While details and dedication are Lori Hill’s mantra, serving seniors is her passion. The call to offer compassion for seniors is what led her to Brookdale, where she is the project manager for Optimum Life Engagement and copy editor for Brookdale’s Optimum Life magazine. Lori’s calling is evident at work and at home, where she provides loving care for her mother Marlene who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2012. Lori has spent her career in marketing, copywriting/editing and has managed integrated marketing programs for more than 50 top consumer brands. In her spare time, you can find her writing, traveling or live tweeting her favorite shows.
Three Tips for Taking Care of Yourself as a Caregiver
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Caregiving on Vacation: Four Tips for Traveling with your Loved One
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