Being a Family Caregiver For a Parent

Jul 14, 2020
At a certain point in life most people are going to have to decide whether or not to become the caregiver for a parent. Here are some tips to help you decide and to make the most of it. Prepare for the Role Reversal For many...

Getting Wiser About Elder Abuse

Jun 15, 2020
Did you know that 1 in 10 Americans over the age of 60 have experienced abuse? Unfortunately, elder abuse is real for older adults, but it’s not an issue many of us discuss or know much about. To help bring attention to this...

Ways To Promote Alzheimer’s Awareness

Jun 02, 2020
Every June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month which gives us the opportunity to educate people about the effects Alzheimer’s has on older adults. Start Conversations Whether online via social media or in person, it is...

How Can Caregivers Keep Older Adults Active and Healthy at Home

May 12, 2020
Exercising at home Aerobic activities can provide several health benefits such as increasing your stamina, warding off illnesses, reducing health risks, managing chronic conditions, and boost your mood. With so many...

How Older Adults Can Improve Their Communities

May 01, 2020
Older adults have spent a lifetime building important skills and experience that can be past on to younger generations. With additional time on their hands many older adults find it advantageous to volunteer to support their...

Ways Older Adults Can Reduce Stress

Apr 14, 2020
Although stress can affect people at any age and these tips could apply to anyone, older people are more susceptible to health issues which makes it even more important that they take steps to reduce their stress. Older...