#ElderCareChat 10/16/13 Recap: You Won the Lottery: What Eldercare Services Will You Start?

This week, 42 chat participants dreamed with us: we won the lottery, and it was time to "spend the dough" on vital eldercare services. During our live discussion, attendees talked about the programs, services, housing options, training courses, support systems, technology, ...

 
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The Insider’s Guide to Assisted Living Regulations

Every March, the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) updates a document called the Assisted Living State Regulatory Review. If there have been any changes to a state’s assisted living regulations, they are recorded in this document. The 2013 edition ...

 
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Should You Search for Assisted Living by Online Reviews?

Blogger Steve Moran hosts the Senior Housing Forum site, which he calls a place for conversation and collaboration” among industry professionals and consumers. Yesterday, he posted this article on the pros and cons of using an online review site, SeniorAdvisor....

 
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Book Review: “A Guide For Caregivers”

“How do you care for yourself when you feel you are taking care of the rest of the world?” This is the first line of Benjamin Pratt’s A Guide For Caregivers, in which he offers insights and tips on “...

 
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Trend Watch: Top 5 Senior Care Apps

Technology is fun, and there are many apps, gadgets and systems are designed purely for our entertainment to prove it.

Technology is helpful too; there are tools that foster efficiency, tools that remind us to take medications, tools that help ...

 
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