Senior Helpers Expands Partnership with National Parkinson Foundation

(August 2016) Following a recent collaboration to develop its Parkinson's Care Program, Senior Helpers®, one of the nation's premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, today announced a formal partnership with the National Parkinson Foundation (NPF). The partnership will help bolster the Foundation's educational resources while helping make life better for people living with Parkinson's disease through expert care, education and research. Together with Senior Helpers, NPF will create new resources for people with Parkinson's and their caregivers, including Spanish language translations of existing materials and a tip sheet on home healthcare and assistive devices. Additionally, the two organizations will connect with families across the country by hosting educational events in local communities which highlight the proper actions to take when caregiving for a loved one living with Parkinson's disease.

"With 60,000 new cases of Parkinson's disease diagnosed each year, the need for reliable, expert care to help family members support and manage the day-to-day complexities of the disease are essential," said Craig Leonard, Senior Helpers president. "Through our partnership with the National Parkinson Foundation, we will be able to educate a larger audience on the resources available to make life better for individuals living with Parkinson's. This includes sharing the value of working alongside expertly trained caregivers who can implement personalized plans and understand current assistive technologies that allow them to remain in the care and comfort of their own home."  Read more...

Access Hollywood: Leeza Gibbons Shares How Senior Helpers Can Assist Your Elderly Loved Ones

(August 2016)Find the right care and peace of mind for your elderly loved ones with Senior Helpers. Leeza Gibbons shares her story with confidence and optimism.

Learning to Care for Yourself While Caring for a Loved One With Alzheimer's

(June 2016) Leeza Gibbons can pinpoint the exact moment her life and identity changed forever. "It happened during my grandmother's funeral," recalls the Los Angeles-based, Emmy award-winning entertainment reporter. "My mother had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's, and we were burying her mother, who had the same disease. And I realized, 'Wow, I'm always going to be her daughter, but I now have this hybrid role — of reversing the roles — and becoming her caregiver.' That was the moment when I owned it, when it became very clear to me."

Getting Serious About Home Care for Aging Americans

(June 2016) Welcome to 21st century America, where we have longer lives than ever before and higher hopes for healthy aging. We are, happily, the beneficiaries of medical and scientific breakthroughs that have given us life spans that not long ago would have been the stuff of science fiction. But we also face serious challenges, including the number of seniors struggling to find and afford much-needed care.

Franchise Business Senior Helpers Coming to Terre Haute

(June 2016) Personalized senior care leader Senior Helpers just announced the opening of a new location in Terre Haute, Indiana. This marks the 257th location nationwide for Senior Helpers, one of the biggest in-home senior care franchise systems in the country. The new location is operated by owner Matthew Page.

Yahoo Finance: Senior Helpers Introduces First Ever In-Home Parkinson's Disease Care Program

(May 2016) Senior Helpers, one of the nation's premier provider of personalized in-home senior care, announced today the launch of its Parkinson's Care Program, a specialized training and certification program created in conjunction with leading experts from the National Parkinson Foundation's Center of Excellence.

Franchising.com: Senior Helpers Introduces First Ever In-Home Parkinson's Disease Care Program

(May 2016) "Parkinson's disease is a chronic and progressive movement disorder that affects nearly one million people in the U.S. alone, and that number will likely increase due to the aging Baby Boomers population," said Chris Buitron, Senior Helpers vice president of marketing. "We are proud to be the first in our industry to provide specialized caregiver training in Alzheimer's, dementia, and now, Parkinson's disease care. Over the years, Senior Helpers has established itself as the best option for navigating the challenges of in-home senior care today, and this new program further underscores our commitment to offering skilled services while allowing our aging clients to maintain the best quality of life possible in the comfort of their own homes."

Overcoming the Obstacles: Staying Strong During Illness and Disease

(March 2016) We talk a lot about the nearly limitless opportunities that are now available as we age — which is why we work hard to provide the hope and inspiration required and believe that the rest of our lives can truly be the best of our lives.

Senior Helpers on Daytime

(March 2016) Enter to win a Gold Violin gift card or a Senior Helpers care bag. Senior Helpers is one of the largest in-home senior care companies in the U.S. Senior Helpers offers a wide range of personal care and companion services, including Alzheimer’s and dementia care services, to assist seniors who wish to live independently.

