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No unread posts Community Guidelines
How to use the online eldercare community, A Place for Family
Subforum(s) Suggestions and Feedback
Re: Introduction
12-06-2014 7:14 AM
 
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No unread posts Newsletters from A Place for Mom's Family
Browse through past editions of the monthly newsletter from A Place for Mom's Family.
Let's Talk Elder...
08-17-2011 8:06 PM
 
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No unread posts Share Your Story
A Place for you to share stories about your mom, dad or any special aging loved one!
My 85 year old Father...
06-10-2013 2:57 PM
 
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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
 
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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: Red Flag Warning...
09-03-2014 7:49 PM
 
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No unread posts Illnesses & Diseases
Discussions about illnesses common to the elderly such as MRSA, Pneumonia, the Flu and more.
Subforum(s) Cancer, Stroke, Parkinson's Disease
hallucination..
08-30-2012 10:41 PM
 
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No unread posts Dementia & Alzheimer's disease
Discussions related to Dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
Subforum(s) Alzheimer's Online Support Group
Re: Frustrated
10-29-2014 6:31 AM
 
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No unread posts Aggression & Anxiety
Aggression among those with Alzheimer's disease and dementia is not unusual. Anxiety is a very common experience among the elderly. Learn about and share your experiences with these very challenging symptoms.
Re: A question?
10-02-2014 8:06 PM
 
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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: Who Needs Long...
12-02-2014 4:22 AM
 
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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
update
05-29-2014 3:17 PM
 
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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
 
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No unread posts Moving Mom and Dad
Strategies and ideas around simplifying a move into senior housing.
Buy Quality Real...
10-29-2014 2:22 AM
 
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No unread posts Aging in Place
Many seniors and families choose to make modifications to the home environment so they can "age in place." Talk about this option with others!
Re: Online Travel...
11-09-2012 8:17 AM
 
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No unread posts Choosing Care
Articles and discussions about making the best care choices for our aging parents and loved ones
Re: Peace of Mind...
10-16-2014 9:06 PM
 
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No unread posts Humor is the best medicine!
Caring for aging loved ones can be stressful and worrying. Take a moment for yourself and don't forget to laugh!
Re: Laugh Out Loud...
09-08-2014 10:35 PM
 
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No unread posts Charities
So many wonderful people and organizations dedicate their lives to the wellbeing of our aging loved ones. Let's never forget to give back!
Circuit Breaker...
11-08-2011 11:36 AM
 
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No unread posts News & Politics
Stay current on the latest news about aging and eldercare.
Re: Senior Scam...
09-14-2014 9:35 PM
 
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No unread posts Memorials & Tributes
After the caring is done, share your memories and feelings. Recall the wonderful, inspiring moments as well as the very real, human moments that make us all who we are.
Re: I found a book...
08-16-2012 11:44 PM
 
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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
Best Quality Novelty...
10-23-2014 11:11 AM
 
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No unread posts Poems Re: a poem I wrote...
08-02-2012 11:49 AM
 
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No unread posts Parenting your parents
Thoughts and discussions about this common role-reversal and how to manage it.
Re: Planning for...
08-16-2012 11:35 PM
 
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No unread posts Caregivers Support Forum
An online support group for caregivers
Subforum(s) Keeping yourself Healthy
Re: Are you a primary...
08-16-2012 11:37 PM
 
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No unread posts Celebrating Moms and Dads
Inspirational stories about Mothers and Fathers
Re: An inspirational...
08-16-2012 11:42 PM
 
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