How do you feel when surprising a friend with a beautiful bouquet of flowers? Or when posting a sweet note for your partner on the mirror? Or unexpectedly surprising your child with their favorite treat? Or calling a neighbor to offer getting groceries or a friendly conversation during the pandemic? All these actions have some things in common. They are acts of kindness, … [Read more...] about #GivingTuesday ~ A Global Day to Give & Spread Goodness!
Do you work with volunteers? If so, are you looking for creative ways to recognize and honor your volunteers during COVID-19? Our partners at Kings/Tulare HICAP (Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program) have an inspiring example to share. Plus just looking at these photos below spreads smiles and good cheer! Enjoy! … [Read more...] about Looking for Creative Ways to Honor Your Volunteers During COVID-19?
Any act of giving and kindness, no matter how small or large, creates a ripple of goodness and spreads generosity around our planet. Planting trees, opening a door for someone with their hands full of groceries, deciding to offer a warm smile to a stranger looking stressed, or visiting a local senior center to join in conversation and listen to an elder's stories are all … [Read more...] about Join the Global Generosity Movement ~ Feel Good, Do Good & Spread Goodness & Smiles
Interested in fulfilling work, working with dedicated and passionate staff and volunteers helping people understand and navigate Medicare? If so, this Volunteer Coordinator position at the Alameda County Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP) may be the perfect fit for you. See the job description and application details for more information. … [Read more...] about Interested in Working with HICAP? HICAP Volunteer Coordinator Position is Open in Alameda County
California Health Advocates is deeply grateful for Bonnie Burns, our Training & Policy Specialist, and her many contributions to consumers state and nationwide. Among many things, her decades of advocacy efforts have ensured that older adults enjoy numerous consumer protections in long-term care insurance, and have brought about the standardization of Medicare supplemental … [Read more...] about CHA Honors Bonnie Burns for Over 20 Years of Dedicated Work & Advocacy