Alzheimer Support Group

  By Gail J. Shaw, Care Coordinator -   Have you ever wondered what you could get out of attending a support group?  You may already know first-hand that the life of a caregiver is filled with all kinds of challenges. especially if your loved one has memory loss.  Support groups offer educational information, ways [...]

By |2014-06-02T09:37:01+00:00June 2nd, 2014|News|0 Comments

Hospital Patient Sitter / Companion Services

We know that when a loved one suffering from dementia or Alzheimer's is hospitalized for any length of time it can be frightening for your loved one and you. Especially knowing that you can't spend every minute with them to assist them. We can help you! We offer one-on-one patient observation that encourages a positive recover. [...]

By |2014-05-30T09:35:04+00:00May 30th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Go Ahead – Make Plans – Have Some Fun!

It’s that time of the year when it seems every family is busy preparing to celebrate something. . . a wedding, graduation, family reunion, church picnic, barbeques on the 4th, the list goes on and on. If you are caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or other aging issues, attending family and community events can present [...]

By |2014-05-30T08:46:23+00:00May 30th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Caregiver Support Groups

St. John’s support groups provide opportunities for families and friends to discuss their concerns and uncertainties, as well as find resources to help regain a sense of  balance and hope. We also provide information about helpful coping techniques and resources to make your job as caregiver a little less stressful. The sessions  allow you to [...]

By |2014-02-28T12:11:05+00:00February 28th, 2014|Events, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Income Tax for Seniors and Disabled

Collinsville Township Senior Center will be offering income tax preparation. This service will be extended on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  It is a free service for seniors and disabled people that qualify. No reservations will be taken. Tuesdays – Moose Lodge, 2521 Maryville Rd. – 8 AM – 11 AM [...]

By |2014-02-07T20:34:41+00:00February 7th, 2014|News|0 Comments