News from senior helpers A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Sep 09, 2014, 09:00 ET

Family Caregiving Advocate Leeza Gibbons Invests In Senior Helpers

 Senior Helpers, a national franchise dedicated to ensuring a better quality of life for aging adults and their families, is excited to...

Oct 17, 2013, 13:47 ET
Senior Helpers(R)2013 Caregiver of the Year Award winners: (left to right) Vivian Keslar, Debbie Boone, Patti Haggard and Evonnae Buford pose with their trophies at the annual conference in Austin, Texas.  (PRNewsFoto/Senior Helpers)

Senior Helpers® Honors Caregivers for Extraordinary Service

Each year Senior Helpers, a national franchise offering in-home care services specialized for those with Alzheimer's and dementia, honors four...

Sep 16, 2013, 11:38 ET

Senior Helpers of Austin Hosts Free Caregiving Event and Webcast

According to the Alzheimer's Association, someone in America develops Alzheimer's disease every 68 seconds. In Texas, it's estimated that 470,000...

Sep 03, 2013, 13:59 ET
Senior Helpers, a national network of in-home senior care franchises that connects trained caregivers with seniors, offers free national webcast for caregivers.  (PRNewsFoto/Senior Helpers)

Senior Helpers Hosts Free National Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregiving Webcast

 According to the Alzheimer's Association, someone in America develops Alzheimer's disease every 68 seconds. By 2050, a new case is expected...

Aug 28, 2013, 12:19 ET
Peter Ross, President, Home Care Association of America.  (PRNewsFoto/Senior Helpers)

Senior Helpers' CEO Named President of the Home Care Association of America

 Peter Ross, co-founder and CEO of Senior Helpers, has been named the new president of the board of directors of the Home Care Association of...

May 28, 2013, 10:40 ET
Senior Helpers' Senior Gems(R) training DVD wins 2013 Today's Caregiver Award.  (PRNewsFoto/Senior Helpers)

Senior Helpers wins 2013 Caregiver Friendly® Award from Today's Caregiver Magazine

 Senior Helpers, a national franchise of leading in-home senior caregiver services, announced today it has been recognized by Today's...

May 07, 2013, 08:47 ET

It's Mother's Day: How is Mom?

Mother's Day is right around the corner and many adults will find themselves trying their best to cope with their parents' aging; things are...

Feb 01, 2013, 08:00 ET

Caregivers at Higher Risk for Heart Disease

February is American Heart Health Month and Senior Helpers, a leading national in-home care provider, is spreading awareness about the prevalence...