Teepa Snow on Planning Activities to Enrich the Lives of People with Alzheimer's

(February 2016) Entertainment and other activities are essential for the well-being of people with Alzheimer's. They can make the difference between a deadly boring day of staring at the floor and a rich sense of purpose and contentedness. They can also help the caregiver make a connection with the person, no matter how brief. Read the full article here.

Senior Helpers Receives 2016 Best of Home Care Endorsed National Provider For Third Consecutive Year

(February 2016) Senior Helpers®, one of the nation's largest in-home senior care franchised businesses, has received the highly sought after Best of Home Care Endorsed National Provider recognition for the third consecutive year. Home Care Pulse, the home care industry's leading market research firm that specializes in customer satisfaction research and quality assurance, awarded the 2016 distinction due to exceptional customer service reviews by existing clients. Read the full article here.

Senior Helpers Announces New Vice President to Drive Continued Growth In Franchise Sales

(January 2016) Senior Helpers®, one of the nation's largest in-home senior care franchised businesses, announced today that Rob Cantrell joined the Senior Helpers corporate team as the new Vice President of Franchise Development, taking on responsibility for continuing the growth Senior Helpers has seen in franchise unit sales. Read the full article here.

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Leeza Gibbons Talks 'Celebrity Apprentice' and Senior Helpers on Fox and Friends

(February 2015) Leeza Gibbons has been competing on The Celebrity Apprentice and is STILL in the game! This morning, she was featured on Fox And Friends, where she talked about the show, her charity, and Senior Helpers. Watch the clip here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Doctors: Leeza Gibbons on Caring for a Loved One With Alzheimer's

(January 2015)  Leeza Gibbons was featured on The Doctors where she discussed her role as a family caregiver and how Senior Helpers and the Senior Gems Program have helped those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's and dementia. Watch the video here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emergency responders learn new techniques to better serve dementia patients

(January 2015) Senior Helpers of South Palm Beach developed a training program to teach emergency responders how to better deal with those suffering from Alzheimer's and dementia. Watch the video here.

Leeza Gibbons was featured on “A Healthy You & Carol Alt”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(November 2014) Leeza Gibbons was featured on “A Healthy You & Carol Alt” on Fox News where she discussed dealing with the reality of dementia and how Senior Helpers services can help family caregivers. You can watch the video here.

Why Leeza Gibbons Just Bought a Senior Care Franchise

(September 2014) Leeza Gibbons made her name as a talk show host, but today, she has a new career: she is opening a senior-care franchise. Gibbons is currently in the process of preparing to open her first Senior Helpers franchise. While she can't yet reveal the exact location for legal reasons, she says it will be in the South East.

Caring for a booming senior population: How tech helps and hurts

(June 2014) Technology is changing how we care for seniors, and with the number of seniors in the U.S. expected to double by 2050, entrepreneurs are investing in new technologies designed specifically for the senior population. This trend has the potential to improve the lives of not only seniors, but also those who care for America's aging population as well.

Critical Memory Screenings Coming to Napa this May

(April 2014) Senior Helpers of Napa in conjunction with the Alzheimer’s Foundation will be hosting five free memory screenings for those concerned about their memory throughout the month of May.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Towson

(April 2014) On Monday, May 19, 2014, Senior Helpers of Towson will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Silver Spring

(April 2014) On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, Senior Helpers of Silver Spring will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Philadelphia

(April 2014) On Wednesday, April 23, 2014, Senior Helpers of Chester County (based in Exton) will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Clearwater

(April 2014) On Friday, April 11, 2014, Senior Helpers of Clearwater will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Spring Hill

(April 2014) On Tuesday, April 29, 2014, Senior Helpers of Spring Hill will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Chicago

(April 2014) On Wednesday, April 30, 2014, Senior Helpers will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Expands to Murfreesboro

(April 2014) Senior Helpers, a leading national provider of in-home care for seniors, is offering a solution for family caregivers in the local community by expanding to a new location at 745 S. Church Street in Murfreesboro, Tenn.   

(April 2014) As we age, our vision changes and that loss of vision can lead to serious safety issues. Accidents at home rank among the leading causes of death and injury among seniors. Senior Helpers provides advice on how to help elders adjust to diminished vision and stay safe in their home.

CN2 Hometown Hero - Seth Zamek - CN2 News

(April 2014) Seth Zamek owner of Senior Helpers - Fort Mill, SC was named CN2 News' Hometown Hero for his hard work and dedication to his community.

