Assisted living centers can provide much-needed relief for family caregivers. Sometimes it makes sense to move a loved one to an assisted living home because the family simply can’t provide the required level of care.
The decline of cognitive ability can increase the likelihood of a person falling prey to elder abuse. This abuse can be financial, physical, mental, emotional, and more. Elder abuse can occur anywhere, whether at home
This time of year especially, thieves and con artists scheme to trick people of all ages into sending money or personal information. Using modern technology and old fashioned deceit, these swindlers often succeed. Luckily, there
With the holidays upon us, many people will gather with families to celebrate. Visiting with aging parents or grandparents can be a good way to connect and create memories. If your aging relatives live in
Suicide among seniors is a growing concern. Suicide rates are highest among men ages 85 and older. Not only do seniors often face difficult housing transitions during this time of life, but their mental health
The holidays can be an exciting time of year, filled with fun gatherings with friends and family. But many seniors find that the holidays can be challenging. This is especially true when they live alone