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Avoid getting and spreading the flu

If you are an older adult or spend time with them, prevent the flu by following these helpful hints.

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2019 Direction Home Awards Ceremony

The 2019 Hall of Fame and Awards recipients are announced

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November is National Family Caregivers Month

November has been named National Family Caregiver month. Read on to discover what a family caregiver is, and 10 tips to help.

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The Meyers Briggs Evaluation Tool - Introverts and Extroverts Working Together

The below piece was written by one of our fantastic CEU presenters, Andrea Peck.  It includes information about the Meyers Briggs tool, what it does and doesn’t measure, and what it means to be an introvert or extrovert in the workplace.  Enjoy! Family vacations can be exhilarating.  Who doesn’t like exploring new destinations with… Read More

2019 Fall Conference Slides

2019 Fall Conference presentations now available

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Mind Your Medications: non-prescription doesn't equal safe

You’ve heard it before: Talk to your health care provider about all the prescription and non-prescription medicines and supplements you take. But over-the-counter (OTC) medications and supplements are safe, aren’t they? The doctor told you to take a certain medication. So why should you mention everything you take? While medication… Read More

Age-Friendly Akron

Direction Home is proud to partner with the City of Akron, the University of Akron, and AARP for Age Friendly Akron

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What is Tai Chi and How Can it Help Me?

Tai Chi is a wonderful way to improve strength, balance, and flexibility. Direction Home offers Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance, an evidence-based program throughout our four-county service area for older adults concerned about falls. Want to know more? Read on...

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DHAD Leaders to Speak at National Conference

Direction Home leadership will have been asked to speak at the 2019 American Society on Aging Conference

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Date for the 2019 Fall Conference announced

Save the date! 2019 Fall Conference announced

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