Richard Miyazato

Richard Miyazato, MHA, is the Director and Founder of Carelife, a Japanese American Home Care Company that provides caregivers for older adults throughout Los Angeles County and Orange County to help with driving, cooking, cleaning, exercise, medication reminders, walking, bathing, dressing, and more.  Richard, along with Carelife’s Dr. Joon Park, Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) and Neurologic Certified Specialist (NCS), created, “Moving with CaregiversTM,” a home exercise program series that offers a variety of general exercises for older adults that can be performed safely at home, including exercises for bed bound patients, semi-ambulatory patients and those with Parkinson’s Disease and other Neurological Conditions.

Updated October 2012 

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Keeping History Alive! -- 11th Annual Evening of Aloha Gala Dinner

Growing up a Shin-Nisei in Gardena, my parents laid a strong foundation for my appreciation of the past and respecting our elders. My mother in particular was an avid reader who loved history and sharing countless stories that always seemed endless. There were many moments during my childhood when our dinner conversations would be filled with history and life lessons, from my grandfather’s heroic efforts in Burma during World War II, to the atrocities suffered by the Jews.

As the 11th Annual Evening of Aloha Gala Dinner, honoring our WWII Nisei Veterans approaches, I can now truly appreciate my ...

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