Senior Leadership

(April 2014) It is an organization and local office firmly entrenched with local roots. And, as the Ephrata Senior Helpers branch celebrates its one-year anniversary, it has not forgotten what’s important. Family is what’s important, said Abigail Critchfield, co-owner. So important that when they named their business corporation, CCJP Inc., they chose the first letters of all their children.

(March 2014) Communication can be tricky with people no matter what their age, but especially so when you're dealing with older people who have dementia. So what's the best way to have a conversation with someone with memory issues? Senior Helpers says it's all in the approach.

Why Leeza Gibbons Just Bought a Senior Care Franchise

(September 2014) Leeza Gibbons made her name as a talk show host, but today, she has a new career: she is opening a senior-care franchise. Gibbons is currently in the process of preparing to open her first Senior Helpers franchise. While she can't yet reveal the exact location for legal reasons, she says it will be in the South East.

Caring for a booming senior population: How tech helps and hurts

(June 2014) Technology is changing how we care for seniors, and with the number of seniors in the U.S. expected to double by 2050, entrepreneurs are investing in new technologies designed specifically for the senior population. This trend has the potential to improve the lives of not only seniors, but also those who care for America's aging population as well.

Critical Memory Screenings Coming to Napa this May

(April 2014) Senior Helpers of Napa in conjunction with the Alzheimer’s Foundation will be hosting five free memory screenings for those concerned about their memory throughout the month of May.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Towson

(April 2014) On Monday, May 19, 2014, Senior Helpers of Towson will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Silver Spring

(April 2014) On Tuesday, April 22, 2014, Senior Helpers of Silver Spring will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Philadelphia

(April 2014) On Wednesday, April 23, 2014, Senior Helpers of Chester County (based in Exton) will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Clearwater

(April 2014) On Friday, April 11, 2014, Senior Helpers of Clearwater will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Spring Hill

(April 2014) On Tuesday, April 29, 2014, Senior Helpers of Spring Hill will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Brings Dementia Care Education to Chicago

(April 2014) On Wednesday, April 30, 2014, Senior Helpers will host a seminar to address this growing public health crisis.

Senior Helpers Expands to Murfreesboro

(April 2014) Senior Helpers, a leading national provider of in-home care for seniors, is offering a solution for family caregivers in the local community by expanding to a new location at 745 S. Church Street in Murfreesboro, Tenn.   

(April 2014) As we age, our vision changes and that loss of vision can lead to serious safety issues. Accidents at home rank among the leading causes of death and injury among seniors. Senior Helpers provides advice on how to help elders adjust to diminished vision and stay safe in their home.

CN2 Hometown Hero - Seth Zamek - CN2 News

(April 2014) Seth Zamek owner of Senior Helpers - Fort Mill, SC was named CN2 News' Hometown Hero for his hard work and dedication to his community.

Senior Leadership

(April 2014) It is an organization and local office firmly entrenched with local roots. And, as the Ephrata Senior Helpers branch celebrates its one-year anniversary, it has not forgotten what’s important. Family is what’s important, said Abigail Critchfield, co-owner. So important that when they named their business corporation, CCJP Inc., they chose the first letters of all their children.

(March 2014) Communication can be tricky with people no matter what their age, but especially so when you're dealing with older people who have dementia. So what's the best way to have a conversation with someone with memory issues? Senior Helpers says it's all in the approach.

(February 2014) Nearly 10 million Americans now care for loved ones suffering from dementia according to the Alzheimer's Association. And caregivers frequently report high levels of stress. Leeza Gibbons says, "The well-being of caregivers is near and dear to my heart. I recently had the chance to participate in a nationwide webcast with one of the country's leading experts in elder care. Here's a look at it with some important information all caregivers need to hear.

(February 2014) Nearly 10 million Americans now care for loved ones suffering from dementia according to the Alzheimer's Association. And caregivers frequently report high levels of stress. Leeza Gibbons says, "The well-being of caregivers is near and dear to my heart. I recently had the chance to participate in a nationwide webcast with one of the country's leading experts in elder care. Here's a look at it with some important information all caregivers need to hear.

Senior Helpers Wins 2017 Caregiver Friendly Award® from Today's Caregiver

(May 2017) - Senior Helpers, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, today announced it has been selected to receive the 2017 Caregiver Friendly® Award by Today's Caregiver, the first national magazine for all family and professional caregivers, and caregiver.com. The Caregiver Friendly® Awards are designed to celebrate products, services, books and media created with the needs of caregivers in mind.

