Legacy Corps for Veterans & Military Families

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The Senior Source, Senior Citizens of Greater Dallas

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Legacy Corps for Veterans & Military Families (LCVMF) Caregiver Support Services include a range of community-based support services targeted to veteran and or military families of all ages. Services are designed to decrease caregiving burden and stress and empower the caregiver and care recipient through education and community resources to maintain and or improve their quality of life.

LCVMF members provide a minimum of 450 hours of combined service and training for the contracted period. Including: 8-10 hours of on-site in-home respite care per week with 1-2 families that enables the caregiver to attend to essential family or personal needs. Additional services are the dissemination of information to the caregiver and or care recipient on various medical condition, coping strategies, social services, support venues, medical/physical interventions and other resources. The members have printed informational resources and serve as navigators in the referral process to securing other auxiliary services.

All activities are of a non-medical nature and LCVMF members are strictly prohibited from offering personal medical advice, diagnosing and or other medical therapies. LCVMF members may also provide transportation support.

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About The Senior Source, Senior Citizens of Greater Dallas

Location:

3910 Harry Hines, Dallas, TX 75219, US

Mission Statement

To improve the quality of life of older adults in the greater Dallas area through protection, eldercare, financial security, advocacy,volunteerism, and employment services.

Description

For more than 40 years, we've been THE SENIORSOURCE in the Dallas area. Today, The Senior Source, Senior Citizens of Greater Dallas operates 10 programs for the very active retiree to services for the most frail elderly in nursing homes, including intergenerational, eldercare, guardianship, in-home, and employment services.

WHEN

Tue Nov 13, 2018 - Fri Jan 31, 2020

WHERE

no specific street addressDallas, TX 75219

(32.81221,-96.81098)
 

SKILLS

  • Veteran Care
  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8-12 hours per week

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