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Senior Scam Alert Guide

01/12/2016

Our FREE Senior Scam Alert Guide identifies some of the most common scams that target seniors, along with common warning signs and information to avoid becoming a victim.

Where Do We Begin?

10/16/2015

SYNERGY HomeCare's Guide to Elder Caregiving is a great resource for anyone who might be asking themselves "What do I do now?" when you find that a loved one needs daily living assistance that stretches your time budget.

SYNERGY of Tuscon Co-Owner Creates Office Foster Homes For Dogs

09/11/2015

Vida Johnsson, co-owner of SYNERGY HealthCare of Tuscon, rehabilitates and socializes dog previously labeled as "unadoptable" in her very own office.

Heat and Seniors (WUPA Focus Atlanta)

09/11/2015

Stacy from SYNERGY HomeCare has some great tips for the elderly on how to stay safe in the summer heat!

Heat and Seniors (KIRV-TV FOX 26)

09/11/2015

A potentially deadly danger is lurking in medicine cabinets. Heat, when combined with certain medications can be a dose of danger, especially for seniors.

Heat and Seniors (KRPC-TV NBC)

09/11/2015

Prescription drugs can be dangerous when combined with extreme heat, especially for seniors.

Extreme Heat and Medication (KSHB-TV NBC, Kansas City)

09/11/2015

Extreme heat can be even more dangerous for seniors. Stay safe in the heat!

Summer Heat and Your Health (WBTV Charlotte)

09/11/2015

Summer heat can have hidden dangers for our seniors.

SYNERGY HomeCare Beaverton Hosts Adopt-A-Pop Event

06/26/2015

SYNERGY HomeCare Beaverton Hosts Adopt-A-Pop Event SYNERGY HomeCare sponsored the first ever Adopt-a-Pop day at Cascade Park Retirement Apartments in Beaverton, OR. Teenagers from Woodburn showed up to spend some time with the "pops." They shared stories and made a keychain to help remember the day.

Atlanta Girl Scout Troop visits senior citizens on Valentine's Day

02/18/2015

Atlanta Girl Scout Troop visits Senior Citizens on Valentines Day!

Girl Scouts spread some Valentine's Day cheer to seniors in Seattle.

02/18/2015

Girl Scouts spread some Valentine's Day cheer to seniors in Seattle.

Showing a Senior some Love in Memphis

02/17/2015

Local Memphis Girl Scouts Making Seniors Feel Special On Valentine's Day

Local Girl Scouts in Dayton Making Seniors Feel Special On Valentine's Day

02/17/2015

Local Girl Scouts in Dayton Making Seniors Feel Special On Valentine's Day

"Show A Senior Some Love" Raises Spirits of Many

02/10/2015

"Show A Senior Some Love" Raises Spirits of Many with the help of a Girl Scout Troop in Billings, MT

SYNERGY HomeCare Elder Elves spread holiday cheer to seniors

12/29/2014

SYNERGY HomeCare Elder Elves help a Kansas City senior with her leg in a cast decorate and shop for the holidays.

Tom Yetzer interviewed on Colorado Issues radio show

12/17/2014

Tom Yetzer interviewed on Colorado Issues radio show.

Rodger Miller talks about engaging loved ones with Alzheimer's

12/03/2014

Rodger Miller, SYNERGY HomeCare-Cincinnati appeared on FOX 19 to talk about activities families can do with their loved ones with Alzheimer's.

Enjoying the holidays with family affected by Alzheimer's or dementia

12/01/2014

This time of year is usually about getting together and spending time with family, but what if a member of your family has a disease like Alzheimers or dementia?

Sue McCormick, SYNERGY HomeCare Atlanta on the Daily 2

10/23/2014

Sue McCormick, SYNERGY HomeCare of Atlanta, discusses in-home care services on the Daily 2.

Marti Carlson, SYNERGY HomeCare Atlanta, on the Daily 2

10/22/2014

Marti Carlson discusses the SYNERGY HomeCare solution for your aging loved one on The Daily 2 Atlanta.

