Tag Archives: older adults

Check Your Benefits

One of the greatest ways to check your benefits is the website called “Benefits Check-Up.”  Run by the National Council on Aging, a large national nonprofit, Benefits Check Up lets you see what benefits may be available to you. If … Continue reading

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Older Adults Who Volunteer Are Healthier

Nonprofit community leaders and people involved with organizations like the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) have known for years that older adults who volunteer are more engaged, interesting and healthier.  And that knowledge is now backed up by a recent … Continue reading

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Older Adult Demographic Trends

Older adult demographic trends will rock your world, as baby boomers move into retirement and people live longer lives, we will see the largest ratio of retired people in history. We are watching the creation of “The Silver Tsunami.” Older … Continue reading

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Tips for Caring for Elderly Parents

This blog provides you with some important tips for caring for elderly parents. Consider these tips for caregiving for your elderly parents as they age, and need more assistance. Sit down with your parents to discuss their needs and plans. … Continue reading

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