This ‘Home Improvement’ Character Tops List of Hypothetical Caregivers

(May 2017) - Tim “The Tool Man” Taylor may not have been a good handyman, but his wife, Jill, would have made a great senior caregiver. That’s according to a new survey from Senior Helpers, one of the nation’s largest home care franchises with 298 locations across the U.S. and over a dozen more abroad. The survey tracked responses from 1,000 adult children between the ages of 45 and 64.

Survey: ‘Home Improvement’ Character Tops List of Fictional Caregivers

(May 2017) - Jill Taylor, Tim Taylor’s affable wife from the ABC sitcom “Home Improvement,” would make a great home health worker. That’s according to a new survey from Senior Helpers, one of the nation’s largest home care franchises, with 298 locations across the U.S. and over a dozen more abroad. The survey tracked responses from 1,000 adult children between the ages of 45 and 64, asking various questions on the duties of elderly care.

Senior Helpers® Survey Finds Baby Boomers and Gen Xers Favor In-Home Care for Aging Loved Ones

(May 2017) - With nearly 75 million Americans ages 51-69, Baby Boomers are currently the second largest living generation in the United States. According to a recent survey of 1,000 adult children ages 45-64 issued by Senior Helpers, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, nearly 60 percent of Baby Boomers and Gen Xers are concerned about juggling the responsibility of caring for their families alongside of also providing for the wellbeing of their aging parents. 

Senior Helpers to Open First Company-Owned Location

(May 2017) - Senior Helpers, the premier provider of in-home senior care with more than 298 franchised businesses across the globe, today announced it will open its first-ever company-owned location in Baltimore. The global franchisor purchased the new facility near its Timonium, Maryland-based headquarters to serve as a training ground for new franchisees and an important venue for testing new programs and concepts. 

New Survey Finds Adult Children Want Their Parents To Age At Home

(April 2017) -  Adult children want their parents to age at home. They worry about it. And they want to talk about it.Those were the conclusions of a recent national survey conducted by Senior Helpers—a worldwide provider of in-home senior care—to gather attitudes on aging parents and their eventual need for care.

Leeza Gibbons: The Heart of A Princess

(April 2017) -My passion path and professional path intertwined following my father having a heart attack.  I hired a caregiver from Senior Helpers.  She became the secret weapon to my father’s recovery and I became a big believer in them.

The Caregiver's Voice: Want to Remeber? Break Your Routine

(April 2017) - It happens to the best of us – you drive home from work and don’t even remember making the trip. You leave home and forget if you locked the door.  It’s human nature to go on autopilot. You fall into a daily routine and follow the same steps when performing everyday activities, such as driving to work or making breakfast. 

The Dr. Oz Show: Learn More About the Senior Helpers Organization

(March 2017) - TV personality Leeza Gibbons is the national spokesperson for Senior Helpers. Senior Helpers is an organization that provides care for senior citizens around the United States. In the infographic below, Senior Helpers emphasizes how important love and companionship are to elderly people and the benefits of married life on overall health.

A Conversation With Leeza Gibbons

(February 2017) - Leeza Gibbons, (Entertainment Tonight, The Celebrity Apprentice Winner-2015, NY Times best-selling author, Speaker …and caregiver) called my show for family caregivers to share her insights learned as a caregiver —and to encourage fellow caregivers.

Emmy Award winner Leeza Gibbons’ Latest Project Focuses on Helping Seniors

(February 2017) - Emmy Award winner Leeza Gibbons has done it all in her career, from radio to TV, to being a New York Times bestselling author, winning NBC’s ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ and also being a mother. Her latest non-profit partnership with ‘Senior Helpers’ is a foundation that helps elderly people receive the proper care they need.

11 Daily Habits That Can Increase Your Risk Of Dementia Down The Line

(February 2017) - As you age, you might start to experience cognitive decline. Unfortunately, the process is pretty inevitable. However, there's no need to speed things up when you don't have to. There are certain daily habits that increase risk of dementia that you can easily break out of and replace with healthier habits that will keep your noggin' strong and well. By acting at a young age, you'll set yourself up for greater longevity and brain function.

A Conversation with Leeza Gibbons: Partnership with Senior Helpers, Dodging Drama, and Remembering to Breathe

(February 2017) - I (Leeza Gibbons) developed a passion for educating families about issues with aging parents when my mother got Alzheimer’s disease. She died in 2008, and my grandmother also had Alzheimer’s disease. I think when we are little girls growing up, we think our parents are going to live forever, and my mother was just my absolute best friend. My Granny and my mom were really the hallmarks for the kind of woman that I wanted to be, and that I hope I become and am becoming. I’m from South Carolina and my parents have been just the greatest inspirations in my life. I think that, for those of us who can say that, that’s such a blessing, so when you get to a place where your parents become older, it’s such a gift to think that you can then give back to them some of what they gave to you.

