To make the transition to a senior living facility easier on your loved one, you have to work together as a family. But it isn’t effortless.
Moving your parent into a nursing home or assisted living facility is stressful enough. But what if they start to call you with complaints about the service or care they… (Read More)
Many older people can recall a time of relaxed attitudes towards leaving food outside the refrigerator (a.k.a. “icebox”) or sterilizing surfaces that have touched raw meat. But as you grow older,… (Read More)
Dad accidentally backed his car into a pole at the grocery store. Mom bounced a check. Your favorite aunt hasn’t visited the doctor for a checkup in a decade, and… (Read More)
While there are many options in senior living communities, most older people prefer the home where they have been living. Staying in one’s home and one’s community as one ages… (Read More)
Hurricanes affect coastal areas on a seasonal basis, as residents of those areas are well aware. But hurricane safety is especially important for older people. “They have a lot more… (Read More)
Moving a loved one into memory care after you have chosen the right facility can be an undeniably difficult process. Understandably, you will want to make the transition as easy… (Read More)
It’s a fact: the elderly are huge targets for scams. According to the Federal Trade Commission’s Consumer Sentinel Network, 47% of all reported fraud complaints between 2011 and 2013 came from… (Read More)