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Assistive Technology Saves the Life of a New Mexico Widow

Bonita Hoyle is embracing her new assistive technology, claiming it's simple and fun. Unlike other Alexa® devices, her VetAssist Companion® allows her call for emergency help. “It’s incredible what we…

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Remembering Those Who Died in 2020

Celebrity deaths in 2020 It’s a new year’s tradition to reflect on those we lost, especially the celebrities. Among the celebrity deaths in 2020, are those who were lesser known…

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Our Special Message on Pearl Harbor Day 2020

Veterans Home Care (VHC) has a special message on National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 2020, to honor and remember the 2,403 service members and civilians who were killed during the…

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Celebrating our Flag: Flag Day 2020

Why do we celebrate Flag Day? What is Flag Day? When is Flag Day celebrated?  Flag Day is not a federally recognized holiday, but that doesn’t make it any less…

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A Memorial Day Letter From Veterans Home Care President & Retired Brigadier General Army National Guard Larry Kay, May 20, 2020
Rows of tombstones at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery established soon after the Civil War in St. Louis, Missouri on the banks of the Mississippi River.

A Memorial Day Letter From Veterans Home Care President & Retired Brigadier General Army National Guard Larry Kay, May 20, 2020

We set aside Memorial Day to honor those who have done their duty andgone before. I have always told people that, by definition, a Veteran isalive. The last Monday in…

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ADLs and IADLs according to the VA

What are ADLs and IADLs? The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) uses Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) to assess a person’s ability and…

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Veterans Home Care Owners Give Back During Pandemic

“Every night I sit and watch TV, and I get so emotional about the pandemic and the people who are hurting, “ admits Bonnie Laiderman, the CEO and co-owner of…

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