Senior Helpers CEO ‘Bullish’ on Opportunities in 2017

(January 2017) - With a new private equity partner on board, Senior Helpers is looking forward to a growth year in 2017. New programs and entry into new markets should give Timonium, Maryland-based Senior Helpers, one of the nation’s largest home care franchise companies, an even larger footprint and more sway across the health care continuum, co-founder and CEO Peter Ross told Home Health Care News.

TIP SHEET Assistive Devices & Home Health

(January 2017) - There are many techniques and assistive devices that can make activities of daily living easier and help you maintain indpedence for longer. Parkinson's progresses differently in every person, so eventually there might come a time when you could benefit from getting outside help in the home.

Senior Helpers Caregiver Wins Service Award

(January 2017) - It was after her mother suffered a stroke that Laura Harpster realized she had the skills and innate desire to care for others. Patience, empathy and helping patients adjust to their new lifestyle came easily to her. After her father‘s health declined, Harpster became his primary caregiver, finding it most rewarding when she saw how her efforts helped him be more independent, self-sufficient and happier overall. In 2010, when the manufacturing recession hit, and Harpster lost her job, she knew it was time to put her newfound passion to good use and became a full-time caregiver at Senior Helpers, an organization providing dependable care to improve the quality of life of elderly clients and their families

How to Select a Home Care Aide for an Aging Loved One

(January 2017) - A few months ago my real estate agent, Collette Fultz, called me because her parents needed someone to help them out at home. Her mother was recovering from a serious illness and her father, who had significant mobility problems, couldn’t take care of her. Collette asked me for advice about how to find a home care aide. I wished I had an article about it to send her. But I didn’t, so I decided to research and write this one.

America's Oldest Veteran, Richard Overton, Selects Senior Helpers for In-Home Care

(January 2017) - Senior Helpers, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, today announced that America's oldest veteran, Mr. Richard Overton, has selected the company to provide in-home care. Overton, a 110-year-old World War II veteran, resides in Austin, Texas, and is currently in need of full-time care. In an effort to help pay for the expense, his cousin, Volma Overton, has set up a GoFundMe page, where supporters can donate to the cause.

Senior Helpers Expands Franchise to Canada

(September 2016) Senior Helpers®, one of the nation's premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, today announced plans to expand to Canada in an effort to offer personal care and companion services to seniors who wish to live in the comfort of their own home. Following the success of its U.S. expansion efforts, Senior Helpers will align with Stonewood Equity Fund I, who will serve as the brand's master franchise in Canada. Together they will open the first Canadian location in the Durham Region, part of the greater Toronto area, on September 15.

Five Reasons Why Purchasing a Franchise is a Good Business Move

(August 2016) From sandwich shops to travel agencies and even hair salons, more and more franchise businesses are opening every day, and they’re here to stay. According to the International Franchise Association, franchise small businesses will once again grow at rates that exceed non-franchise business growth this year. So what’s the allure? It’s nice to buy into an already-successful business model, but beyond that there are many benefits to starting a franchise business.

Access Hollywood: Leeza Gibbons Shares How Senior Helpers Can Assist Your Elderly Loved Ones

(August 2016) Find the right care and peace of mind for your elderly loved ones with Senior Helpers. Leeza Gibbons shares her story with confidence and optimism.

Learning to Care for Yourself While Caring for a Loved One With Alzheimer's

(June 2016) Leeza Gibbons can pinpoint the exact moment her life and identity changed forever. "It happened during my grandmother's funeral," recalls the Los Angeles-based, Emmy award-winning entertainment reporter. "My mother had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's, and we were burying her mother, who had the same disease. And I realized, 'Wow, I'm always going to be her daughter, but I now have this hybrid role — of reversing the roles — and becoming her caregiver.' That was the moment when I owned it, when it became very clear to me."

Getting Serious About Home Care for Aging Americans

(June 2016) Welcome to 21st century America, where we have longer lives than ever before and higher hopes for healthy aging. We are, happily, the beneficiaries of medical and scientific breakthroughs that have given us life spans that not long ago would have been the stuff of science fiction. But we also face serious challenges, including the number of seniors struggling to find and afford much-needed care.

