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Powerful Tools for Caregivers Online Series Begins Soon

January 7, 2021, 10:54 am | Malisa Rader

Taking care of an adult with chronic health conditions can be a stressful responsibility leading to poor health, mental distress and less life satisfaction for the caregiver. From late January through early March, ISU Extension and Outreach is offering Powerful Tools for Caregivers, an educational program for family caregivers.


Don’t Be Fooled by COVID-19 Vaccine Scams

December 21, 2020, 10:25 am | Sarah Francis, Jeongeun Lee, Barb Wollan

As the COVID-19 vaccine begins to be distributed in Iowa, scams are being reported that are preying on those who are at higher risk of COVID-19 infection, such as older adults. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach specialists say you can protect yourself and your loved ones by knowing the facts.

Rethink the Holidays to Ease Stress and Build Memories

December 2, 2020, 11:39 am | Danielle Day

In 2020 the holiday season brings the added stress of navigating COVID-19. Danielle Day, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, offers some ways to adjust the holidays, ease some of the stress and anxiety, and build lasting memories with friends and family.