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Seniors Helping Seniors provides peer-to-peer caregiving

Seniors Helping Seniors provides peer-to-peer caregiving

Caregiver Debbie Thole with senior Chris Jensen. Courtesy

Who better to know and respond to the needs of seniors than seniors themselves? A franchise organization called Seniors Helping Seniors capitalizes on that concept, acknowledging that seniors are more open to care when the caregiver is a peer who can relate to them on a personal level.

Seniors Helping Seniors is a family-owned business started in 2013 by Scripps Ranch resident Tricia Izadi, her mother, Sue Erskine (from Cardiff), and her aunt, Doris Dorey (from New Jersey). The three were inspired to create the organization because of Tricia’s grandfather, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in...

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