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No unread posts Local Events
A forum where families can find senior related events in their areas and where professionals can post events.
Subforum(s) NorthEast Events, SouthEast Events, Mid-Atlantic Events, Midwest Events, Northwest Events, California Events, Texas Events, Southwest Events, Local Events Archive
Lunch and Learn...
06-13-2014 5:42 PM
10,466 10,589
No unread posts Legal & Financial Matters in Eldercare
Discussion of common legal and financial issues relating to eldercare such as Power of Attorney, paying for seniorcare and estate planning.
Subforum(s) Fraud and Scams, Medicare and Medicaid, Veteran's Aid and Attendance, Long Term Care Insurance
05-29-2014 3:17 PM
311 981
No unread posts Dementia & Alzheimer's disease
Discussions related to Dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
Subforum(s) Alzheimer's Online Support Group
Re: Emotional effects...
06-17-2014 11:05 AM
194 559
No unread posts Elder Health
Browse information about choosing a doctor, dental health, stroke, incontinence, falls and more.
Subforum(s) Senior Activities, Diabetes & Eldercare, Incontinence, Elderly Depression, Dental Health, Warning Signs, Falls, Choosing a Doctor, Emergency Preparedness, General Health Issues Affecting the Elderly, Nutrition, Senior Activities
Re: Crossword Puzzles
08-07-2014 9:20 PM
168 508
No unread posts Moving Mom and Dad
Strategies and ideas around simplifying a move into senior housing.
Re: Moving Mom home...
06-29-2014 2:55 AM
94 370
No unread posts Choosing Care
Articles and discussions about making the best care choices for our aging parents and loved ones
Re: Nursing Home...
07-31-2013 1:07 AM
88 356
No unread posts Everyday Challenges
A loved one with dementia or Alzheimer’s can sometimes be a stressful and draining experience. Share tips, experiences and strategies for coping with problem behaviors.
Re: Home security
01-10-2014 2:43 AM
64 246
No unread posts Driving and the Elderly
Discussions about determining when a loved one is no longer safe to be driving, and tactics around taking the keys away.
Re: Does age difference...
08-07-2014 10:48 PM
30 141
No unread posts News & Politics
Stay current on the latest news about aging and eldercare.
Re: The Atrium supports...
09-20-2012 10:18 AM
79 140
No unread posts Coping with the Guilt
A forum for discussing strategies to handle some of the guilt around eldercare.
I'm becoming bipolar
05-01-2013 7:31 AM
33 139

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