Helping Veterans Stay Independent with Ruth Busalacchi, SYNERGY HomeCare, and Veteran Ed Puchalski on The Morning Blend

10/14/2014

Ruth Busalacchi, SYNERGY HomeCare Milwaukee, and Veteran Ed Puchalski discuss the services SYNERGY HomeCare offers to assist seniors who may need a little extra help.

Great Day Houston segment featuring Hayley Sheeks and Chronda Provost - Caregiver of the Year

10/13/2014

Hayley Sheeks and Chronda Provost, SYNERGY HomeCare - Katy, Texas, discuss the benefits of in home care services on Great Day Houston.

Hayley Sheeks and Courtney Haselden make an appearance on Great Day Houston.

10/03/2014

Hayley Sheeks and Courtney Haselden, SYNERGY HomeCare of Houston, make an appearance on Great Day Houston.

Steve Thompson and Linda Morales, SYNERGY HomeCare - Arizona, discusses in home care services on Sonoran Living.

09/29/2014

Sonoran Living interview with Steve Thompson and Linda Morales, SYNERGY HomeCare - Arizona.

Finding the Right Caregiver for your Loved One

09/09/2014

Phoenix SYNERGY HomeCare Franchise owner Sarah Engelhardt discusses finding the right caregiver on Sonoran Living Live.

Brian Walker, Memphis Franchise Partner interviewed on Local Memphis Live

08/26/2014

In this segment on WATN-TV, Local Memphis Live, host Yvette Whiteside talks with SYNERGY HomeCare Franchise Partner Brian Walker about why he first became involved in caregiving.

SYNERGY HomeCare Franchise Partner Mark Decker discusses, "what non-medical home care is"

07/10/2014

SYNERGY HomeCare Franchise Partner Mark Decker discusses, "what non-medical home care is, when is the right time to call for help and what to expect during the free assessment with show host Kim Knight.

Nancy Bour, SYNERGY HomeCare of Atlanta Appears on The Daily Two

07/08/2014

Franchise Partner, Nancy Bour discusses the benefits of SYNERGY HomeCare use for an adult child on WSB/Atlanta.

Kimberly Peterson,SYNERGY HomeCare Atlanta discusses keeping seniors independent

07/08/2014

Kimberly Peterson, SYNERGY HomeCare Atlanta discusses how to help keep family members independent and in their own home.

Shellie Waites on the ABC 33/40 Morning Show "Talk of Alabama"

06/27/2014

Watch SYNERGY HomeCare Franchise Partner Shellie Waite on the ABC 33/40 Morning Show "Talk of Alabama"

Chris Dobson discusses health benefits from bringing your dog to work!

06/19/2014

Could bringing your dog to work be better for your health? Chris Dobson from Synergy HomeCare of Salt Lake City, along with Ruby, were in studio to discuss the benefits at ABC4Utah.

Roger Miller talks about the warning signs for depression and dementia on Morning Xtra

06/19/2014

Rodger Miller with Synergy Homecare of Cincinnati joins Fox19 to talk about the warning signs of depression and dementia in adults.

Ruth Busalacchi, Milwaukee SYNERGY HomeCare, interview on "The Morning Blend)"

06/03/2014

SYNERGY HomeCare Franchise Partner Ruth Bussalacchi discusses, "when is the right time to talk to your aging parents about giving up driving" on The Morning Blend.

City of Greenfield, WI holds Ice Cream Social to thank veterans

05/23/2014

City of Greenfield, WI holds Ice Cream Social to thank veterans sponsored by SYNERGY HomeCare of Milwaukee County.

Ruth Busalacchi, Milwaukee SYNERGY HomeCare, interview on "The Morning Blend)" (1)

05/15/2014

SYNERGY HomeCare, Ruth Busalacchi talks with the hosts of The Morning Blend on WTMJ about the upcoming Ice Cream social, importance for seniors of staying at home, and non-medical solutions including the use of Health Aide benefits for Veterans to enable their staying at home.

Steve Thompson, SYNERGY HomeCare of Sun City, on Sonoran Living Spotlight ABC15

05/15/2014

Steve Thompson, SYNERGY HomeCare of Sun City, on Sonoran Living Spotlight ABC15, explains how SYNERGY HomeCare makes life at home easier for those in need.

