OLDER AMERICANS MONTH

| May 5, 2019

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With friends, family, ant services that support participation. Through activities that promote health and personal enrichment. Older Americans Month 2019. Every May, the Administration for Community Living leads our nation's observance of Older Americans Month. The 2019 theme, Connect, Create, Contribute, encourages older adults and their communities to: Connect with friends, family, and services that support participation

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GuardiaCare Services,Inc.

The mission of GuardiaCare Services is to guide individuals and families through the challenges of aging and disability. Guardiacare-- a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in Louisville, KY-- has played a leading role in elder abuse prevention by developing and implementing unique programs and services for older adults and their families. Throughout our history, GuardiaCare has established a reputation for integrity, trustworthiness, care, and compassion in serving seniors and family members who care for them.

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Article | March 17, 2020

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Spotlight

GuardiaCare Services,Inc.

The mission of GuardiaCare Services is to guide individuals and families through the challenges of aging and disability. Guardiacare-- a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization in Louisville, KY-- has played a leading role in elder abuse prevention by developing and implementing unique programs and services for older adults and their families. Throughout our history, GuardiaCare has established a reputation for integrity, trustworthiness, care, and compassion in serving seniors and family members who care for them.

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