HHSC Recognizes May as Mental Health Awareness Month

Texas Health and Human Services is recognizing May as Mental Health Awareness Month. Along with other resources, they are offering free webinars. The first webinar is Thursday, May 9th on the therapeutic value of creativity and art.  We have a client, Joan, who teaches art and also paints and does art projects at home. She…

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Empowering Seniors: Mental Health Awareness Month – May 2024

As the world gears up to observe Mental Health Awareness Month, it’s crucial to recognize that mental health knows no age limits. While discussions often revolve around youth and adults, it’s equally important to shine a light on the mental well-being of seniors. Aging comes with its unique set of challenges, ranging from health issues…

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Enhancing Cognitive Function: 10 Memory Exercise Apps for Senior Citizens

Maintaining cognitive function is crucial for the well-being of senior citizens, and mobile and web applications offer a convenient and engaging way to exercise the mind. These applications are designed to stimulate memory, improve cognitive skills, and provide enjoyable mental challenges. In this article, we’ll explore 10 mobile and web applications that serve as excellent…

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February Employee Spotlight 2024

Personal Assistant Spotlight Melissa, with 20 years previous experience in healthcare and her Certified Nurse Aide and Medical Assistant certifications, became a valued member of our team in August 2021. She goes beyond being a caregiver, communicating and forming relationships with clients and family members to enhance their services.  She is a great team player…

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Senior-Focused Ideas for Giving Tuesday: Empowering Elders for Change

As Giving Tuesday approaches, the opportunity to extend generosity, support, and care to our senior community becomes a compelling focal point. While this day of charitable giving holds significance across various causes, it’s pivotal to shed light on the unique needs and potential of our elder population. Here are some senior-focused ideas to consider for…

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Enchanting October: Fall & Halloween Activities for Seniors

October is a magical month filled with the crisp rustle of leaves, the aroma of cinnamon-spiced treats, and the anticipation of Halloween. For seniors, this season offers a myriad of opportunities to engage in festive activities that promote socialization, creativity, and overall well-being. Let’s explore some enchanting Halloween and October activities tailored for seniors. Pumpkin…

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May Employee Spotlight 2023

Personal Assistant Spotlight Jenny joined Home Vitality Care a little over a year ago, April 22, 2022, and has been a great caregiver for our clients. She has 20 years of experience in home care, is very diligent and reliable and builds a great rapport with clients and family members. Jenny likes reading, shopping, traveling,…

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2023 Spring Traveling Tips for Seniors

Spring is a wonderful time of the year when nature blooms, and the weather is mild and pleasant. Many seniors look forward to traveling during this time of the year, but it’s important to take certain precautions to ensure a safe and enjoyable trip. In this article, we’ll discuss some senior citizen precautions for traveling…

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