Is aging at home really the answer when you consider its hidden costs?
4/18/2017 Roots, however, can hold people down when they'd otherwise soar, and for some older adults, the very powerful emotional feelings surrounding a home can prevent them from considering other lifestyles that could be far more cost effective.
Carroll County leaders: A 'critical need' for assisted living
4/18/2017 NORTH CONWAY - In all of Mount Washington Valley, there are eight assisted living beds for seniors who need some help but are not ready for long-term nursing care.
Seniors invited to hearing regarding spending plans for Agency on Aging
4/18/2017 LAPEER - The Valley Area Agency on Aging invites senior citizens to a public hearing to discuss implementation of its fiscal plan for 2018 from 11 a.m.
Seniors treated to jambalaya lunch at Council on Aging
4/18/2017 East Feliciana Tax Assessor Jeffrey Gardner, at end of table, along with Arkell Merritt, Charles Snyder and other volunteers cooked and served a jambalaya lunch to seniors at the Council on Aging in Clinton on March 22. Seniors from the Clinton and ...
Boomerang seniors: Aging adults move to be near mom or dad
4/18/2017 Like many peers in their 70s, Lois and Richard Jones of Media, Pa., sold their home and downsized, opting for an apartment in a nearby senior living community they had come to know well. For 13 years, they have visited Lois' mother, Madge Wertzberger, ...
Stay tuned for Seniors of the Year announcement
4/18/2017 Over the past month or so, the advisory board of the Dutchess County Office for the Aging has been reading many compelling stories of the volunteer work done by the people nominated for this year's Senior Citizens of the Year by their friends ...
For seniors, these vital tips can help you age well
4/18/2017 Even at age 70 or older, the choices you make about exercise, eating and your health remain important --a nd at this point in life, it's worth taking a second look.
SCAN Donates $40000 to Long Beach State University to Support Initiatives Related to Seniors, Aging and ...
4/18/2017 LONG BEACH, Calif., April 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- SCAN, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, has announced a charitable contribution of $40,000 to Long Beach State University's College of ...
Department Of Aging Gets Training To Better Provide For LGBT Seniors
4/18/2017 Senior citizen Harry Adamson is 67 and lives in the part of center city Philadelphia known as the “gayborhood." He came out at age 25 when “anything gay was either suspect or terrifying.
Area senior services provider to shutter its personal care program
4/18/2017 "For eligible older adults, CJE provides personal care services at home through a subsidized program for low income seniors administered by the Illinois Department on Aging," CJE SeniorLife says about the program on its website. "These services, for ...