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4:50 Falls and Fall prevention can reduce the number of accidents in the home. Many people are seriously hurt every day in their own home and this can be made worse if they are on their own. There are a few things that you can do to help reduce risk and with a bit of..
5:49 The best iPads apps for the elderly to help them get on-line and combat loneliness and isolation http://www.myageingparent.com Senior Technology T4T E-Mail – GMail recommended, and is a Google product with better security than some others. For those who don’t type, Dragon Dictation enables dictation. Skype for communication – enables talking with anyone around..
Info provided “Coach Kozak’s 15 minute senior workout is great for senior strength and will get your heart rate up at the same time. The total body exercise for elderly doesn’t require any equipment, but you may choose to use some light weights or a couple of water bottles. Senior exercises for elderly are low..
Great teachers join us for ESI College, offering everything from one-hour lectures to six-week courses. Senior Education You can view the current season of ESI College classes by paging through the brochure below, using the navigation tools at the bottom of each page. Once you’ve selected a course, print and fill out the ESI College..
Many suggestions, and helpful information from those who have successfully treated the condition. Toenail fungus, also known as onychomycosis, is a very common problem. Symptoms include inflammation, swelling, yellowing, thickening or crumbling of the nail. It is usually not painful, unless the infection spreads. The fungus tends to thrive under certain conditions, such as abnormal..
Mimi Swartz’s article “Becoming a Helicopter Daughter” (Op-Ed, Sept. 10) – http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/10/opinion/how-i-became-a-helicopter-daughter.html?_r=1 – is touching and revealing. She is the kind of child every elderly parent should hope for, and her father, for all his medical troubles, is a model for genially putting up with old age.With a projected 88 million elderly in 2050, just..
Types of Abuse Elder abuse is a growing problem. While we don’t know all of the details about why abuse occurs or how to stop its spread, we do know that help is available for victims. Concerned people, like you, can spot the warning signs of a possible problem, and make a call for help..
AARP Home Improvement Contractor Model Statute. Creates a Home Improvement Contractor’s Board to promulgate regulations and enforce the act’s provisions. It also grants consumers an explicit private right of action against the contractor and allows recovery of damages, fees, and costs.
A bill before the Senate Health and Welfare Committee, S.23, would allow investigators to subpoena relevant documents when the person suspected of exploiting a senior also has power-of-attorney.
Financial Elder Abuse is a serious and very prevalent issue within the construction industry. – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UbGhnArL2TU – Take the time to watch Paul Greenwood’s presentation where he outlines the problem, provides tips on identifying victims of elder abuse, highlights the misconceptions regarding prosecution of elder financial abuse, and offers guidance on building a successful construction..
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Resources & Links provided by the Administration on Aging (AoA) In general, elder abuse is a term referring to any knowing, intentional, or negligent act by a caregiver or any other person that causes harm or a serious risk of harm to a vulnerable adult. Legislatures in all 50 states have passed some form of..
Aging in Place Board of Directors work serving elders. Seminars on Planning w/ Wills & Trusts
Information Resource Connections to resources for nursing & other assistance for Home -stay
Article by Cindy Hill See section “Elder Care in Vermont’s Urban Core”
Lists 6 ChittCty Provides essential information and links
Senior Travel Senior & Intergenerational Travel . Name Change from Elderhostel. Respected svc
Programs to help elders live safe and satisfying lives in their own Home s & communities. Day Care with Meals Courses on varied subjects taught by MiddColl faculty. ESI operates Project Indep
Open to anyone interested in educational experiences Spring Series programs & Member Info on website
Nursing Home Info Cost of Nursing Home $83,500/yr; Assisted Living $39,500/yr; Aide $21/hr