Family Caregiver Support Group – Edwardsville

Family Caregiver Support Group—Edwardsville Wed.,  Dec. 19 (Group will not meet in November) 6:30—8:00 p.m. This support group is intended for family caregivers caring for loved ones with any type of disability. Join us at St. John’s Community Care in Edwardsville. Sessions are held the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Call 618-656-7090  

By |2018-10-31T09:55:46+00:00December 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Alzheimer’s Support Group

Alzheimer’s Support Group— Collinsville Tues.,  Oct. 9,  Nov. 13 & Dec. 11 1:30—3:00 p.m. Join others dealing with dementia and memory loss at St. John’s Community Care in Collinsville. Sessions are held the 2nd Tuesday of each month. Complimentary care for loved ones available with reservation. Call 618-344-5008  

By |2018-10-05T10:22:27+00:00October 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Family Caregiver Support Group – Collinsville

Family Caregiver Support Group Join other caregivers for fellowship and support at this meeting. This support group is intended for family caregivers caring for loved ones with any type of disability.  This group is hosted by the Director of the Adult Day Program and meets in the St. John’s Community Care conference room in Collinsville [...]

By |2018-08-17T13:43:23+00:00September 12th, 2018|0 Comments

The Lost Art of Relaxation

BY DAVID PIEPLOW - contributing writer - A guy goes into the doctor’s office and says, “Doc, I keep having these alternating, recurring dreams.  First I’m a teepee; then I’m a wigwam; then I’m a teepee; then I’m a wigwam again.  It’s driving me crazy.  I can’t get any sleep and I’m a nervous wreck.  [...]

By |2018-08-17T12:50:53+00:00August 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Don’t get your tinsel in a tangle

By Patti Haddick, Director of Home Services – The holidays are stressful for any adult but when you add the stress of caring for a loved one, it can be overwhelming. There are decorations to put up, cookies to bake, gifts to buy, and if you add taking care of a frail loved one, it seems unmanageable.  [...]

By |2018-01-25T21:29:11+00:00September 26th, 2017|Caregiver, News|0 Comments