The holiday season is a time to celebrate joy, give thanks and share prosperity with your families and friends. It’s also a great reminder to give back to your community! Make GSIL a part of your holiday traditions by getting involved in one of the many opportunities for you to make a difference. There are … Continue reading Giving Back This Holiday Season
The smell of decadent foods wafting throughout the house can only mean one thing – Thanksgiving is just around the corner! The holiday season is a time to give thanks, make memories and share treats as you join together with family and friends. It’s also an opportunity to check in with your loved ones to … Continue reading Holiday Senior Care Tips
The Haunted Hunt October 21, 2017 | 12pm – 4pm Downtown Concord The leaves are changing, weather is cooling and the countdown is on… This Halloween-themed urban scavenger hunt is only 10 days away! On Saturday, October 21st, teams of 4 (maximum) will be competing for a grand prize of $500 cash! Teams will receive a list … Continue reading 3 Days Left for Discounted Ticketing!
Last Friday marked the 10th annual National Fall Prevention Awareness Day, sponsored by the National Council on Aging (NCOA). Every year, the campaign seeks to raise awareness and prevent falls in the older adult population. Injuries Caused by Falls Greatly Affect Seniors Studies by the National Centers for Disease Control show that one out of … Continue reading Helpful Hints to Prevent Falls in the Home
Isn’t it ironic…it’s hard work finding work! Fortunately, there are several resources available to help get you closer to landing your dream job. One of the most important components of the job application process is your cover letter – it’s your first chance to make a great impression. Your candidacy for a position could either … Continue reading How to Write a Professional Cover Letter
You’re invited to Granite State Independent Living’s first annual Haunted Hunt through downtown Concord! Grab your family and friends and join us October 21st for a fun day filled with clues, prizes and other Halloween festivities. Navigate Historic and Popular Concord Locations Concord, New Hampshire is a city rich in cultural heritage. Begin your journey … Continue reading Get Ready for GSIL’s Haunted Hunt
Chipping In FORE! Independence Thursday, September 28th 11am at Lake Sunapee Country Club Last Call for Sign-Ups! If you haven’t had a chance to register yet, it’s not too late… Grab your bag, polish your clubs and get ready for GSIL’s 4th annual charity golf tournament. Click here to register yourself and/or a foursome to … Continue reading It’s Almost Time to Hit the Course!
“I’m so stressed, I can’t wait to retire.” We’ve all thought it, right? Some might think that being retired means that one faces hardly any stress. After all, people must work long hours for several years before they are allowed the privilege of retirement. However, retirement is not stress-free relaxation all day long. Stress can still … Continue reading 3 Ways to Manage Stress as You Age
A great change is taking place within the home care market–a change you may have noticed for yourself. Today, up to 45% of caregivers throughout the United States are men, a number that continues to grow as more men become the primary caregivers for family members and consumers with disabilities. For male care attendants, the … Continue reading The Changing Face of the Home Care Industry
Did you know… The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) just turned 27 years old! The ADA was, and still is, the most far reaching civil rights statute in the world, providing protection from discrimination for more than 56 million Americans! The ADA ensures 5 basic rights for people with disabilities throughout America: Employment (Title I) … Continue reading Celebrate the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)