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...
Free Financial Advice for Seniors

Free Financial Advice for Seniors

Most of us could use some amount of financial planning advice, no matter what our situation – but for many seniors on fixed incomes, paying for it is off the table. If Mom or Dad could use some help but lack the resources to hire a paid analyst, there are many...
Physical Engagement and Dementia

Physical Engagement and Dementia

We’ve talked a lot on these pages about the challenges of dementia, particularly in terms of engaging those who suffer from its symptoms. We thought we’d dig into that topic a little deeper over the next few weeks – specifically, the approach we’ve chosen in our LCB...
Staying Patient with Elderly Parents

Staying Patient with Elderly Parents

What makes you lose patience? Is it sitting in traffic, when you’ve got ten places to be? Being asked the same questions again and again? Or, getting interrupted for the third time when you’re trying to finish something important? If you have elderly parents living...