resources

 

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COMPANY

UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII CENTER ON AGING

 

POSITION AVAILABLE

JUNIOR RESEARCHER

 

DESCRIPTION

Title: Junior Researcher (Position #0085856T)

Hiring Unit: Thompson School of Social Work & Public Health, Center on Aging

 

https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/hawaiiedu/jobs/3534293/junior-researcher-position-0085856t?keywords=junior&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

 

Inquiries:

Dr. Treena Becker, Principal Investigator,  tsbecker@hawaii.edu

 

 

EMAIL

tsbecker@hawaii.edu

 

ATTENTION

Christy Nishita

cnishita@hawaii.edu

808-440-9378

 

(Expires 6/15/22)

 

COMPANY

ATTENTION PLUS CARE

 

POSITION AVAILABLE

HOME HEALTH AIDE

 

DESCRIPTION

Caregiver - $600 Sign-on Bonus! + $300 Referral Bonus! Paid training!

 

No previous caregiving or caregiver Experience Needed!

 

As a caregiver starting out with Attention Plus Care, you have more paid training and support to advance your career in health care. Your passion for helping others and wanting to learn more is recognized and rewarded. After completing your initial training, our mentors and support team will check on your progress and readiness for more advanced training and skills development. Caregivers with more advanced skill qualifications go on to higher paying assignments. We offer flexible schedules for nursing students.

 

As the oldest and largest privately owned, Hawaii State Licensed and Joint Commission Accredited Home Health Agency, we are leaders in the field of home health care. This means you will work for a reputable and reliable company with great opportunities for growth. You won't find a better home care company to work with.

 

We offer some of the most competitive benefits in our industry to ensure that working at Attention Plus Care is rewarding and enjoyable. Depending upon your role, benefits may include:

 

Competitive Wages & Salaries

Paid Time Off

Paid Training

Paid Holidays

Medical

Dental

Vision

Company Matched 401(K) Funds

Financial Advising

Referral Cash Bonuses

Business-Casual Atmosphere

Ongoing Professional Development

Employee Support Services

Educational Assistance

Employee Assistance Plan

 

EMAIL

hr@attentionplus.com

 

ATTENTION

Sebastian Adam

 

sebastiana@attentionplus.com

 

808-440-9378

 

 

 

(Expires 5/15/22)

 

 

COVID-19 RESOURCES

 

During the Coronavirus pandemic, the HPGS Board would like to offer the following links:

 

covid19caregiving.com - to provide emotional support to caregivers with some skills enhancement and to create an interactive web-based community

 

https://www.hhs.gov/sites/default/files/4-2-2020-mental-health-covid-final.pdf - from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

 

https://www.cdc.gov/aging/covid19-guidance.html - COVID-19 Guidance for Older Adults

 

https://caregiveraction.org/covid-19 - Tips for family caregivers

 

https://www.hawaiiadrc.org/site/487/covid-19.aspx - Hawaii Aging & Disability Resource Center Covid-19 page

 

https://www.hiphi.org/covid19/ - Hawaii Public Health Institute

 

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

 

Although there may be many resources in Hawaii for our elderly community, HPGS would like to offer the following that may be of interest to our members and visitors to this website.  Some are government agencies, private non-profits or educational institutions.

 

If anyone finds that any information has been changed or would like to offer any other resources for Hawaii's senior community, please send to HPGS Executive Director, Sherry Goya, at sgoyallc@aol.com.

 

AARP Hawaii

Phone:  808-545-6024

Toll free:  866-295-7282

www.aarp.org/hi

 

Adult Protective Services

Phone:  808-832-5115

 

Aging & Disability Resource Center

Phone:  808-768-7700

www.elderlyaffairs.com

 

FREE DOWNLOAD:

Aging & Disability Issues 2021: A Guide for Hawaii’s Legislators, Organizations & Citizens

 

Alzheimer's Association

Phone:  808-591-2771

Toll free:  800-272-3900

www.alz.org/hawaii

 

Better Business Bureau

Phone:  808-536-6956

www.hawaii.bbb.org

 

Catholic Charities Hawaii

Phone:  808-524-4673

www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org

 

Child & Family Services Kupuna Program

Phone:  808-543-8468

https://www.childandfamilyservice.org/programs/koss/

 

Commerce & Consumer Affairs

Phone:  808-587-3222

www.hawaii.gov/dcca

 

Department of the Attorney General

Phone: 808-586-1058

 

Elder Abuse Unit/Prosecutors Office

Phone:  808-768-7536

 

Executive Office on Aging

Phone:  808-586-0100

www.health.hawaii.gov/eoa

 

Hawaii SHIP

FREE DOWNLOAD: "The Memory Care Roadmap for Family Caregivers: A Guide for Families Caring for Their Loved One with Dementia" is a guide that was produced by the Hawaii Alzheimer’s Disease Supportive Services Program and the Executive Office on Aging.

Phone:  808-586-7299

smphawaii.org/

 

Insurance Fraud Investigation Branch

Phone:  808-587-7416

www.hawaii.gov/dcca

 

Long-Term Care Ombudsman

FREE DOWNLOAD - Long-Term Care Services and Organizations in Hawaii

Contact list organized by Island

 

Office of Consumer Protection

Phone:  808-586-2630

 

Project Dana

Phone:  808-945-3736

www.projectdana.org

 

Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP)

Phone: 808-685-7319

Toll free:800-296-9422

smphawaii.org

 

Social Security Administration

Phone:  800-772-1213

www.ssa.gov

 

Society Security Office Locations

www.socialsecurityofficelocation.net

 

State Long-Term Care Ombudsman

Phone:  808-586-7268

health.hawaii.gov/eoa/home/long-term-care-ombudsman-program/

 

UH Center on Aging

Phone:  808-956-5001

www.hawaii.edu/aging

 

UH Kupuna Education Center (KCC)

Phone:  808-734-9108

www.kupunaeducation.com

 

Veteran Centers

Phone:  808-973-8387

Toll free:  877-927-8387

www.caregiver.va.gov

 

 

 

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