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FamilyMeans Is Nonprofit Of Choice For St. Paul Winter Carnival

FamilyMeans Is Nonprofit Of Choice For St. Paul Winter Carnival

The annual St. Paul Winter Carnival started a new tradition this year when 2017 King Boreas - Stillwater native and former FamilyMeans board member Jason Bradshaw - nominated FamilyMeans as the carnivals nonprofit partner of choice. Bradshaw took his new duties as king one step further, and helped commission a special carnival book this year called "Saint Paul Winter Carnival Wonders."

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4 Tips For A Financially Sound Holidays In 2016

4 Tips For A Financially Sound Holidays In 2016

It's no surprise the holidays can be stressful for families, and often for many different reasons. One of those is the stress the holiday season and gift giving can put on a family's finances. While it's easy to get swept up in the holiday shopping excitement, it may not always be easy to see the bill later. 

This year, keep these four tips in mind when prepping for gift giving season, whether…

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Gift Matching Available For SAHS Wellness Center

Gift Matching Available For SAHS Wellness Center

Anonymous donors have gifted $100,000 to help Stillwater-based FamilyMeans enhance its school-based mental health program for high school students, which is located in the Wellness Center within Stillwater Area High School.

Citing mental health as a pressing need, the donors want to maximize their donation by challenging the community to match the amount of their donation. This generous…

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Is It Time To Get Help? Try A Free Caregiver Assessment Tool

Is It Time To Get Help? Try A Free Caregiver Assessment Tool

Have you ever asked if it is time to get help? If so, then it probably is. Many older adults and their families have a hard time deciding if it is time to get help and figuring out which options are right for them. To help answer these questions, FamilyMeans has partnered with Roobrik, a family care online decisions tool, to bring you a website that can help.

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November Is

November Is "National Family Caregivers Month"

“Respite: Care for Caregivers” is the theme for this November, which is National Family Caregivers Month. FamilyMeans extends its deepest appreciation to caregivers everywhere, and we stand ready to provide support, encouragement, and relief to caregivers in Washington County. Nearly 250 families each year receive help from a caring FamilyMeans Respite Volunteer.…

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