Chad Jolley and Amanda Duke on Great Day Houston

05/15/2014

Chad and Amanda talk about SYNERGY HomeCare's services, their upcoming Alzheimer's Walk and signs that may indicate a loved one has Alzheimer's Disease.

Denver's "Colorado & Company" interview with Judy Cantrell, Greg Rodolph and Mandy Caffey

05/13/2014

Judy Cantrell and Greg Rodolph, SYNERGY HomeCare owners, along with Caregiver Mandy Caffey, for the Denver and Castle Rock area, discuss their services with Denver's "Colorado & Company" host.

Stacy Fotos represents SYNERGY HomeCare of Atlanta on The Daily 2

05/09/2014

Stacy Fotos represents SYNERGY HomeCare of Atlanta on The Daily 2.

Great Day Houston with Stephanie Allen and Chad Jolley

05/07/2014

SYNERGY HomeCare's own Chad Jolley and Stephanie Allen talk about the benefits of non-medical home care on Great Day Houston.

Joel Bagley tells The Daily 2 All About SYNERGY HomeCare

05/07/2014

Joel Bagley discusses Synergy HomeCare of Georgia services with The Daily 2 .

Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus - One on One with Bill Merriman

05/06/2014

Bill Merriman was featured on the Franchise Focus podcast. He was interviewed by Graham Chapman (filling in for Rick Bisio).

Denver's "Colorado & Company" interview with Greg Rodolph and Judy Cantrell

04/24/2014

Greg Rodolph and Judy Cantrell, SYNERGY HomeCare owners for the Denver and Castle Rock area, discuss their services with Denver's "Colorado & Company" host.

The Morning Blend with Ruth Busalacchi

04/21/2014

Gretchen Burt, shares her husband's story of care, moving from an assisted living center back home with the assistance of SYNERGY HomeCare owner, Ruth Busalacchi on The Morning Blend, WMTJ14 in Milwaukee.

Keeping Seniors Safe in Pennsylvania

02/26/2014

When a Clay Township senior went missing last Sunday, it took regional and state police two days to find his body. CBS21 investigates how to prevent wandering and track down seniors when they are missing. Michelle Lisk, owner of the SYNERGY HomeCare location in Carlisle, Pennsylvania provides her expertise on how to keep seniors safe and secure at home.

Taking Care of Seniors in the Cold Weather - Milwaukee, WI

02/10/2014

A 94-year-old woman died Thursday, February 6th due to complications of hypothermia after being found unresponsive in her unheated home. “That’s a tragic situation — and you know families to their best to try and give their loved ones support,” said Ruth Busalacchi, president and owner of SYNERGY HomeCare.

'Cold Weather Companions' Help Seniors in St. Louis, MO

02/07/2014

SYNERGY HomeCare caregivers can help seniors in this cold weather. In St. Louis, MO, caregivers are available to help.

Rick Bisio with Peter Tourian on Franchise Opportunities

02/06/2014

Peter Tourian, Founder and CEO of SYNERGY HomeCare and Araya Clean, joins Franchise Focus co-host Graham Chapman for an informative Q&A discussion about the advantages of franchise ownership and the tools/resources upon which he relies to build both of his franchise brands.

Cold, Icy Weather Hits Seniors Especially Hard

02/04/2014

CBS 21's James Tully talked with one local company that is offering to help. Synergy Home Care is offering "cold weather companions" -- someone who can help with a seniors daily needs and do it in as little as two hours a week.

'Cold Weather Companions' Help Seniors in Need (1)

01/28/2014

“Cold Weather Companions” is a program designed and run by the people at Synergy Home Care.

SYNERGY HomeCare Provides 'Cold Weather Companions' in Wisconsin

01/28/2014

SYNERGY HomeCare helps Dorothy "Dot" Schneider in the cold weather. Caregivers can check in on seniors to make sure they are doing okay.

SYNERGY HomeCare Prevents Winter Senior Hazards

01/28/2014

Ruth Busalacchi owns Synergy Home Care — a company that helps families with their elderly loved ones. With the extreme cold, her caregivers have been busy.

