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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to grip the nation, many people find themselves struggling with the new state of normal. Known as “COVID fatigue,” it is emotional and mental exhaustion from dealing with the lack of social contact and uncertainty.  In this article, we will...

For Heather, caregiving has always been part of her personality.  She previously worked with emotionally disturbed teens and also assisted those in need through a domestic violence hotline – in addition to also working in schools as an instructional aide for children with disabilities. It's...

With new COVID-19 restrictions in place for the next several weeks, home is still the safest place to be. Even though you may remain at home, there are still many things that you can do to keep active and have a little fun in the...

As Governor Jay Inslee has announced new restrictions (due to the rapidly rising number of COVID-19 cases in Washington state), the With A Little Help leadership team wanted to share our commitment to ensuring the safety of our staff, clients, and their families. Here is a list of the safety...

Hello friends and colleagues, The leaves are falling, the days are getting shorter, the kids are in school (kind of) and this tumultuous year is beginning to wind down. I hope this message finds you safe and in as good spirits as possible during these ever...

When Ellen, one of our With A Little Help caregivers, decided to share Zentangles with her senior home care clients, she was looking for a fun, restful and calming activity.  Something that would inspire and invoke something in them.  Little did she know that the...

There’s no downplaying the flu.  According to this information provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, “Getting a flu vaccine during 2020-2021 is more important than ever because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Flu vaccination is especially important for adults 65 years and...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and as you may have seen on our social media pages on October 7th and 8th, the team at With A Little Help wore pink to honor a team member who is fighting breast cancer.  There are a number...

When asked what called her to become a caregiver, without hesitation Darsheen said, “It’s something that I have been doing since I was a little girl. It’s just something that is instilled in me”. From a very young age, Darsheen was taught to care for,...

Without a doubt, 2020 has challenged each and every one of us. It’s been six months since the start of the pandemic. Six months of making adjustments in our personal and professional lives. Six months of quarantine, social distancing, home-schooling, and mask-wearing. We are living in a time...