All     Blog Posts     News Articles

Stay Connected With Our Blog & News

DHAD Position Statement and Action Plan for the Future
06/12/2020

By our nature, we want to help those who need it most, and that is why we as an organization need to address the challenges we see with determination.

Read More

Everything you need to know about COVID-19 masks
05/06/2020

Confused about masks? How to wear it or how to make one? We've got you covered...

Read More

Resources for staying home, staying healthy, and staying happy during the COVID-19 crisis
04/03/2020

Use these resources to find food, activities, and other things to help your stay at home be a little more comfortable.

Read More

Caregiver Resources for COVID-19
04/01/2020

The Ohio Department of Aging has provided some resources to assist caregivers in their vitally important mission. We hope you will download and find them useful.

Read More

Direction Home Leadership attend National Summit on Health Care and Social Service Integration
03/04/2020

Direction Home Leadership attend National Summit on Health Care and Social Service Integration.

Read More

Avoid getting and spreading the flu
02/19/2020

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

Read More

November is National Family Caregivers Month
11/07/2019

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

Read More

The Meyers Briggs Evaluation Tool - Introverts and Extroverts Working Together
10/31/2019

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

Mind Your Medications: non-prescription doesn't equal safe
07/18/2019

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
06/10/2019

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

Read More