On average, we spend more time alone as we age

A recent article by the Pew Research Center found that older adults (age 60+) spend about seven hours alone each day.  If an older adult lives alone, that number can easily jump to 10 hours spent alone each day.  While it’s not unusual to spend some time alone, research shows that the average number of … Continued

Respite 101

You may have heard the term respite, but what does it mean? Basically, respite programs exist to give caregivers a break from the day to day caring of their loved one.   Formal vs. Informal  Are there people in your support system that can watch your loved one for an afternoon so you can get run … Continued

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