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When Elder Financial Abuse Hits Home

When Elder Financial Abuse Hits Home

It’s hard to imagine anyone taking financial advantage of a defenseless elderly person; and yet, almost a million American senior citizens lose almost $3B every year because of elder financial abuse. And more often than not, the perpetrator is a trusted family member...
Independent Living: A Day in the Life

Independent Living: A Day in the Life

With so many options for senior living, it’s easy to get a bit lost in the terminology, which is why we’ve taken the time in other posts to dig into the differences between types of senior housing. Today we’re focusing on Independent Living – what that means for...
Focus on the Emotional Pillar of Engagement

Focus on the Emotional Pillar of Engagement

We recently began an occasional series looking at what we call our Four Pillars of Engagement methodology developed in collaboration with Harvard Medical School and Brigham & Women’s Hospital. A non-pharmacological approach that focuses on the whole person, the...
Preparing for Retirement in Your Younger Years

Preparing for Retirement in Your Younger Years

The expression “50 is the new 30” takes the sting out of middle age, right? Nothing wrong with that, except for when it comes to preparing for our senior years – specifically, facing the facts around how we’ll cover our living costs. With one in four of 65 year-olds...
Gift Ideas for Your Loved One

Gift Ideas for Your Loved One

With the holidays upon us, are you struggling with gift ideas for an older relative? Seniors can be a tough population to shop for at holiday time: mom may have downsized to assisted living and is short on space; or she may have physical or cognitive limitations that...