Aging in Place Toolkit Blog

August 7, 2019

Don't wait till it is too late.

Retirement financial advisors should consider these major topics in their relationship building approach for clients. These are some “pain points” that a retiree might face.

  • Running out of money before I die

  • Unforeseen tax obligat...

July 26, 2019

(Reuters Health) - For many home healthcare aides, verbal abuse from clients or clients' family is a real problem, a U.S. study suggests.

Caregivers who reported verbal abuse were also more likely to report physical abuse, researchers found.

Verbal abuse can hurt these a...

April 26, 2019

If you’re like the majority of Americans over the age of 45, you want to continue living in a familiar environment throughout your maturing years. According to AARP, older home owners overwhelmingly prefer to age-in-place, which means living in your home safely, indepe...

Here are six ways you can engage to improve your life or the life of an older adult you know.

March 23, 2018

Carolyn has written The Boomer's Guide to Aging Parents, which is available in print, digital and audiobook formats. She blogs weekly at Forbes.com and at AgingParents.com, where she discusses news items and issues pertaining to aging, healthy aging, the care of e...

Being prepared for retirement means we can live the life we want to the very end. Anna Chavez and Sue Getman present a strategy for aging with financial security, dispelling the myth that getting older inevitably leads to impoverishment and fading away.

Breathe. Believe. Receive. That’s the advice caregiver advocate and media host Leeza Gibbons gives to this overwhelmed mom and daughter.

The Aging in Place Essential Toolkit is seeking family caregivers like you who can talk honestly and publicly about your experiences: The heartache. The joy. The challenges you face. The solutions you’ve forged. The resources you’ve used.