'Cold Weather Companions' Help Seniors in Need

01/27/2014

“Cold Weather Companions” is a program designed and run by the people at Synergy Home Care.

Cold Weather Companions in Minneapolis, MN

01/27/2014

Cold Weather Companions” is a program designed and run by the people at Synergy Home Care. They not only help seniors and the homebound continue to live independently, but they also make sure they aren’t unnecessarily exposed to the harsh elements.

Seniors Get Help in the Cold

01/24/2014

CENTERVILLE, OH-- Extremely cold weather can make life very difficult for older citizens, especially those needing help doing simple but necessary tasks like grocery shopping.

Seniors Get Help in the Cold in Centerville, OH

01/24/2014

Extremely cold weather can make life very difficult for older citizens, especially those needing help doing simple but necessary tasks like grocery shopping. Simple tasks like getting from the car to the door can be treacherous. But one organization is helping make life easier for area seniors.

Cold Weather Companions in Raleigh, North Carolina

01/24/2014

SYNERGY HomeCare provides 'Cold Weather Companions' for Seniors.

Health Matters: Health Care Provider Gives Tips on Preventing Falls By Elderly

01/08/2014

Ross Carter takes us around a home to show KARK where some hidden dangers happen most for elderly people.

Falls Pose Serious Danger for Seniors

12/29/2013

Rocky Catenzaro is the owner of Synergy Homecare, and he said there are several things seniors can do to stay safe.

KTVU San Francisco Features Elders' Elves Program

12/25/2013

KTVU News in San Francisco provided great coverage of SYNERGY HomeCare's Elders' Elves Program.

Holidays in Focus: Caregiving at Christmas

12/25/2013

The SYNERGY HomeCare Elders' Elves program was featured in a spot called "Holidays in Focus: Caregiving at Christmas".

Elders' Elves are Spotlight of KTVU Broadcast

12/25/2013

The Elders' Elves Program by SYNERGY HomeCare was featured on KTVU San Francisco.

Elders' Elves Take Charge

12/18/2013

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Negar Jahanbin, owner and managing director of Synergy HomeCare. The program provides Elders’ Elves who shop, wrap, cook, and even decorate for local seniors who can’t deck the halls like they used to.

Caregiving at Christmas

12/18/2013

Learn about caregiving at Christmas with SYNERGY HomeCare's Elders' Elves program!

SYNERGY HomeCare Covered by Local Fox Channel

12/16/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare was covered by the local FOX channel in Portland.

SYNERGY HomeCare Featured on Good Day Oregon

12/16/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare was featured on Good Day Oregon.

Elders' Elves in Portland, Oregon

12/16/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare helps Portland seniors with the Elders' Elves services.

Tom Pechar with Synergy HomeCare, and Phil Clark and Julie Lancaster with OmniStar Financial

12/15/2013

Home Care is a second career for Tom Pechar. Prior to starting Synergy HomeCare of Wilmington he had a long and successful career in the non-profit arena, working as chief executive for professional regional theatres around the country.

SYNERGY HomeCare Featured Portland FOX Channel

12/15/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare was featured on the local Portland, Oregon FOX channel.

SYNERGY HomeCare's Elders' Elves Program Featured on West Palm Beach News

12/15/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare's Elders' Elves Services Were Featured on the West Palm Beach News.

Home Safe Home

12/12/2013

Many times senior citizens do anything they can to keep their independent living arrangements as long as they can. However, as people age one of the biggest health risks comes from being alone in your home. Brian McDonald, owner of Synergy HomeCare NE Metro explained those risks. “One out of three seniors will fall any given year, and the numbers are staggering,” McDonald said. “Every 15 seconds one is admitted to an ER within the United States; every 29 minutes one dies.”

KC Forum: Winter Tips, Elves and Charity Giving

12/11/2013

In this week’s KC Forum we cover you with driving tips from an expert, a tow truck operator.

Elders' Elves on the News in Oregon

12/10/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare's Elders' Elves Program was featured on the news in Beaverton Oregon. Caregivers can help put up Christmas decorations and help seniors prepare for the holidays.

