In a Nursing Home? Know Your Rights!

October is Resident Right Month. Older adults deserve dignity as they age. The 1987 Nursing Home Reform Law ensured this by requiring nursing homes to “promote and protect the rights of each resident.” What does this mean? There are certain rights that nursing homes must adhere to if they accept Medicare and Medicaid, including:  The right to be … Continued

Older Adult Resources for Vegetarians

October 1st is World Vegetarian Day! In honor of this holiday, we rounded up the congregate meal and senior living facilities that are vegetarian-friendly. Some agencies have temporarily suspended their lunch programs. Call ahead or visit their website before visiting. Adult Day Programs Huron Valley PACE– provides flexible meals/vegetarian menu. Vegetarian meal alternatives available daily.  Congregate … Continued