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The CarePlan Geriatric Care Managers‘ CareBlog is a great opportunity to gain knowledge in the area of care for loved ones. Offering the advice, information and solutions to some of the toughest descisions we all have to make. Take time to scroll through the variety of articles that our CareBlog provides.

Aging Life Care Association

The Experts in Aging Well
  • Older Adults Admit New Technology is More Stressful Than Going to the Dentist
    by ALCAmarcom on September 15, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    Older Adults Admit High Anxiety and Fear About New Technology: Candoo Tech Surveys Shows 53% of Seniors Say Learning a New Device is More Stressful Than Going to the Dentist The results of a recent survey of technology-enabled older adults show that for 53% of them, learning new tech devices such as a computer or … Continue reading Older Adults Admit New Technology is More Stressful Than Going to the Dentist → The post Older Adults Admit New Technology is More Stressful Than Going to the Dentist appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

  • Are You Prepared for a Loved One’s Care Transition?
    by ALCAmarcom on September 8, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    Without a doubt, one of the hardest things for families to do is help an aging loved one transition back home from a hospital or rehab center stay – and the stakes are huge. Many older adults who leave the hospital will be readmitted within 30 days for a variety of reasons, such as falls, … Continue reading Are You Prepared for a Loved One’s Care Transition? → The post Are You Prepared for a Loved One’s Care Transition? appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

  • Dealing with Delta
    by ALCAmarcom on September 1, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    The Delta variant of COVID-19 is spreading with alarming speed among the unvaccinated. As a protection to yourself, and your community,  unvaccinated individuals should get the shot as soon as possible. Immunity can take up to 6 weeks to develop, and we must all do our part in stopping the spread of this virus. In … Continue reading Dealing with Delta → The post Dealing with Delta appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

  • Member Spotlight: Julia Torres-Hernandez, C-ASWCM, LMSW
    by ALCAmarcom on August 26, 2021 at 5:18 pm

    Meet ALCA member Julia Torres-Hernandez, C-ASWCM, LMSW an Aging Life Care Manager and her long career before joining the CaringPeople practice.     The post Member Spotlight: Julia Torres-Hernandez, C-ASWCM, LMSW appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

  • A Daughter’s Plea, A Mother’s Rebuttal
    by ALCAmarcom on August 25, 2021 at 6:56 pm

    Like in the childhood game, “telephone,” the first call came from the neighbor across the street, who called the son in Pennsylvania who, in turn, called his sister in Maine, who, in turn, called me, the eldercare consultant in New Rochelle, New York. The town their mother, and I, called home. It seems the neighbor … Continue reading A Daughter’s Plea, A Mother’s Rebuttal → The post A Daughter’s Plea, A Mother’s Rebuttal appeared first on Aging Life Care Association.

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