Franchise Business Senior Helpers Coming to Terre Haute

(June 2016) Personalized senior care leader Senior Helpers just announced the opening of a new location in Terre Haute, Indiana. This marks the 257th location nationwide for Senior Helpers, one of the biggest in-home senior care franchise systems in the country. The new location is operated by owner Matthew Page.

Yahoo Finance: Senior Helpers Introduces First Ever In-Home Parkinson's Disease Care Program

(May 2016) Senior Helpers, one of the nation's premier provider of personalized in-home senior care, announced today the launch of its Parkinson's Care Program, a specialized training and certification program created in conjunction with leading experts from the National Parkinson Foundation's Center of Excellence.

Franchising.com: Senior Helpers Introduces First Ever In-Home Parkinson's Disease Care Program

(May 2016) "Parkinson's disease is a chronic and progressive movement disorder that affects nearly one million people in the U.S. alone, and that number will likely increase due to the aging Baby Boomers population," said Chris Buitron, Senior Helpers vice president of marketing. "We are proud to be the first in our industry to provide specialized caregiver training in Alzheimer's, dementia, and now, Parkinson's disease care. Over the years, Senior Helpers has established itself as the best option for navigating the challenges of in-home senior care today, and this new program further underscores our commitment to offering skilled services while allowing our aging clients to maintain the best quality of life possible in the comfort of their own homes."

Overcoming the Obstacles: Staying Strong During Illness and Disease

(March 2016) We talk a lot about the nearly limitless opportunities that are now available as we age — which is why we work hard to provide the hope and inspiration required and believe that the rest of our lives can truly be the best of our lives.

Senior Helpers on Daytime

(March 2016) Enter to win a Gold Violin gift card or a Senior Helpers care bag.  Senior Helpers is one of the largest in-home senior care companies in the U.S.  Senior Helpers offers a wide range of personal care and companion services, including Alzheimer’s and dementia care services, to assist seniors who wish to live independently.

Teepa Snow on Planning Activities to Enrich the Lives of People with Alzheimer's

(February 2016) Entertainment and other activities are essential for the well-being of people with Alzheimer's. They can make the difference between a deadly boring day of staring at the floor and a rich sense of purpose and contentedness. They can also help the caregiver make a connection with the person, no matter how brief. Read the full article here.

Senior Helpers Receives 2016 Best of Home Care Endorsed National Provider For Third Consecutive Year

(February 2016) Senior Helpers®, one of the nation's largest in-home senior care franchised businesses, has received the highly sought after Best of Home Care Endorsed National Provider recognition for the third consecutive year. Home Care Pulse, the home care industry's leading market research firm that specializes in customer satisfaction research and quality assurance, awarded the 2016 distinction due to exceptional customer service reviews by existing clients. Read the full article here.

Senior Helpers Announces New Vice President to Drive Continued Growth In Franchise Sales

(January 2016) Senior Helpers®, one of the nation's largest in-home senior care franchised businesses, announced today that Rob Cantrell joined the Senior Helpers corporate team as the new Vice President of Franchise Development, taking on responsibility for continuing the growth Senior Helpers has seen in franchise unit sales. Read the full article here.

 

 

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Pathways to Independent Living - 2015 Issue 6 Pathways.

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News & Press

Leeza Gibbons Talks 'Celebrity Apprentice' and Senior Helpers on Fox and Friends

(February 2015) Leeza Gibbons has been competing on The Celebrity Apprentice and is STILL in the game! This morning, she was featured on Fox And Friends, where she talked about the show, her charity, and Senior Helpers. Watch the clip here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Doctors: Leeza Gibbons on Caring for a Loved One With Alzheimer's

(January 2015)  Leeza Gibbons was featured on The Doctors where she discussed her role as a family caregiver and how Senior Helpers and the Senior Gems Program have helped those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's and dementia. Watch the video here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emergency responders learn new techniques to better serve dementia patients

(January 2015) Senior Helpers of South Palm Beach developed a training program to teach emergency responders how to better deal with those suffering from Alzheimer's and dementia. Watch the video here.

Leeza Gibbons was featured on “A Healthy You & Carol Alt”

 

 

 

 

 

 

(November 2014) Leeza Gibbons was featured on “A Healthy You & Carol Alt” on Fox News where she discussed dealing with the reality of dementia and how Senior Helpers services can help family caregivers. You can watch the video here.