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Winter 2013 (.pdf) The theme for this edition is “the promise of the future” this means your own future, the future of your family of future generations and much more. Lot’s of great resources too!
Fall 2012 (.pdf) The theme of “Building love, trust and respect” was carefully considered when writing this edition. We looked at the challenges you may be confronting and offer some tips from our staff and from other caregivers. We also share a link to a helpful toolkit to help you manage overwhelming stress.
Summer 2012 (.pdf) The theme is the “Growth of Ideas.” In this edition, we have put down some simple pointers that may help you find and apply some new ideas for moving forward. Some of our suggestions relate to developing a new perspective: remaining open, seeking out opposing views, and recognizing that all growth is necessarily a bit uncomfortable.
Spring 2012 (.pdf) Special Anniversary edition newsletter containing congratulatory notes, photos and more that highlight accomplishments over the last 25 years.
Winter 2012 (.pdf) This edition of the newsletter deals with finding joy in our work. Finding joy in a caregiving situation can be challenging at times. Being overwhelmed, burned out, and exhausted can certainly interfere with finding joy in one’s daily work. We hope this newsletter helps you find joy.
Fall 2011 (.pdf) This edition of Reach Out discusses “a stranger in your life.” Whether you are bewildered by the family member who has developed Alzheimer’s disease, the grandchild who has just moved in with you, the home health aide who comes into your home or even yourself in this new role this edition is for you.
Summer 2011 (.pdf), The theme for this edition is living a healthy life.
Spring 2011 (.pdf), Support services for grandparents who are raising their grandchildren are being cuts. Learn about the issue in this edition.
January 2011 (.pdf) The theme for this edition is finding destressers, that is the ways you find to relieve stress. This should be an edition for everyone!
Fall 2010 (.pdf), The theme for this edition is “Communication.”
Spring 2010 (.pdf), The theme for this edition is “Volunteerism.” Included are articles about the benefits of volunteering and ways to find volunteer opportunities.
Summer 2009 (.pdf), the topic is tuning up your coping skills and finding resources to deal with pressures and stress, including internet resources and suicide prevention and awareness materials.
Fall 2009 (.pdf), the topic is about planning, including “where will the children go,” tax planning, health care choices and legacy giving.
Spring 2009 (.pdf), This edition is all about Male Caregivers, articles include information gathered through a male focus group on caregiving, information on a veteran’s project, help for disciplining children in your care and much more.
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