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Meet Rae Kirumbi, Peer Mentor Program Manager

Sixteen years ago, Rae Kirumbi arrived in the United States not knowing that the caregiving he found so rewarding as a hospital volunteer in Tanzania could become a profession.

Aging is Not the Problem

Dr. Bill Thomas, one of the most innovative and creative thinkers working in medicine today, brings his unique approach to growth and aging to Seattle on Friday, May 22 as part of his national Age of Disruption Tour.

What a great night

It’s no surprise the seventh annual Beer For a Cause on April 23 was our biggest and most successful brew-fueled fundraiser to date. And we have you to thank!

The Memory Care Plays

Seattle will bring the national conversation on dementia home with two evenings of award-winning drama: The MemoryCare Plays on May 8 & 9 at Taproot’s Isaac Studio Theatre.

Pearl Jam’s Guitar. Beer. This Thursday.

An autographed guitar from Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready is one of many fantastic raffle prizes at this Thursday’s Beer for a Cause. Click here for details.

Meet Our Volunteers

April 13-17 is National Volunteer Appreciation Week and we invite you to visit our Facebook page daily to meet some of our wonderful and amazing volunteers.

Fifty Shades of Jen

Jennifer Herrmann, manager of Gaffney House and Buchanan Place, loves art so much that she decided she needed to put herself in the picture, front and center.

Meet Jennifer Herrmann, Manager of Gaffney House and Buchanan Place

Jennifer Herrmann’s favorite part of working as manager of Gaffney House and Buchanan Place is being able to call her job home and her co-workers and residents family.

Still Learning From My Dad

As I watch my Dad get out of the car at 89 years of age, barely five feet tall (having lost some inches over the years) and using a cane to steady himself, I feel so proud of the example he continues to set…

It’s Not Just a Stuffed Animal

Members of Seattle’s care community got a hands-on demonstration of Paro the robotic baby seal at the March 25 Washington Pioneer Network Conversation Café at Nikkei Manor.