Category "Residents"

Choking Risks in Group Homes

Choking Risks in Group Homes

On the Fourth of July 2014, a man choked to death during a hot dog eating contest. The headline seems funny at first, but the  is not funny for the family and friends of the man who died. Even group [...]

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Limited Funds for Group Homes

Limited Funds for Group Homes

January brought many changes to funding and the reality is hitting some group homes and their residents hard.  Staff is being effected as they do their best to make the most of what they have so that group home residents [...]

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Tucson Rodeo and Saving Money

Tucson Rodeo and Saving Money

January is a good time to start thinking about the Tucson Rodeo if you live or can visit Tucson, AZ.  The rodeo is about halfway done and the parade will be going on tomorrow.  If you can't make it this [...]

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No Valentines and No One Special

No Valentines and No One Special

For homemade Valentine's Day decorations and ideas for celebrating you can read last year's post Valentine's Day in a Group Home. The residents in our homes may or may not realize that it is Valentine's Day, depending on their functioning level.  [...]

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