Free Family Care Giver Conferences Across State

August 7, 2013

Registration is underway for three free Family Caregiver Conferences! The conferences are filled with expert advice about caregiver self-care, legal issues, medication safety, and resources for caregivers and inspiration for caregivers.

2013 Oklahoma Low-Income Heating Energy Assistance Program

July 8, 2013

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) will begin accepting applications Tuesday, July 9, for low-income households needing help with their cooling bills.

A limited amount of summer cooling assistance funds will be made available across the state through the federal Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), which is administered through the DHS.

Caregiver Supplies

March 14, 2013

a list and explanation of several items that will make a caregiver’s life easier and also

give the person your caregiving a bit of independence, which is so important. All are reasonably priced

and available to anyone with the Internet although many can be found in stores if you live in a city large


Senior Day At the Capitol

January 23, 2013
 PCA visiting woman

I also want to recommend the website for those of you who are caregivers. You may already be aware of it but for those who are not, you can find out a great deal of information through them. Recently, journalist Julia Szcesuil, from Care sent me a media request and interviewed me about certain programs, talked about within my book, Taking Care of Mom and Dad: A Baby Boomer’s Resource Guide found here: Taking Care of Mom and Dad

OKDHS Helps Low-Income Oklahomans with Heating Costs

November 9, 2012
 Woman at desk with medication

OKDHS Helps Low-Income Oklahomans with Heating Costs for 2012

Fall Prevention

September 10, 2012
 Man with walker

Falls are the second leading cause of accidental death in the U.S. 75% of these falls are by older adults.