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Make a Difference on World Senior Citizen's Day

OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Today we celebrate World Senior Citizen's Day, a holiday that should inspire us to do something for an older adult in our life and remind us to make seniors a priority not only today, but every day.

"If not for our older loved ones, we would not have the opportunities we have today," said Lakelyn Hogan, gerontologist and caregiver advocate for Home Instead. "They have paved the way for us and we need to show our seniors how much we appreciate, respect and admire them."

There are countless ways to show your appreciation and respect for older loved ones or other seniors in your area. Whether spending time with an aging family member or offering to help a neighbor with household chores, even a small act can make a meaningful impact. Be as creative as you want in finding something that will have meaning to that person.

To make a difference in your community, Home Instead recommends making a personal commitment to at least one of the following activities:

To learn more about how you make the world a better place for seniors and inspire others to do the same, visit Imreadytocare.com, or contact your local Home Instead Senior Care office.


Founded in 1994 in Omaha, Nebraska, the Home Instead Senior Care® franchise network provides personalized care, support and education to enhance the lives of aging adults and their families. Today, the network is the world's leading provider of in-home care services for seniors, with more than 1,200 independently owned and operated franchises that provide more than 80 million hours of care annually throughout the United States and 11 other countries. Local Home Instead Senior Care offices employ approximately 90,000 CAREGiversSM worldwide who provide basic support services that enable seniors to live safely and comfortably in their own homes for as long as possible. Home Instead Senior Care franchise owners partner with clients and their family members to help meet varied individual needs. Services span the care continuum ? from providing personal care to specialized Alzheimer's care and hospice support. Also available are family caregiver education and support resources.

Visit HomeInstead.com. Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.


SOURCE Home Instead Senior Care

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