Help! My Aging Mom is Home Alone All Day

There are plenty of factors that contribute to social isolation for elderly adults, from retirement and long-distance families to health issues and the death of a spouse. Living alone is a real … [Read more...]

What to Do When Seniors Refuse Help

Julia lived a few hours away from her aging mother, Esther, but she tried to visit a couple of times each month. She began to notice that her mom seemed to be less capable than she once was. The house … [Read more...]

Seniors Can Suffer From Social Isolation

Social isolation is not only unhealthy for an elderly adult’s mental state, but it can actually have some negative physical effects as well. Family caregivers must do what they can to keep their … [Read more...]