Category Archives: Bob Kohut

Bob Kohut – Top 2010 Posts

A Hospice Story Elderly Assistance — 10 Tips to Find the Best A Mile in Their Moccasins – Part 1 – Purpose Boomers Caring for the Elderly Does Caring for Elderly Parents Affect Your Health? What’s Wrong with Seniors Clinging to their Memories? Finding Meaningful Alternatives to Traditional Senior Care Centers
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Does Caring for Elderly Parents Affect Your Health?

By Bob Kohut The burden of caring for elderly parents is something that will one day confront almost all of us.  Not only that, it is a burden that will be born for a potentially very long time as more and more of the elderly are living longer and longer.  Today, seniors’ reaching the age…
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Your Local Department on Aging and Senior Assistance

By Bob Kohut Some people faced with the prospect of seniors within their families who need assistance simply don’t know where to begin looking for help.  The Internet seems like an obvious choice but many websites there for aging and senior assistance help ask for your email address and soon the searcher is bombarded with…
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Where to Find the Best Senior Help in Your Community

By Bob Kohut How about local search?  You know, enter “senior help in (your community name)” and see what you get.  After all, we do live in the Internet age so why use the telephone book?  The Internet is a good place to start but it may not be the best place to find the…
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Senior Day Care for Alzheimer’s Patients

By Bob Kohut In the not too distant past there was no such thing as senior day care for Alzheimer’s patients.  The only options available were confining the Alzheimer’s patient to a residential treatment facility or taking care of the patient at home. (more…)
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How Elderly Help Can Keep Grandma in Her Home

by Bob Kohut Some senior citizens can be extremely stubborn in their adamant and repeated refusals to even consider for a moment the possibility of leaving the homes in which they have lived for most of their adult lives.  If you find yourself growing increasingly concerned about a situation like this in your own experience,…
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Elderly Home Care – The Advantages and Disadvantages

by Bob Kohut In many ways we are now experiencing a “perfect storm” which is making elderly home care the only viable choice for taking care of many our seniors.  With declining incomes coupled with rising expenses and a rapidly aging population, retirement communities and assisted living centers are being priced beyond the reach of…
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Elderly Assistance — 10 Tips to Find the Best

by Bob Kohut If you are already looking for elderly assistance for a loved one or soon will be there are many options from which to choose.  Here are 10 tips which can help you find the best elderly assistance; (more…)
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Boomers Caring for the Elderly

By Bob Kohut Once upon a time few people reached the ripe old age of 100.  Fewer still maintained physical health and mental well being into their 90s.  But with better medical care and more attention to diet and exercise an astounding number of seniors are reaching both those milestones.  Boomers caring for the elderly…
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3 Tips for Geriatric Care Management

Geriatric Care Management may be an ideal solution for anyone charged with the responsibility for ensuring their Senior loved ones are getting the care they need when they themselves cannot do it.  Either due to distance or time many people simply cannot get involved with ensuring their Senior family members are seeing doctors, taking medication,…
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