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'Santa's senior helpers' of des moines, iowa, lend a helping hand for holidays
 

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Senior Helpers provides many in-home, caregiving services for the elderly in the Des Moines, West Des Moines, Clive, Urbandale, Waukee, Johnston and Ankeny areas. We offer extensive in-home care ...

Senior Helpers provides many in-home, caregiving services for the elderly in the Des Moines, West Des Moines, Clive, Urbandale, Waukee, Johnston and Ankeny areas. We offer extensive in-home care services for seniors who embrace their independence and the personal dignity that goes with it. Our in-home care services are provided by bonded and insured caregivers all of whom pass a national background check.

If a senior family member needs in-home care services in Polk County IA and Dallas County IA, we are an excellent choice with exemplary references. In-home care is the compassionate choice for your elderly loved ones' continued independent living. We promise we will do our best to make it a positive experience for them and you. For more information, please visit http:/seniorhelpers.com/location/1906.

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    'Santa's senior helpers' of des moines, iowa, lend a helping hand for holidays 'Santa's senior helpers' of des moines, iowa, lend a helping hand for holidays Document Transcript

    • Santas Senior Helpers of Des Moines, Iowa, Lend a Helping Hand forHolidaysElders elves help local seniors with everything from Gift Wrap to Google(November 29,2011) Holidays are "the most wonderful time of the year" to many - but if yourea senior, its also one of the most challenging. If seniors children cant be by their side to helpthem put all the dressings on the holidays, Santas Senior Helpers can! These elders elves drivethe cars, open the doors and wait in the lines for their aging friends who cant do it on theirown anymore. They hunt for deals, decorate, wrap the presents and help seniors shop online.They are Santas Senior Helpers, and they arent from the North Pole.Caregivers from Senior Helpers of Des Moines, Iowa (IA), a leading in-home elder care provider,are doing the little things and helping thousands of seniors from coast-to-coast prepare for theholidays. Whether they need errands run, cleaning done or even online shopping assistance,Santas Senior Helpers are lending a helping hand to embrace the season."The holidays can be tough on seniors, especially those who arent able get out and to do thingslike they used to," says Brian Hilgenberg with Senior Helpers of Des Moines, Iowa (IA). "We carefor seniors in their own homes year-round but the holidays tend to bring additional challengesthat require an extra set of hands and feet. From gift wrap to Google, our caregivers are takingcare of everything seniors we care for need to celebrate the holidays."Two new trends many seniors are embracing this holiday season are more on-line shopping andincreased experimentation with Internet-based technologies. Santas Senior Helpers showthem how to find the best deals online and help seniors learn to use newer communicationtools, like Skype and social media platforms, to connect with family and friends who may be faraway.Fast Facts About Seniors Online: • . . . . . .The number of seniors using the Internet has almost doubled since 2005 • . . . . . .57 percent of seniors plan to shop online for holiday gifts (latest figures) • . . . . . .52 percent plan to do at least ¼ of their holiday shopping online (latest figures) • . . . . . .26 percent of Americans over the age of 65 are using social networks and online* communications tools Source: Pew Internet & American Life Project / Extend Health, Inc."We work with seniors living on their own each day and we understand how difficult andfrustrating it can be when they realize they cant do it all by themselves anymore," Hilgenbergsays. "The holidays can be a hectic and physically demanding time for a lot of people. Werehelping seniors by shouldering some of the burden so they can focus on enjoying the season,which is really what this time of year is all about."Media Contact: Brian Hilgenberg, 515-251-7444, bhilgenberg@seniorhelpers.com
    • Santas Senior Helpers of Des Moines, Iowa, Lend a Helping Hand forHolidaysFor more information about Senior Helpers, please visit:http:/seniorhelpers.com/location/1906About Senior Helpers:Senior Helpers provides many in-home, caregiving services for the elderly in the Des Moines,West Des Moines, Clive, Urbandale, Waukee, Johnston and Ankeny areas. We offer extensivein-home care services for seniors who embrace their independence and the personal dignitythat goes with it. Our in-home care services are provided by bonded and insured caregivers allof whom pass a national background check.If a senior family member needs in-home care services in Polk County IA and Dallas County IA,we are an excellent choice with exemplary references. In-home care is the compassionatechoice for your elderly loved ones continued independent living. We promise we will do ourbest to make it a positive experience for them and you. For more information, please visit:http:/seniorhelpers.com/location/1906.