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My Life Dealing With Other Peoples' Shit

I thought, as I reached my ‘golden years’, that I would have less to deal with. Sadly, another myth gone up in flames. But I guess I asked for it by offering refuge for my adult children when they asked for a place to stay. 727 more words


September Support Groups – Northern Neck & Middle Peninsula Area




September 9th; 10:30am-Noon
For Caregivers
The Orchard
2 Delfae Drive
Warsaw, VA 22572
Respite available with reservation
Please call Jill White, 804-313-2400, for more information… 114 more words


An Alzheimer's Caregiver's Journey

An Alzheimer’s Caregiver’s journey:
Learning to Love Unconditionally

Christina Ryan Claypool

Joan Deter is a reluctant expert on Alzheimer’s disease. Like five million other Americans who are currently afflicted, both of Joan’s parents battled this dreaded destroyer of all that a person is. 898 more words


September Support Groups - Fredericksburg Area


September 2nd; 10-11:30am
For Caregivers
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
4600 Spotsylvania Avenue; 2nd Floor Conference Room
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Please call Lori Myers, 540-370-0835, for more information… 82 more words


September Support Groups - Tri Cities Area




September 2nd; 3-4:30pm
For Caregivers
First Baptist Church
Conference Room
401 N. Second Avenue
Hopewell, VA 23860
Please call Blanche Castelow, 804-748-5585, or June Gilliam, 804-748-6668, for more information… 101 more words


September Support Groups - Richmond Area




September 2nd; 7-8:30pm
For Caregivers
First Baptist Church
800 Thompson Street
Ashland, VA 23005
Please call Bob Junod, 804-752-2219, for more information

September 8th; 10-11:30am… 328 more words


I Forgot The Dog

Yesterday was extremely busy and stressful for me. The entire day seemed too short to accomplish every task that I needed to complete. Somehow, by the grace of God, I finished the day with a “mission complete” status….it was finally done and over. 976 more words

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