Aware Senior Care Blog

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Positive Approach to Care: Becoming a Certified Dementia Trainer in 3 Inspiring Days

Tim and I wanted to learn more about dementia care in order to train our staff to be better dementia caregivers. We decided to become PAC (Positive Approach to Care) certified and through Teepa Snow’s dementia training program.

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What is a CNA? How to Become a Certified Nursing Assistant

A Certified Nursing Assistant, or CNA, is an often overlooked but important member of a care team. But, it is also incredibly rewarding and an excellent starting point in a healthcare career. So, what is a CNA and how do you become one?

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Overcoming Life’s Disappointments in 6 Powerful Lessons: Recommended Reading

Overcoming Life’s Disappointments by Harold S. Kushner helps you understand what it means to live a good life and making the right choices to live well.

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Who Cares? Family Caregiving: Recommended Reading

Jerry Bridge, the author of “Who Cares? The Give and Take of Family Caregiving” shares his experiences about providing care for four family members.

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Introducing Caregiver Corner! Marilyn: Faith, Family, and Compassion

In our first Caregiver Corner, our weekend staff coordinator Marilyn explains the importance of her family’s experience in caregiving as an inspiration for her career and the role of faith in compassionate care.

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Tackling the Spartan Trifecta Challenge and Living Well in 2019

One of my favorite memories of this past year was seeing my parents’ hard work in training pay off in completing some very difficult obstacle course races. They took on an incredible challenge (absolutely no pressure from me, mind you) and succeeded beautifully!

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Helping Seniors During the Holidays in Wake County: A Volunteer Guide

With the holidays coming up, we’ll be reminded of the importance of giving back and doing good onto others. If you want to help the elderly locally here in Wake County, we’ve put together this helpful holiday volunteer guide with opportunities to donate your time and/or money.

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iHeartRadio’s CEOs to Know: Tim Talks with Kyle Wilson

Tim joins host Kyle Wilson once again for iHeartRadio’s “CEOs to Know” podcast to discuss Aware Senior Care’s founding and what’s in store in the future.

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Making a Dementia Care Plan: An Important Guide for Families

The dementia care plan guide by Aware Senior Care is designed to start from the beginning and takes steps to address the issues your family is facing.

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Gardening Made Easy For Seniors: Indoors and Outdoors

Gardening never gets old, but getting older may make it challenging to do. Read more in this short guide on gardening made easy for seniors.

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