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Strategies to Keep Older Adults in the Driver’s Seat

Watching our loved ones grow older has its share of difficulties. Daily tasks become more stressful, and as mobility and responsiveness decline, their worlds begin to grow smaller. Inevitably, we face a conversation about whether or not it is feasible or safe for the older adults in our lives to continue driving. While there may…

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Prairie View Caregiver Group meets Sept. 15 in west Wichita

NEWTON, Kan. (Aug. 28, 2015) – “Coping with Grief and Loss for Caregivers” is the title for the next west Wichita Caregiver Group. It will meet from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 15 in the conference room at Prairie View’s Reflection Ridge office, 7570 W. 21st St. N., Suite 1026-D, Wichita, Kansas. Admission is…

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McPherson County Caregiver Support Group meets Sept. 14

NEWTON, Kan. (Aug. 25, 2014) – “Emotional Needs of the Care Receiver” is the topic for the next McPherson County Caregiver Support Group, sponsored by Prairie View Inc. The group meets from 2:30 to 4 p.m., Monday, Sept. 14 in the North Conference Room at Pine Village Wellness Center, 86 22nd Ave., Moundridge, Kansas. Admission…

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West Wichita Caregiver Group to discuss effective communication

NEWTON, Kan. (July 31, 2015) – “Communicating Effectively in Challenging Situations” is the title for the next west Wichita Caregiver Group. It will meet from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 18 in the conference room at Prairie View’s Reflection Ridge office, 7570 W. 21st St. N., Suite 1026-D, Wichita, Kansas. Admission is free and…

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Harvey County Caregiver Support Group meets Aug. 13

NEWTON, Kan. (July 31, 2015) – “Communication with Your Care Receiver” is the topic for the next meeting of Prairie View’s Harvey County Caregiver Support Group. Prairie View’s Joan Brubacher, a licensed specialist clinical social worker, facilitates the caregiver group. The group meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 13 in Prairie View’s Osage…

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East Wichita Caregiver Support Group set for Aug. 4

NEWTON, Kan. (July 22, 2015) – Prairie View’s East Wichita Caregiver Support Group, open to caregivers for older adults, meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 4 at Prairie View’s Legacy Park office, 9333 E. 21st St. N., Wichita, Kansas. Sharie Quattlebaum will present the program on “Putting the Fun Back into Caregiving.” She…

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Prairie View Caregiver Group meets July 21 in west Wichita

NEWTON, Kan. (June 24, 2015) – “Using Music to Improve Quality of Life” is the topic for the next West Wichita Caregiver Group, which will meet from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 21 in the conference room at Prairie View’s Reflection Ridge office, 7570 W. 21st St. N., Suite 1026-D, Wichita, Kansas. Admission is…

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East Wichita Caregiver Support Group set for July 7

NEWTON, Kan. (June 23, 2015) – Prairie View’s East Wichita Caregiver Support Group, open to caregivers for older adults, meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 7 at Prairie View’s Legacy Park office, 9333 E. 21st St. N., Wichita, Kansas. Marsha Siebenmorgen will present the July program on “Caregiver’s Bill of Rights.” She is…

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Harvey County Caregiver Support Group meets July 9

NEWTON, Kan. (June 22, 2015) – “Importance of Acceptance in the Caregiver Role” is the topic for the next meeting of Prairie View’s Harvey County Caregiver Support Group. Prairie View’s Joan Brubacher, a licensed specialist clinical social worker, facilitates the caregiver group. She also directs special programs for older adult services in Prairie View’s Center…

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McPherson County Caregiver Support Group meets July 6

NEWTON, Kan. (June 18, 2014) – “Caregivers’ Bill of Rights” is the topic for the next McPherson County Caregiver Support Group, sponsored by Prairie View Inc. The group meets from 2:30 to 4 p.m., Monday, July 6 in the North Conference Room at Pine Village Wellness Center, 86 22nd Ave., Moundridge, Kansas. Admission is free…

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