Helping Hands Home Support Red Deer

Head Office - Delia: 1-403-364-2476
Red Deer: 1-403-346-7777

Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that, but simply growth.  We are happy when we are growing.

~ W.B. Yeats

Life is not a holiday, but an education.  One eternal lesson for us all: to teach us how better we should love.

~ Barbara Jordan

The love we have in our youth is superficial compared to the love that an old man has for his old wife.

~ Will Durant

Every age has its pleasures, its style of wit, and its own ways.

~ Nicholas Boileau-Despreaux

No one is useless in the world who lightens the burdens of another.

~ Charles Dickens

What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?

~ George Eliot

Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.

~ Allen Saunders

Luck to me is… Realizing what is opportunity and what isn’t.

~ Lucille Ball

We are what we repeatedly do.  Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

~ Aristotle

Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she overcomes to reach his or her goals.

~ Dorthy Heights

Being defeated is often a temporary condition.  Giving up is what makes it permanent.

~ Marilyn Von Savant

If you’re not failing every now and again, it’s a sign you’re not doing anything very innovative.

~ Woody Allen

I am not young enough to know everything…

~ Oscar Wilde

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

~ EE Cummings

Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been.

~ Mark Twain

Let today be the day you love yourself enough to no longer just dream of a better life; let it be the day you act upon it.

~ Steve Maraboli

Our prayers may be awkward.  Our attempts may be feeble.  But since the power of prayer is in the One who hears it and not in the one who says it, our prayers do make a difference.

~ Max Lucado

You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

~ John Bunyan

I just wanna go on more adventures.  Be around good energy.  Connect with people.  Learn new things.  Grow.

 

~ TheKhoolhaus

There is no passion to be found in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.

~ Nelson Mandela

Service Testimonials

  • I just wanted to let you know what a wonderful service you provide to the helpless aged ones.  I always knew you gave good service, but until you are ill and completely housebound, you don’t really comprehend how great your service really is.  Thanks again.            —  Mrs. H
  • I am truly grateful for all the care, love and support my Mom received.  I will always be grateful for all that you did for her.           —  Mrs. P
  • I want to give a final thank you to all members who acted so well for my behalf.  They showed real concern for my needs, were exceptional listeners and gave tips and advice which I will make good use of.  Many thanks in particular to Jean and Diane and I hope to se you often around Drumheller.  —  Mr. T
  • Thank you very much for the great service that was provided to our dad.  He looked forward and enjoyed the visits at meal times.  Your service helped our family a lot and was greatly appreciated.  Thank you.  — The H family
  • Thank you so much for all the years of care for both Mom and Dad.  Dad always looked forward to the girls coming.  Without HELPING HANDS, Dad wouldn’t have got his wish to stay at home.  Thanks again.  —  The kids of Mr. & Mrs. D
  • Thank you so very much for giving me such great ladies.  They are excellent and worked so very hard.  My house looks new again!        — E & M
  • Just a quick note to thank you for a wonderful service you provide to our community.  You have made a final wish of Mom’s come true by assisting us with her care at home.  We appreciate your accommodation for our needs and you have a very caring, supportive group of staff.  Than you once again.  — T, C & T
  • I just want to say thank you on my brother’s behalf, as your help and support made his final years more relaxing and his wishes possible.  Thank you all.  — L & L
  • Than you so much for BEING THERE to help, support and provide for Dad and I as we travelled down our collective paths.  My heart over flows with GRATITUDE for the many ACTS OF KINDNESS.  I am told by CCS that Dad is settling in well.  So many things to be thankful for.  May you ALL be strengthened to carry on your necessary work.  — Mrs. T
  • Thank you so much to HELPING HANDS and a huge thanks to Diane.  It took a huge load off our shoulders and gave us a break.  Thanks again.  — ML
  • I am Mrs. N’s daughter Eileen.  I’d love for you to know how much you made 2009 an easier and less stressful year for all our family and for our Mom.  Your support, compassion, attentiveness and friendship to her and to us were top notch.  We honor and salute each and all of you for your many kindnesses.  With grateful appreciation and best wishes.  — Mrs. S
  • Dale and I would just like to say thank you for all you’ve done for us ant the good care you’ve given Mom and Dad over the years.  We’ve really appreciated it and truly believe that you and your staff made their last few years a little brighter.  We’ll recommend you to anyone.  — Mr. S & Ms. N
  • Thank you for being a life line for me on more than one occasion.  Your choice of profession indicates a caring heart, but you went beyond what your profession required in order to assist Mom and I.  To you personally Penny, words can’t fully express my appreciation.  To the ladies that made Mom’s days a little better on a regular basis – thank you.  — Mrs. S
  • Our family thanks you for your advice, patience, understanding and kindness towards our parents.  Without your assistance, they would not have been able to stay as long in their home.  Please extend a than you to Marie and Sophie for their part.  Mom and Dad enjoyed their company.  — L, K & B
  • Our heartfelt thanks for your faithful help and support that allowed Mom to remain independent in her home for such a long time.  You have my family’s undying gratitude.  — The M family