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

Christmas Lights for Seniors to Enjoy at Optimist Village Starting Thanksgiving Weekend

Senior Citizen Housing in Orange TX – Optimist Village Senior Apartments  It’s starting to feel like the holidays for Southeast Texas seniors. One of the big traditions in Orange Tx is the Christmas display at Optimist Village Senior Apartments. With hundreds of lights, the attractive Christmas decoration turn this Orange County senior apartment complex into a winter wonderland.   Optimist Village is a wonderful senior apartment complex for Orange. Seniors love... Read More

Southeast Texas Veteran’s News: The National Veteran’s Memorials

Southeast Texas Veteran’s News – A visit to the National Veteran’s Memorials In Washington D.C. SETX Seniors was blessed with an opportunity to visit the memorials in Washington DC. It was a family trip to see my brother who served his whole career with the US Coast Guard. It was a moving experience. Thank-you to each of you have served. We do a lot of articles on SETX Seniors about and for our Southeast Texas Veterans, so a visit to the nation’s war... Read More

A Day in the Life of a Southeast Texas Diabetic

On today’s edition of Southeast Texas Senior Health, we look at a day in the life of a Southeast Texas diabetic. November is American Diabetes Month, a time to bring attention to the seriousness of diabetes and to the many people who are impacted by the disease. One young lady who knows all about living with the disease is the Association’s 2012 National Youth Advocate, Logan Nicole Gregory. Logan has been living with type 1 diabetes since she was just 2 years old. “Diabetes... 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

Be the “Cool Neighbor” this Halloween

Today on Beaumont Senior Fun we ask you to flash back to Halloween in your childhood. Do you remember that neighbor who took extra time decorating their yard? Think back to the guy who dressed up in an elaborate costume and answered the door in character – as a mummy or a vampire or whatever was spooky at the time. All of these decades later you probably remember the houses that gave “good” candy and those that tried to give you a pencil. It is your turn. Step... Read More

Get your finances fit for summer

Southeast Texas Financial Planning for Seniors – Get your finances “fit” for Summer! For many Golden Triangle senior citizens, summer is a time of vacations: Day trips across the state to San Antonio, Big Bend, or Galveston Family reunions with loved ones we haven’t seen all year. Southeast Texas senior road trips with grandkids to destinations like Six Flags and Lego Land. Summer is also a time when SETX seniors tend to overextend our budgets in order... Read More

Hardin County Medicare Advantage Plan Guide

On today’s edition of Southeast Texas Senior Services, we are bringing you a Hardin County Medicare Advantage Plan Guide. Many Hardin County seniors are trying to decide if they need to switch from Medicare to a Hardin County Medicare Advantage Plan. In today’s SETX Seniors Spotlight we look at some of the questions surrounding this issue starting with, “What is a Medicare Advantage Plan?” Southeast Texas seniors can choose to either stay with Medicare... Read More

Mature Love Stories – Southeast Texas Senior Tales

Southeast Texas Senior Tales – Mature Love A few months ago The Garden District in Orange shared a warm story of mature love that we ran on SETX Seniors. It was a story familiar to many of our Southeast Texas senior readers. We’ve been asked to share the story again, which was originally written by Marnell Jameson for The Family Answer Book. “What My Parents Taught Me About Love” [Marnell Jameson] Mom’s in the hospital. Nothing huge in the scheme of mortality,... 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

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