Home Care Assistance helps seniors thrive

When El Dorado Hills residents Glen and Monica Krakow considered a move to Texas to live near their aging parents two years ago, friends pleaded with the couple to stay. After all, the Krakows developed deep roots in the area while raising their two grown children and by virtue of owning the Pak Mail in […]

Protecting Your Savings: A look into popular scams

Mrs. Hendricks lived alone. All of her children lived out of state and visited once a year at Christmas. Mrs. Hendricks values her independence; however, is suffering from mild memory impairment. Once while shopping at a local grocery store, Mrs. Hendricks was approached by a well-dressed gentlemen. The man informed Mrs. Hendricks that her car […]

How to Sign Up for Medicare

So you’re turning 65. Congratulations! It’s time to start taking advantage of your Medicare benefits. And just how do you do that? First, here’s a quick overview of the benefits: Medicare has four parts, A through D. Part A pays for hospitalization and most eligible people don’t have to pay premiums for it. Part B […]

Search is on for outstanding senior volunteer

Every day, California senior volunteers generously give their time and service to help others. Now is the chance to give back by nominating a deserving older adult in your community for his or her outstanding service through the Salute to Senior Service program. Sponsored by Home Instead Inc., the franchisor of the Home Instead Senior […]