Right at Home of Ocean County was featured in the September 2020 issue of the Partners in Caring Newsletter.
Right at Home's very own Bernie Branz wrote the Volunteer Spotlight article for the month. In the article, Bernie outlines how he became involved with Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey, and how he formed a special bond with an exceptional man named Jeff, who had been diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer's. Bernie and Jeff have been keeping busy during the current COVID-19 pandemic, building a strong bond and teaming up to help others in the community as Jeff makes face shields with a 3-D printer, and Bernie helps him distribute them to healthcare professionals in the area.
It is important for people with dementia to stay connected and active, and Bernie finds great personal reward in his volunteer work with Jeff. You can read the article in full below: