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when you can't respect their wishes...

When You Can’t Respect Their Wishes

What can you do if it’s unsafe for your loved one to continue living at home, but she refuses to move?

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#ElderCareChat recap - OurParents.com

#ElderCareChat 2/14/18 Recap: Using Your Five Senses to Make a Senior Living Decision

We were honored to welcome Maribeth Bersani, chief operating officer of Argentum, as our expert panelist for this month’s #ElderCareChat.

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7 tips for heart-healthy seniors

7 Tips for Heart-Healthy Seniors

February is American Heart Month — a time to focus on making healthy choices so we can live life to the fullest.

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How seniors can overcome boredom

How Seniors Can Overcome Boredom

When boredom sets in, often the best way to alleviate it is to shake up yuour routine. Look at the schedule of activities at your assisted living community and do something you’ve never done before.

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Does My Loved One Need Home Care or Home Health Care_

Does My Loved One Need Home Care or Home Health Care?

There’s a one-word difference between home care and home health care, but the terms refer to completely different services. No wonder families are confused!

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The Accidental Caregiver

The Accidental Caregiver

In many instances, the commitment to caregiving becomes more than the adult children can handle, but they’ve become trapped in the role without a viable way out.

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#ElderCareChat recap - OurParents.com

#ElderCareChat 1/17/18 Recap: Rightsizing for Senior Living

Caring Transitions’ President Chris Seman engaged participants in an informative #ElderCareChat on the steps involved in the rightsizing process.

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Join the February 14, 2018 #ElderCareChat: Using Your Five Senses to Make a Senior Living Decision

Our next #ElderCareChat will feature guest panelist Maribeth Bersani, chief operating officer of Argentum (formerly the Assisted Living Federation of America).

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seniors making a difference as mentors

Seniors Making a Difference as Mentors

In honor of National Mentoring Month, we’re spotlighting intergenerational mentoring programs that have proven beneficial for seniors as well as the youth they serve.

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Top 2018 Trends in Senior Living

Top Trends in Senior Living 2018

There is a trend in senior living to make communities seem less like institutions and more like homes.

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