Aging

Aging is part of life, but it doesn't have to be discouraging. Embrace aging as a reflection of all the wisdom you've accumulated over the years, and look ahead with excitement and joy.
Prayers for an elderly mom
Family Caregiving

How to Pray for an Aging Parent

Six simple prayers to lift your parents up. 

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A woman in her golden years grocery shopping with the assistance of a caregiver.
Helpful Activities

How to Improve Communities for People with Dementia

Learn what you can do to help make your community dementia-inclusive.

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A vintage orange rotary phone.
Advice for Caregivers

5 Ways to Combat Illegal Robocalls

Scam callers target older adults, but there are ways to protect your loved one.

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A daughter taking care of her mother while having a laugh.
Advice for Caregivers

When You Become a Caregiver: Taking on a New Role

Caring for a loved one alters your relationship, but a wealth of resources can help you navigate. 

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Angels

How She Found Her Special Angel

She agreed to a coffee date, and then another, until she realized something about their relationship had changed.

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A woman speaking out in a support group.
Caregiver Stress

4 Ways to Reach Out When Family Members Are Angry

If family isn't helpful when you're caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's, written updates and a support group can make inroads.

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A mother and daughter in a loving embrace.
Everyday Coping for Caregivers

Helpful Ways to Communicate with a Loved One Who is Hostile

An empathetic approach can work best when dementia causes belligerence.

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A mother overlooking her senior mother on a laptop.
Helpful Activities

Tips to Protect a Loved One Whose Judgment is Impaired

You can put safety first by keeping a watchful eye on activities.

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Financial/Legal Advice

Payment Options for Alzheimer’s Care

Public, private and community-based sources can help with your loved one’s costs.

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A senior father and his caregiver daughter having a laugh in their home.
Advice for Caregivers

3 Tips to Handle a Loved One’s Hostility

When you keep in mind that dementia is the cause, it can aid your understanding.

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