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Types of Psychosocial Support and When to Ask for Help as We Age

Pointers from a Geriatric Licensed Clinical Social Worker Written by: Shiori Lange, LCSW American writer Mark Twain once said “Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t…

Communicating with Your Doctor: What are the Best Ways to Talk About Your Health?

How do you communicate with your doctors? Have you ever thought about it? Have you considered what your doctor is hearing? Keiro believes having strong relationships with your doctors contributes…

Hearing Loss: How it Can Impact our Health and What We Can Do

Written by: Jami Tanihana, MA, CCC-A Age-related hearing loss is one of the most common health conditions in adults over 50 years old.  About one-third of people in the United…

Making the Change and Taking Action: Roy Onishi

Keiro Class Helps Older Adults Incorporate Ride Sharing into Their Daily Lives Service Learning Program (partnership with Keiro and Kizuna) Roy Onishi and his wife Fran have been regulars at…

Making the Change and Taking Action: Kay Yamada

From elementary to advanced For the first time last year, Keiro facilitated its multi-week Introduction to iPad course at the San Fernando Valley Japanese American Community Center (SFVJACC). Kay Yamada…

Making the Change and Taking Action: Gini Ishida

Designing Programs to Support and Engage More Older Adults Gini Ishida returned to the First Presbyterian Church of Altadena when she moved back to Pasadena three years ago to become…

Making the Change and Taking Action: Dorothy Kirkland

From learning to elevating and fostering socialization Dorothy Kirkland is an Elder at First Presbyterian Church Altadena, and she works with other congregation members to support the church’s senior ministry….

Chatting with the Iyashi Care team

PART 1: Never Too Early To Call Iyashi Care has served over 200 patients since the beginning of the program, delivering culturally-sensitive palliative care to Our Community’s older adults. This…

2020 Census – Get Prepared

The U.S. decennial census is a constitutionally mandated nationwide count of every person living within the United States and its territories. The upcoming 2020 Census is unique as it will…

Have you called for Iyashi Care yet?

Keiro staff members share why you should call today For the past two and a half years, the Iyashi Care program has helped over 200 patients and their families by…