Caregiving

posted Mon, 2018-10-22 10:56
PACE® is the gold standard of person-centered, integrated care for elders who need support and services to remain in their homes.  
posted Wed, 2018-10-17 10:20
How older parent caregivers can foster a smooth transition for their adult children, from home to nursing home.
posted Mon, 2018-10-08 20:23
Despite challenges, grandparents can provide stability and reduce trauma effects in grand­children whose parents cannot care for them.
posted Mon, 2018-10-08 19:30
Caregiving is a challenge for many Americans, but what does it take to be a 21st century caregiver as an older adult? 
posted Mon, 2018-10-01 15:42
What will it take for our country to care for its older adult caregivers?
posted Mon, 2018-04-09 17:54
Given that age-related vulnerabilities such as diabetes, hypertension, vision or sensory deficits, im­paired mobility, cognitive decline or mental health conditions such as depression or anxiety are more common in late life, policymakers, program managers and care providers should learn optimal prac
posted Thu, 2018-03-01 20:28
Employers are beginning to see the toll that caregiving takes on their employees. This toll might jeopardize productivity and risk the loss of an otherwise excellent worker.
posted Thu, 2018-02-22 15:14
The Winter 2017­–18 issue of Generations lays out the physical, psychological, cultural, and economic realities of aging as a woman in contemporary American society.
posted Tue, 2017-10-31 19:01
Under the best of circumstances, the daily job of an APS worker is demanding, sometimes very painful, highly stressful and often overwhelming. Yet it’s not without rewards, though these are not monetary.
posted Thu, 2017-09-28 15:42
Ap­proximately 10 million people ages 65 and older live in rural America and a quarter of older Amer­icans live in a small town or other rural area.