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Seniors Eating a Healthy Diet

5 Lifestyle Behaviors to Lower the Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

More than five million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease, according to the Alzheimer’s Association, and by 2050 this number is expected to increase to 14 million. Fortunately, research has identified several lifestyle factors that correlate with a reduced risk...
Meals for Seniors

The Only Face They May See

CICOA employees have a well-deserved reputation of going the extra mile for their clients. For Meals & More driver Pete Shields, 79, it is more accurate to say he goes the extra miles. Delivering Meals to Homebound Seniors Home-delivered meals...
CICOA Home-Delivered Meals Testimonial

Home-delivered Meals Offer Lifeline for Indy Woman

For more than eight decades, Janice has made ends meet. It’s not always been easy, especially as a single mom. But last summer, Janice knew she could no longer could do it alone. At 82, she returned to Indianapolis from southern...
Working from Home with Kids in Virtual Learning during COVID

This Will Pass

I began working from home full-time last spring, two weeks before my kids started e-learning for the rest of the school year. I had found the balance of calling clients, going on home visits, and not missing events with my...
2021 journal

A New Year. A New Playbook.

Welcome 2021. What took you so long? A new year – especially this one – causes me to think about what I want to accomplish over the next 12 months. I’m not talking about resolutions; I know I need to...
Enjoy the Little Things

It’s the Little Things

They say that it’s the little things that make a difference, and for our clients and caregivers, this is no different. Everyone's victory is their own. Sometimes the victory is a client taking a first step following a stroke or someone...

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