November 25th EldercareABC Blog Carnival

Welcome to the November 25th EldercareABC Blog Carnival

EldercareABC Carnival, caregiving, eldercare

As the holidays approach, last week we asked for participants to submit their caregiving holiday tips & stories.

Caregiving holiday tips & stories

muse presents Playing Cards With "Grandpa" posted at me-ander.

Kaye Swain presents November Resources for The Sandwich Generation posted at, saying, "November is Family Caregiver Month and Alzheimer's Awareness Month. Some great resources for senior home care givers include..."

Seen and Heard this week:

Seniors: Taking Charge - Senior Citizen Journal

Entering the holiday season when family members get together who haven't seen each other in a while, may require some reminders. It may be useful to remind yourself that being with others, hearing their stories, allowing them their ...

The Twelve Scams of Christmas,” or Popular Online Attacks This ...

“Cybercriminals' use their best schemes during the holidays to steal people's money, credit card information, social security number and identity,” said Jeff Green, senior vice president of McAfee Labs. ... During the holiday season, hackers take advantage of citizens' generosity by sending e-mails that appear to be from legitimate charitable organizations. In reality, they are fake Web sites designed to steal donations, credit card information and the identities of ...

Who Moved My Dentures? Musings on Aging and Health Care: "Home for ...

"Home for the Holidays" What to look for during your annual visit to elderly relatives by Mary Twomey, MSW, Co-Director, University of California, Irvine, Center of Excellence on Elder Abuse and Neglect. For many of us, the holidays ...

The Continuing Car Key Debate by PAULA SPAN

Home Health Agencies Not All the Same at Love Your Parent

Geriatricians Help the Elderly at LifeBridge Help Blogs

If you are looking for something to do together over the holidays, Nellie Day at has come great movie recommendations in her Elder-friendly Guide to Movies post.

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