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“I Want to Go Home”

“I want to go home!” This common expression can be painful — and mystifying — to hear from someone who’s already home, whether in a longtime residence or a new care facility. But don’t take it literally. “I want to … Continue reading

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Becoming a Family Caregiver

If caring for a family loved one is new for you or if you are experiencing the stresses of being a family caregiver, then this FREE community education forum is for you.  You will learn: What being a caregiver is … Continue reading

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10 Surprising Clues You’ll Live to 100 (6-10)

From Caring.com Clue #6: When were you born? What it may mean: Growing lifespans give younger people an edge. A 2011 report by the British Department for Work and Pensions estimated life expectancy for citizens at various ages, providing a … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Symptom: Gets lost, even on familiar routes

When it happens Mild-stage dementia Why it happens Memory loss combines with disorientation caused by “motion blindness,” the inability to perceive motion well and navigate the environment. What you can do Know that getting lost can happen at any time, … Continue reading

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Top Five Scams that target Senior’s-Don’t be a Victim

It’s not just wealthy seniors who are targeted. Low-income older adults are also at risk of financial abuse. And it’s not always strangers who perpetrate these crimes. Over 90% of all reported elder abuse is committed by an older person’s … Continue reading

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Fall Prevention

http://www.blessingsforseniors.com About half of all falls happen at home. To make your home safer: Keep items you use often in cabinets you can reach easily without using a step stool. http://www.blessingsforseniors.com  

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Guide to Veteran’s Benefits

 Understanding Veteran’s benefits: A Guide for Seniors To access the guide go to: http://www.blessingsforseniors.com  complete the Contact Us form and type “Veteran’s Benefits” in the comments box. The link to the guide will be emailed to you. Or call 623-594-0819 Blessings! For … Continue reading

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