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Giving Back

by Kelly Sublett // Photos Courtesy of Compassion International In November each year, most Americans begin shifting focus to the upcoming holidays — to the spirit of giving and giving back.    One organization, for more than 60 years, has made a sweeping effort internationally to shine a light on compassion and what the needs…

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What’s In A Name

by Kelly Sublett According to the Arkansas Department of Human Services, each year more than 23,000 Arkansans receive services in long-term care facilities licensed and inspected by the Office of Long Term Care (OLTC).  The following are some types of facilities licensed by the state: Nursing Homes provide total care for their residents – meeting…

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Care For Seniors & Caregivers

by Kelly Sublett Often times, retirement can mean more than gardening, traveling and redecorating an empty nest. Retirees can find themselves as caregivers, too, tending to aging parents and loved ones.  According to Pew Research Center, in 2018 “older adults, including those ages 75 and older, are about as likely as those in younger groups…