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Dementia Diagnosis Creates Unplanned Path for One Couple

Dementia Diagnosis Creates Unplanned Path for One Couple

For one couple, a trip to the park to sit and enjoy the outdoor weather and watch children play brings comfort and familiarity in an otherwise more difficult life. Dick’s wife, Nancy, has had dementia since she was 58 years old, and he has taken care of her since her diagnosis in 1998. She cannot talk, and each evening he cares for her. He helps her with her personal needs that include feeding and…

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Cimarron Teens Talk Post High School Options with Landfall Alum

teens chat with mentors

It’s not every day that the teens in the youth programs in Landfall and Cimarron hear from an adult who truly understands the strengths of the FamilyMeans programming in their communities.

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Older Americans Show Growth in Population and Volunteer Activity

Bill Wilkening Volunteer

Each May, the nation celebrates Older Americans Month to recognize older Americans for their contributions to our communities and our country. When this day…

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St. Croix Garden Tour Provides Weekend of Creative Ideas and Fun

Welcome to the garden tour

Are you looking for that perfect Mother’s Day gift? If your someone…

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Debt Management Program Client Makes Last Payment

young couple out of debt

“We’re done!”

These words were recently shared with one of FamilyMeans’ budget and credit counselors as one family wrapped up its time on the agency’s…

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