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Briana’s Top Ten Tips & Resources for Alzheimer’s

September 10, 2020 — Top Ten Tips & Resources for Alzheimer’s Briana Howard, Care Manager Listen! with love and respect. The most heartbreaking thing I ever heard an early onset woman say about her diagnosis, when asked was “No one will ever take me seriously again.” Watch body language. All people know when they are being patronized. Eyeball to eyeball,... Read More

Top 10; Hospital Discharge

August 20, 2020 — Discuss these top ten topics before being discharged from a hospital to assist with a successful recovery: 1) Will I receive prescriptions? Are there any changes to the medications I was admitted with? (Get a printed list of all medications, and frequency.) 2) When is my follow up?  Can you provide me with all names and... Read More

Hurricane Supplies for Seniors

June 1, 2020 — June 1st begins Hurricane Season, use this updated Hurricane Supply list so nothing is left to chance. Bandages battery operated fan Batteries (in different sizes) Battery-operated lanterns Battery-operated radio Bottled water (1 Gallon/person/day) Can opener Canned food Cash- $100 in singles Cell phone with extra batteries Clean Clothes Clock Current phone list of family and... Read More

Are you Fine?

May 14, 2020 — In a study of 2,000 adults, the Mental Health Foundation found the average person says “I’m fine” 14 times per week, but only 19% of them actually mean it. We live in a fast paced world, where some feel like there isn’t time for feelings. So the best answer you can give is “I’m fine”. This... Read More

Why I’m buying stock in Zoom; Bridging the Intergenerational Gap

April 23, 2020 — In our efforts to Cope through Corona, Senior Options invited a music therapist to facilitate a session for our clients and their families via Zoom. The concept itself was exciting. Family members from all over the country zooming in to experience music together with their loved ones.  While the music was uplifting, the true value... Read More

Senior Options response to Covid-19

March 19, 2020 — As the situation regarding Covid-19 is rapidly evolving, Senior Options is implementing additional measures to ensure the safety and well-being of our clientele and Care Managers. In adherence with Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines, Senior Options staff has taken on appropriate social-distancing measures. By limiting interaction in public areas, the likelihood of contracting any... Read More

Happy Holidays

March 29, 2018 — “Senior Options Team hopes you have a wonderful Holiday Weekend and you will be making new memories with those you love.”

Happy Social Workers Month!

March 15, 2018 — Senior Options wants to take this moment to honor our social workers for the critical work they do in the community.  Thank you for helping families and individuals confront, cope with, and overcome challenges. Your care and commitment in making a difference in the lives of others is greatly valued by the Senior Options team and... Read More