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

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

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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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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

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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n4a 2019 Policy Agenda

Surrounded by more than 160 n4a members and allies at the 25th annual n4a Aging Policy Briefing and Capitol Hill Day, we released this year’s ambitious policy agenda!

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Diabetes Self-Management

DSM is a program that builds on the successful structure of Healthy U, but is tailored specifically for adults living with type 2 diabetes.

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What is the Speakers Bureau?

Ever wanted to know what the Direction Home Speaker's Bureau does? Find out now!

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