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The Senior Tsunami You’ve probably heard the terms “senior tsunami” or “silver tsunami”.  They are terms used to describe the demographic phenomenon of population aging that we are experiencing right now.  As the Baby Boomers age during the next 20 years, the number of older Americans will rise dramatically.  With age comes less independence and, for many,Read More →

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You have come to the realization that you need additional help to care for a loved one.  Maybe you’re experiencing burnout as a primary caregiver.  Or, you might live out of town and, during your recent visit to see an aging parent, you realize that daily tasks are becoming more difficult for them to do.  I’veRead More →

I HAVE THE RIGHT… To take care of myself.  This is not an act of selfishness.  It will give me the capability of taking better care of my loved one. To seek help from others even though my relatives may object.  I recognize the limits of my own endurance and strength. To maintain facets ofRead More →

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  Although the cost for in-home care is usually a less expensive option than Assisted Living or Nursing Homes, the ability to afford Home Care is an important consideration.  Most in-home care services are private pay, which means you will pay out-of-pocket.  Many people believe that Medicare will pay for in-home care but this isRead More →