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FRESH PERSPECTIVE TEAM UPDATE

By Shelly Nutter | Dec 10, 2020 | Comments Off on FRESH PERSPECTIVE TEAM UPDATE

Congratulations to our newest Caregivers. Welcome the Fresh Perspective Home Care Team! Happy December Birthday Wishes: 12/04 – Tiere Richardson 12/07 – Angelica Wanger 12/12 – Vanessa Lewis 12/20 – Julia Magnus A big THANK YOU to our Team Members celebrating December Anniversaries! 1 year – Maureen Jonas 1 year – Shawna Gilliam 1 year […]

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HIGH FIVE OF THE MONTH!

By Shelly Nutter | Dec 9, 2020 | Comments Off on HIGH FIVE OF THE MONTH!

Congratulations to Wendy Leach! Our December High Five Award Recipient! Wendy has been dedicated to Fresh Perspective Home Care and our Clients for over 7 years. We are recognizing her for consistently going above & beyond to provide the best possible client care. Over the years, Wendy has become known for starting her day before […]

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Getting a Dog for Your Senior Parent

By Shelly Nutter | Dec 9, 2020 | Comments Off on Getting a Dog for Your Senior Parent

As a caregiver for your senior parent, you might be looking for ways to help your parent feel less lonely and oftentimes, that conversation leads to looking into purchasing a pet for your parent. While that should be a long and very thoughtful conversation about the responsibilities and requirements (both emotional and financial) of pet […]

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Help Your Senior Fight Loneliness

By Mike Beckett | Nov 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Help Your Senior Fight Loneliness

Research on seniors shows that loneliness can lead to serious physical problems that shorten life. According to the National Academies of Sciences, a quarter of all people over 65 in the United States are socially isolated. The same study found an astonishing relationship between social isolation among the elderly and early death. Among older people […]

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HIGH FIVE OF THE MONTH!

By Shelly Nutter | Nov 13, 2020 | Comments Off on HIGH FIVE OF THE MONTH!

  Congratulations to Travis Dixon! Travis is the very first recipient of our High Five Award. Travis was recently a runner up for the Home Care Association of America’s 2020 Caregiver of the Year. His level of compassion and dedication extends beyond the responsibilities inherent to his position. Fresh Perspective’s Client Services team knows they […]

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Congratulations to our newest Caregivers!

By Shelly Nutter | Nov 11, 2020 | Comments Off on Congratulations to our newest Caregivers!
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Congratulations to our newest Caregivers.  Welcome the Fresh Perspective Home Care Team! 10/06 – Joan Pettit       10/16 – Andrea Rex       10/20 – Precious Sanders (Welcome back Precious!)       Happy November Birthday Wishes: 11/03 – Travis Dixon 11/03 – Andrea Rex 11/09 – Neosha Whitley 11/22 – Mihret […]

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5 Signs Your Senior Should Stop Driving

By Shelly Nutter | Nov 11, 2020 | Comments Off on 5 Signs Your Senior Should Stop Driving

Discussing the possibility of your senior no longer getting behind the wheel can be a sensitive subject to approach, but sometimes it is a necessary one, not only for their safety but for the safety of others as well. If your senior is experiencing any of the following, it may be time to discuss other […]

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How Can You Tell What Your Senior Wants from Someone Helping Her?

By Shelly Nutter | Oct 23, 2020 | Comments Off on How Can You Tell What Your Senior Wants from Someone Helping Her?

At some stage your elderly family member may need more help, but that doesn’t mean she wants it or is excited to have that help. Working through some of the issues around having more help can give you both a way to take a step back. Don’t Push Too Hard with the Idea of Help […]

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Fresh Perspective Home Care Wins Provider of Choice Award!

By Shelly Nutter | Oct 20, 2020 | Comments Off on Fresh Perspective Home Care Wins Provider of Choice Award!

We are all very excited and honored to be recognized by Home Care Pulse with their Best of Home Care – Provider of Choice 2020 Award!! This award is based on client satisfaction ratings collected from telephone interviews performed by Home Care Pulse, an independent satisfaction research firm. This recognition assures that the recipient is […]

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Celebrating Anniversaries!

By Shelly Nutter | Oct 19, 2020 | Comments Off on Celebrating Anniversaries!
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During the month of October, we would like to recognize the anniversaries of these Fresh Perspective Home Care Team Members. Thank you for your dedication, compassion, and the quality care you provide to our Clients!! Penny Bishop – 1 year Cassandra Lawton – 2 years Mitchell Gross – 2 years Phillicia Jackson – 3 years […]

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