"Elves" Help Atlanta Seniors Decorate for the Holidays

12/10/2013

Meet Homer Holloway, a violin-playing SYNERGY HomeCare client who now enjoys his decorated Christmas tree, courtesy of his "Elf" and caregiver, Jessica Young.

SYNERGY HomeCare Featured on Billings, Montana News

12/08/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare is excited to be featured on the morning news on KTVQ in Billings, Montana.

KTVQ in Billings, Montana Covers SYNERGY HomeCare's Elders' Elves Program

12/08/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare's Elders' Elves Program was featured on the local Billings, Montana CBS station.

Elves Help Seniors at Christmas

12/08/2013

Synergy Homecare, a company that helps seniors, has its group of Elder Elves helping with the Christmas preparations.

SYNERGY HomeCare Featured on Mobile, Alabama News

12/05/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare was recently featured on Channel 3 News in Mobile, Alabama.

Sullivan Alexander Interviews Peter Tourian

12/05/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare Founder and CEO Peter Tourian talks about non-medical home care in segment with Sullivan Alexander.

Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus - Veterans and Franchising (1)

11/22/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare Colorado Regional Developer Sarah Brown was featured on the Franchise Focus broadcast hosted by Rick Bisio.

SYNERGY HomeCare Featured on NBC in Beaumont, TX

11/22/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare was featured on the NBC network in Beaumont, TX.

Rick Bisio's Franchise Focus - Veterans and Franchising

11/21/2013

Join us for our pre-Thanksgiving edition of “Rick Bisio’s Franchise Focus” as host Rick Bisio explores the topic of veterans in franchising. In honor of veterans day, we'll be giving thanks to veterans and discussing various ways that franchising opens doors for veterans when they return home.

Keeping the Elderly Safe from Falls in Wisconsin

11/19/2013

Franchise Partner Ruth Busalacchi in Wisconsin was recognized by her local Fox channel for going above and beyond to protect the safety of seniors in her area.

Local Company Working to Keep the Elderly Safe From Falls

11/10/2013

Winter is right around the corner, and with it, comes snow and ice — things that can be hazardous for the elderly, who can be prone to falling incidents. A Milwaukee company is looking to help keep elderly people from falling — identifying danger zones and focusing on fall prevention awareness.

SYNERGY HomeCare on Milwaukee, WI News

11/10/2013

SYNERGY HomeCare was featured on Fox 6 news Milwaukee.

Elderly Fall Prevention All Year Long in Little Rock, AR

11/03/2013

Even though elderly fall prevention month just ended, safety experts say this is a matter that needs to be addressed all year long.

Conversations in Care; Passion and Purpose Guiding Care

07/18/2013

Join host Tami Neumann in conversation with Kevin Little, Owner of SYNERGY HomeCare in Orland Park, Illinois.

Helping Anyone of Any Age

03/14/2012

Does someone you know need an extra hand? Whether it's for companionship, help around the house, or personal care, SYNERGY HomeCare is your answer.

SYNERGY HomeCare Lends a Hand

03/02/2011

Taking care of a loved one is a responsibility that can be exhausting. Let SYNERGY HomeCare lend a hand.

What We're Reading - Alzheimer's and Dementia

This month we have made a selection of books we find helpful on the topic of Alzheimer's & Dementia available for purchase on Amazon.com. From talking to your little ones, to learning what others around your age have done to cope with similar changes in their families.

SYNERGY HomeCare Expertise Featured on Parkinson's TV Episode

Featured on Fresh Outlook TV: SYNERGY HomeCare Franchise Partner Tom Horanoff of New Jersey shared his expertise on Parkinson's disease and how it impacts the caregivers.

Mark Decker talks with Kim Knight, host of the Maryland Spotlight, on WMAR-ABC in Baltimore

Mark Decker, SYNERGY HomeCare of Baltimore, talks with Kim Knight, host of the Maryland Spotlight, on WMAR-ABC in Baltimore about signs and symptoms of ageism.

Senior Summer Safety Tips on the Morning Blend with Ruth Bussalacchi

SYNERGY HomeCare Franchise Partner Ruth Bussalacchi discusses, "Summer Safety for Seniors" on the Morning Blend.