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January 15, 2021

Five Creative Ways to Advocate for Your Parent in a Nursing Home

Understanding the world of assisted living and nursing homes can...Read More

January 6, 2021

How to Balance Work With Your Parent’s Medical Procedure

Do you take PTO at work to help your aging...Read More

December 31, 2020

How to Help Your Senior Dress with Success: These Shoes Won’t Let Me In!

Age-related health challenges like arthritis and reduced mobility mean that...Read More

December 17, 2020

Eight Caregiver Gifts that Cost Little But Make an Impact

Show Your Immense Gratitude It can be complicated to say...Read More

December 10, 2020

How to Fill Your Senior’s Mailbox with Love

  Plan a Christmas Card Signing Party with your Senior!...Read More

December 3, 2020

Seven Fun Gift Ideas for a Senior Who Doesn’t Need Anything

Perfect Gifts for a Nursing Home Resident or Hospital Patient...Read More

November 20, 2020

Three Sweet Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving Though Apart

A Thanksgiving like no other.  How can we gratefully celebrate...Read More

November 19, 2020

How to Cure Dementia’s Fidgety Hands: Fun Gifts for the Holidays

Maybe it was for me, but I thought about him...Read More

November 12, 2020

Impatient with Repeated Questions? 7 Strategies to Respond with Patience

“What am I supposed to do? What am I supposed...Read More

November 11, 2020

Veteran? Get Paid or Get Money for Caring

One of our GoKit users found the perfect assisted living...Read More

October 28, 2020

Sticker Shock: The cost of caring

Sticker Shock: The cost of caring In-home care, assisted living,...Read More

September 18, 2020

Need to Vent? Want Encouragement?

The Four Best Senior Caregiving Support Facebook Groups “I am...Read More

September 15, 2020

Dementia Activities: 5 Fun, No-Fail Projects

Whether your senior is in memory care, a nursing home...Read More

September 13, 2020

The Beautiful Practice that will Give You Peace While Caring for Your Parent

Machines beeping in the hospital ICU. Never-dimming fluorescent lights. Leaving...Read More

September 10, 2020

The Elder Care Action Plan that Makes You a Rockstar Caregiver

Three Assessments, Three Checklists and Three Helplines. Receive the elder...Read More

September 8, 2020

How to Find Assisted Living After 100 Days in a Nursing Home?

Medicare stopped paying for my dad’s rehab care at the...Read More

September 8, 2020

Four Tips You Need to Choose a Walker

Tennis Balls Needed; Not for Tennis I don't have the...Read More

September 8, 2020

New York Nursing Homes: Almost All Have Disease. What About Your State?

This one tool shows current data on COVID-19 cases for...Read More

August 26, 2020

The ONE Local Secret to Finding In-Home Care

Who wants to be in a nursing home or assisted...Read More

August 12, 2020

5 Warning Signs that Your Parent Needs Assisted Living

He careened around the grocery store aisles driving the scooter...Read More

June 16, 2020

For Sale. Photographer’s Car. Not Driven Anymore.

How to Know I Your Senior Is Safe to Drive...Read More

June 14, 2020

How to find a walker and wheelchair for cheap (or free!)

The short answer is . . . I stole it....Read More

June 14, 2020

The Best Way to be Ready for Your Dad’s Devastating Fall

  My dad’s charming rental house had just enough yard...Read More