Ellen's interest in being a caregiver

  When I first heard about SENIORS HELPING SENIORS I was both intrigued and excited about the idea of "seniors" as caregivers.  As a seasoned caregiver for older adults in various health care settings, I have come to enjoy and … Read More

Marti's reason for being a caregiver

  In 1986, my mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer's.  It was important that she be cared for after a horrible car accident. 'My husband and I moved in with her shortly thereafter to share with the responsibilities.  I continued to … Read More

Why Connie became a caregiver

  "There is great need in St. Louis for affordable helpers for older people, who are often alone all day in their homes. The help they need is often for someone to be with them, to be interested in  them, … Read More