How do I Know if Mom and Dad Need Help with Their Taxes?
It’s that time of year again: tax season. Take a step back and observe whether you parents are showing any of these 5 warning signs. If so, it may be time to consider hiring a qualified individual, such as a professional fiduciary, to help protect your loved ones and their assets.
Send a Rose to a Senior this Valentine’s Day
Spread love on Valentine’s Day by joining the #CupidCrew movement and giving your senior loved one a rose. Or try one of ten more heart-warming activities.
Why Making New Friends is Essential at Every Age
People with strong social ties are happier and healthier but social circles can dwindle as people age. Learn how the LIFT program can help make new friends.
How to Pay for Home Care
Wondering how to pay for in-home caregiving services? Here are six ways to fund the essential care you might need to age well at home.
Springing a Leak? Incontinence Care for Seniors and Caregivers
Incontinence is a common problem for seniors but there are ways to manage an embarrassing situation with advanced preparation. Learn six strategies today.
Memory Care vs. 24 Hour Care: Which is Right for Your Loved One?
Deciding between memory care and 24-hour care for a loved one with dementia? We break down the benefits of each and provide questions to help guide the way.
Costs, Benefits & More for Long-Term Care Insurance in 2019
What is long-term care insurance and how can you plan accordingly? Get cost estimates and plain-English answers to your long-term care insurance questions.
Frailty in Older Adults
Do you know the difference between being frail and having frailty? Here is the information you need to keep a loved one safe with this medical condition.
How Caregivers can Reduce Fall Risk for Seniors
According to the National Council on Aging, falls are the leading cause of fatal injury and the most common cause of nonfatal trauma-related hospital admissions among older adults. Find out what you can do to prevent a fall.
Assisted Living vs. Home Care? Pros and Cons
Ask yourself these 3 questions when choosing between assisted living and home care for your parent.
40 Best Gift Ideas for Seniors
Looking for the best gift ideas for a senior in your life? No matter the holiday, this list is sure to have a gift the seniors in your life will love.
Caring for the Caregiver
Our Caregiver Recharge Grant recipient, Carole, cares for her 92-year-old mother, Fran, who has advanced dementia. She shares her struggles, joys and the impact that 48 hours of free care had on both her and her mother.