Helping others

Sandy Blair stands in front of a Tiny House; photo by Dan MacMedan
People Helping People

Answering the Call to Help Fellow Women Veterans

Sandy Blair turned her own struggles post-civilian life into a committment to serve others, just like she had discussed with God. 

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Marie Nuzzi
People Helping People

A Teacher Called to Active Duty Learns What She Means to Her Students

A high school Spanish teacher realizes the impact she has made when she is deployed as a Marine reservist. 

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Lynn Colwell in her studio; photo by Steve Colwell
People Helping People

Everyday Greatness: Painting to Change the World

See how this mixed-media artist, who as a child was told she had no talent, is using her newfound gift to pay it forward.

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Mother Teresa
People Helping People

Mother Teresa: Doing Small Things with Great Love

Mother Teresa impacted the lives of people around the world, from every walk of life. Here are stories from three Americans who encountered her.

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A young caregiver helping a patient.
Family Caregiving

Is Caring for a Family Member Good Experience for Professional Caregiving?

You learn a lot by doing, but training in dementia care is important for any caregiver—professional or otherwise.

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Sandy Blair, founder of Operation WEBS
People Helping People

Sandy Blair on Helping Military Women Transition to Civilian Life

After experiencing her own struggles in transitioning away from the military, she came up with a way to help other women have an easier time of it.

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Various healthy meal ideas.
Advice for Caregivers

Make Sure Your Loved One’s Diet Is Healthy Despite Covid-19 Challenges

Proper nutrition is crucial for older adults. Follow these tips to help your loved one maintain healthy eating habits.

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An aging mother having a conversation with her caregiver daughter.
Advice for Caregivers

How to Take Care of Yourself as a Sandwich Generation Caregiver

Juggling the care of your children and an aging loved one calls for a dose of help.

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Alex Trebek
People Helping People

Alex Trebek Donates $500K to Faith-Based Non-Profit for Homeless Seniors

The award-winning television host’s contribution will go toward the construction of Hope of the Valley’s next homeless shelter.

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Siphiwe Baleka
Exercise

This Truck Driver Got Fit and Then Got Busy Helping Other Truckers

When he saw his fitness rapidly fading, this former Ivy League athlete resolved to do something about it.

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