SETX Home Care & Home Health Provider – Quality Care

Today’s featured SETX home care and home health health provider is Quality Care Services, providing home health care across East Texas and Southeast Texas. Quality Care Services has earned a wonderful reputation for providing the highest level of in home care to senior citizens in the Golden Triangle. Southeast Texans are the most resilient and independent people in the world. That makes SETX seniors some of the most independent and resilient senior citizens in the world. One... Read More

SETX Seniors- Emergency Preparation

On today’s edition of Southeast Texas Senior Safety, we look at emergency preparation. Southeast Texas seniors have seen a lot of natural disasters over the years. Hurricanes certainly top the list, but we have also faced floods, drought, forest and swamp fires, and the occasional freakish winter storm.  There are some things we can do to be prepared for emergencies. On SETXseniors.com we will be chronicling some of these in the coming weeks. Many of the ideas will come... Read More

Southeast Texas Home Health Provider – Quality Care Services in Beaumont

Today’s featured Southeast Texas home health provider is Quality Care Services of Beaumont TX. Quality Cares has a great reputation for providing the highest level of in home care to senior citizens in the Golden Triangle. Southeast Texans are the most resilient and independent people in the world. That makes SETX seniors some of the most independent and resilient senior citizens in the world. One of my favorite neighbors was in her 90s before she ever filled a prescription. There... Read More

Volunteer Voices: Join the Senior Choir at Beaumont’s Best Years Center

Beaumont Senior Citizen Activities – Join the Choir at Best Years Senior Center Music has a wonderful healing power, both for the listener and the singer.  Music also connects people. One song can bring up similar images for everyone who went to prom in 1958 (how about “At the Hop” by Danny and the Juniors) whether they were in Southeast Texas or Portland Oregon. One song can bring back all of the images of the civil rights movement (“People Get Ready” by the... Read More

Meals on Wheels- Fellowship and Food for Southeast Texas Seniors

Southeast Texas Senior Resources – Meals on Wheels / Nutrition & Services for Seniors Southeast Texas has a wonderful culinary history. We have mastered barbecue, Cajun, Tex Mex, Southern cuisine, and fine foods.For many seniors, there comes a time when we just don’t want to cook every meal. For some SETX seniors, the rising cost of groceries makes it hard to keep the fridge as full as we’d like. In Southeast Texas, Nutrition and Services for Seniors pitches in... Read More

Southeast Texas Home Health Provider – Quality Cares

Today’s featured Southeast Texas home health provider is Quality Cares. Quality Cares has a great reputation for providing the highest level of in home care to senior citizens in the Golden Triangle. Southeast Texans are the most resilient and independent people in the world. That makes SETX seniors some of the most independent and resilient senior citizens in the world. One of my favorite neighbors was in her 90s before she ever filled a prescription. There comes a time for... Read More

SETX Senior Activities – Learn Crochet

Are you looking for a new Beaumont senior activity to share with friends? Many Southeast Texas seniors really enjoy crochet. Crochet is an art typically passed down from generation to generation. Crochet is a process of creating fabric from yarn, thread, or other material strands using a crochet hook. The word is derived from the French word “crochet”, meaning hook. Crocheting, like knitting, consists of pulling loops through other loops, but additionally incorporates... Read More

Southeast Texas Agency Provides Medicare Answers – sponsored by Eastex Physician’s Network – EPO

Medicare is a blessing for seniors in Southeast Texas and nationwide. It doesn’t always seem like that though, does it? Sometimes it seems super confusing and like everything you hear contradicts everything you have already heard. There is help, right here in Southeast Texas. The Area Agency on Aging has an enthusiastic well informed staff that can get you the right answers every time. They can help you with questions both on Medicare/Medicaid and your private insurance. Sometimes... Read More

Southeast Texas Grandparents – Bring Your Grandkids to the Spindletop Museum Spring Break

Many Southeast Grandparents are looking for the perfect Spring Break activity to share with the grandkids. Spindletop Museum Beaumont TX Head to the Spindletop Gladys City Museum for Gladys City Heritage Days. Southeast Texas Grandparents and their grandkids will enjoy a special passport tour of some of the industries, in addition to oil, that have helped Southeast Texas prosper in the past and the present including: Timber Ranching, Rice farming Railroads and shipping. Plus... Read More

Southeast Texas – Supports our Soldiers

Recently,  I was driving on Highway 69 in Beaumont when a loud “ping” signaled that it was time to fill up on gas. I pulled off on Lucas and into the corner gas station. A fully uniformed soldier was standing with his military duffel. It was on my heart to go over and say something, but I first started the tedious process of gassing up my vehicle- inserting my credit card, putting in my pin, selecting the fuel type. In that short time, less than a couple of minutes, my heart... Read More

Quilts- a Link to Family, History, and Heritage

Quilting has a rich history in Southeast Texas and across the American South. Frequently quilts are designed for, lovingly crafted to commemorate, and given on special occasions and to memorialize significant family events. In our family, my wife’s grandmother has designed a special quilt for each of her grandchildren to celebrate their birth and again to celebrate their weddings. For more than 30 years, the biennial Quilt National exhibition created by The Dairy Barn Arts Center... Read More

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