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What day of the week is the least busiest time to travel?

I don't want to send my mother on a plane when it is crazy. When is the best time for her to travel alone?


How to Get a Handicapped Parking Permit

The first steps are taking a trip to your doctor and local DMV. If you have difficult walking, or you use a cane, wheelchair, walker or other device to get around, then you're probably eligible for a handicapped parking sticker. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to get a... more


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How can I make it easier for my mother to travel?

What tips do you have for traveling with an elderly parent?


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What to do???

I am facing a dilemma of whether to keep my Mom at home or put her in a facility.  She is 71 years old and was diagnosed with Vascular Dementia.  I thought hiring a caretaker during the day would help to alleviate some of the issues we were having. I... more


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Can my mother take her medications on the plane?

I am considering flying my mother to my sisters house. If I send her can she take her medications on the plane?


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Does Medicare cover in-home senior care?

 


Delaware Transportation Resources

From trips to the grocery store to other errands, get the transportation assistance your senior needs in Delaware.     Delaware - Transportation Although many senior citizens have driven for most of their lives, there usually comes a time when it is no longer safe for them to be driving. ... more


Tackling America’s Aging Challenges, One Tech Innovation at a Time

The AARP has chosen its three finalists for a $50,000 challenge to develop new “aging in place” technology. On an October morning late last year, a group of hopeful entrepreneurs gathered in a conference room in front of potential investors and venture capitalists, pitching their idea for the next... more