Keeping Your Parents Safe from Fraud

04. March 2016 Safety 0
  Sadly, we live in a world where there are people who look to take advantage seniors. They know that the older generation tends to be more trusting and take advantage of their trust in several ways.   Here are a few scams or criminal activity to warn your parents about – or be cautious ...

Top 5 Stories for Caregivers this Week:

  Since launching Caregiving Made Easy, I have started following news in the senior and caregiver space. I thought it would be helpful to do a weekly roundup of my favorite five articles that might be of interest to my readers. They may be related to wellness, caregiving, challenges, or just something fun to share. ...

Caring for a Toxic Parent

  I had a difficult senior client who had three children. Of her children, only one son would check in on her once every three weeks for 30 minutes – no exaggeration. The other two, she hadn’t heard from in years.   Some might say, wow, what terrible children, but they only saw the frail ...

Should Your Aging Parents Still Drive?

01. March 2016 Safety 0
Should Your Aging Parents Still Drive?
Signs Your Aging Parent is an Unsafe Driver   For six months, I had a sweet, 88 year old man call my company every 2-3 weeks, asking different questions about our senior transportation service. He would tell me he was planning to have his wife stop driving soon, so he was gathering information. Sadly, one ...