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  • Ways older adults can cope with COVID-19

    Ways older adults can cope with COVID-19

    By Kerry Mello , Community Health Improvement Seniors are more at risk for COVID and are wise to stay at home as much as possible. But this can lead to isolation, boredom and feelings of depression and anxiety. Here are some tips to fill empty hours ...

    Community, Staying Healthy
  • Dear Frontline Providers

    Dear Frontline Providers

    Dear Frontline Providers, I don't presume to know your individual experiences and feelings during this time of ongoing crisis, or the impact of unremitting demands of stamina and skills or consequent emotional toll….but here are some thoughts: Experi...

    Community, Staying Healthy
  • Helping juggling parents during COVID-19

    Helping juggling parents during COVID-19

    COVID-19 has changed all of our lives. If you’re a parent of school-aged children, you may feel an extra burden of stress and anxiety. Overnight, you are teachers, counselors and health educators while nurturing your families. You may also be jugglin...

    Staying Healthy
  • What to do if you're a parent with COVID-19

    What to do if you're a parent with COVID-19

    Based on reports from around the world, children are less likely to get the virus, but that doesn’t mean parents won’t worry. If you get COVID-19, public health experts recommend you isolate yourself. If your child is old enough to take care of thems...

    Staying Healthy
  • Fun Activities for Families

    Fun Activities for Families

    After a month of hunkering down at home, you may be running out of ideas to fill the days. You can do these by yourself or together -- there’s plenty of time to get through the list. Cooking together Start with breakfast or desserts . Free cooking cl...

    Staying Healthy
  • Alimentación durante la pandemia

    Alimentación durante la pandemia

    ¿Tiene preguntas relacionadas a la alimentación durante esta pandemia? La nutricionista de CHA, Amy Eldridge, MS, RDN, LDN, responde algunas de las preguntas más frecuentes. Perdí mi trabajo, ¿dónde puedo conseguir comida para mi familia? Hay recurso...

    Staying Healthy
  • PACE se mantiene con algunos cambios

    PACE se mantiene con algunos cambios

    “Estamos acostumbrados a ver gente casi todos los días”, explicó Tara Sherman, Gerente de Enfermería en CHA PACE.  “Hemos tenido que adaptarnos de formas inimaginables”. Asistencia a través de MOLST CHA PACE comenzó actualizando los pedidos médi...

    Staying Healthy
  • Safe Shopping

    Safe Shopping

    By Kerry Mello , Project Coordinator for Mental Health First Aid Training Does shopping feel like you’re invading hostile territory? That’s the sense many have in this time of pandemic. The good news is the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says ther...

    Staying Healthy
  • Keeping PACE with change

    Keeping PACE with change

    “We’re used to seeing people almost every day,” explained Tara Sherman, CHA PACE Nurse Manager. “We had to figure out how to adapt in ways we never imagined.” Making the MOLST of it CHA PACE started by updating every participant’s MOLST -- Medical Or...

    Staying Healthy
  • Pandemic Eating

    Pandemic Eating

    Do you have questions about food during the COVID-19 pandemic? CHA nutritionist, Amy Eldridge, MS, RDN, LDN, helps us by answering common questions. I lost my job. Where can I get food to feed my family? There is help. You may be eligible for CHA WIC...

    Staying Healthy