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Sharing The Caregiving: Managing Sibling Disagreements

Facilitated by Jill McNamara Siblings can be our best friends and partners in crime growing up. But as adults, siblings can make caring for an aging parent challenging and stressful. You think Mom needs in-home care, your brother wants assisted living and Mom doesn’t want help at all! Sound familiar... more

Choosing Quality Senior Care Providers

Facilitated by Sheri LaBree and Erin Winsor    If you’re a family caregiver, you may be making decisions without enough information to get it right. For example, if your mother needs help at home, where do you go to find the best care? How can you hire a caregiver with... more

Managing Caregiving In The Era Of Covid-19

Facilitated by Jody Gastfriend & Chandi Deitmer.  The unique circumstances of COVID-19 add an extra layer to the already complex experience of caregiving. Now more than ever, you have a keen awareness of your loved one’s needs and an eye to supporting their continued health. But senior care providers... more

Planning For The Financial And Legal Aspects Of Long-Term Care

Facilitated by Jody Gastfriend and Harry Margolis  Our population is aging at an unprecedented pace. While many older adults will remain hale and hearty into their eighties and beyond, 70% will need some type of long-term care in their lifetime. Planning ahead is the key to making good choices about... more

April “senior Sense”: Caregiving Through A Crisis

By Liz O'Donnell  Caregiving on a good day, can be stressful. Caregiving during a crisis can feel completely overwhelming and that is certainly the experience of many caregivers I’ve spoken to since the coronavirus outbreak started here in the United States. Some adult children cannot see their parents who... more

March Senior Sense: 4 Game-Changers For Dementia Caregivers

By Liz O’Donnell In my father’s final months of his life, I visited him every day. He was living in a skilled nursing facility and was confined to a wheelchair – no longer steady on his feet. It was springtime, and I would wheel him outside every day and we... more

Maximizing Quality Of Life As You Age

Enter a caption... Whether retirement seems far away or just around the corner, it’s important to maximize quality of life as we age. In order to do that, it’s helpful to consider how best to enhance well-being, independence and social connection. This seminar will cover topics such as livable communities... more