crowded the Showcase Tent at the Lake County Fair Aug. 8 to take part in the annual, Franciscan Alliance-sponsored, Senior Citizens Day. The program offered information regarding the Accountable Care Organization, Franciscan Senior Promise, Franciscan Senior Health and Wellness, Franciscan Insurance Services, outpatient services, stroke awareness and palliative care.

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In Time of Need, FirstLight HomeCare's Lacresha Clark Was There

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When someone passes when we are not with them, our wish is that whoever was there with them helped them go in comfort, dignity, and peace.

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12.3 Million Veterans May Be Eligible for a VA Pension


Avalon-Springs-VA-Pension-Flyer-2016Avalon Springs Health Campus is hosting a free educational workshop about the VA Aid and Attendance benefit on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. This event is open to the public and will take place at the community, which is located at 2400 Silhavy Road, Valparaiso, IN 46383. Please call 219-462-1778 to register.

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Symphony of Dyer: A Place of Refuge for Rehabilitation Patients

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Symphony of Dyer is one of the newest medical resorts in Northwest, Indiana. They offer senior living apartments and medical resorts for rehabilitation care. According to one recent medical resort patient who has now recovered, Symphony of Dyer was a place of refuge.

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Franciscan Alliance: 7 Ways for Seniors to Beat the Heat


Tips for avoiding heat stroke and exhaustion.

Franciscan-Beat-the-Heat-seniorsHot weather is dangerous, and seniors are particularly prone to its threat. Heat stroke and heat exhaustion are a real problem. In fact, a recent University of Chicago Medical Center study found that 40 percent of heat-related fatalities in the U.S. were among people over age 65.

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FirstLight Home Care of Valparaiso Receives National Honor in 2016


firstlight-jim-michelleFirstLight Home Care of Valparaiso, an award-winning provider of non-medical in-home care, today announced it has received FirstLight Home Care’s 2016 Franchisee of the Year award. The Valparaiso, Indiana office was selected from more than 110 FirstLight locations and was one of only three offices nationwide to receive the honor. The award was presented to Jim and Michelle Alex, local owners of FirstLight Home Care of Valparaiso.

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Trilogy Foundation's Grateful Families Program Provides a Way to Thank Caregivers in 2016


grateful-families-program-2016If you have ever wanted to acknowledge a caregiver at our campus, the Trilogy Foundation now has the perfect way for you to do so. The Grateful Families Program provides an opportunity for you to say “thank you” to caregivers in a more personal and meaningful way.

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Hospice of the Calumet Area's Pat Kish is Named Seeds of Hope Honoree


pat-kishHospice of the Calumet Area has many people working hard to make sure that the nonprofit’s mission is upheld. These people are unique, with big hearts and bottomless stores of patience and love that they graciously share with hospice patients and their families.

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FirstLight HomeCare Spends Quality Time with the Seniors at St. Agnes Center

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The caregivers and staff of FirstLight HomeCare of Northwest Indiana can be seen all over the local communities helping out in one fashion or another. They may be helping a client with their daily activities or they are volunteering.

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Rittenhouse Senior Living of Valparaiso and Portage Continue to Provide Top Quality Care Under Guidance of Discovery Senior Living

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Rittenhouse Senior Living of Valparaiso, Portage, and the rest of the facilities under the Rittenhouse name have recently come under new management and ownership umbrella of Discovery Senior Living, an award-winning owner manager group based in Bonita Springs Florida.

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FirstLight Home Care of NW Indiana Receives 2016 Best of Home Care® Provider of Choice Award


rot1FirstLight Home Care announced that it has received the Best of Home Care Provider of Choice Award from Home Care Pulse. The Provider of Choice Award is granted only to the top ranking home care providers, based on client satisfaction scores gathered by Home Care Pulse. FirstLight Home Care is now ranked among a select few home care providers across the country who have proven their ability to provide outstanding care.

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