04 Dec

Caring For Older Loved Ones ~ KABC Video

In 2015, Kansas Advocates for Better Care created a video using stories from three people who are close to the organization. John Naramore has been a long-time friend of KABC.  He has counted on the information KABC can provide as he ...

24 Oct

Stand By Me 2017 ~ A BIG Thank You!

Everyone at KABC wishes to thank the over 100 folks who joined in the fun during our annual Stand By Me event on October 22nd.  It was a huge success, thanks to our amazing sponsors and so many wonderful donations ...

21 Sep

Pursuing Elder Justice ~ Rights of Elders

As a part of Kansas Advocates for Better Care’s annual meeting and caregiver training on Sept. 15, 2017, Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe, J.D. was presented with the KABC Caring Award.  This award is the organization’s highest recognition and is awarded ...

19 Sep

Dementia, Antipsychotic Drugs & Informed Consent

On Friday, September 15, 2017 Margaret Farley JD, BSN presented to the KABC membership and other attendees on the dangers of the inappropriate use of antipsychotic medications in older individuals with dementia.  So often, they are used as a ‘restraint’ ...

28 Aug

KABC Caring Award – Steve Howe

Kansas Advocates for Better Care (KABC) will recognize Steve Howe, Johnson County District Attorney as recipient of the 2017 KABC Caring Award. Howe, a native Kansan, has served as District Attorney since his election in 2008. The KABC Caring Award ...