Welcome to the November 10, 2010 edition of ElderCareABC Blog Carnival
Lynda Schultz presents I'm caring for a 70 year old teenager posted at My Heart's Desire: Health and Creativity In Him.
Kaye Swain presents From Extra Large Print Books and Magazine Subscriptions to Audio Books ? Low Vision Resources for You In The Sandwich Generation Caring for Elderly Parents posted at SandwichINK.com, saying, "What can we do for a beloved senior if their aging eye changes don't allow for easy reading like in the past?"
Senior Living Residences wrote to tell us that: The Town of Hopkinton in partnership with SLR – Compass at Golden Pond is hosting an Alzheimer’s Forum on THIS Friday, November 12th. Here is an article about the event http://www.examiner.com/alzheimer-s-care-in-boston/alzheimer-s-forum-scheduled-for-town-of-hopkinton. The Town Manager will also be present at the event to say a few words.
Other Eldercare and Caregiving News seen and heard this week:
The Unpaid Family Caregiver. by Ryan Malone · View Comments. in Caregiving · The Unpaid Family Caregiver Is this the picture you had of retirement? I'm referring to the one on the left! Are you checking in on your elderly parents living at home? Is one parent more mobile than the other and caring for their spouse? If so, how is this affecting the health of the caregiver? Regardless of who the caregiver is, the additional burden can easily drain all of their reserves.
... Elderly Caregiving Advice Elderly Caregiving Advice is an excerpt from Home & Family Articles. Related posts: Problems Coming In The Assisted Living Facilities; Communication? He Doesn't Even Know What It Is. Can't You Get He Or She To Talk? ...
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