Escorted Transportation: What’s in It for Your Elder?

When we think of “escorted transportation,” luxurious images may spring to mind, such as Hollywood starlets in limousines, stepping out onto the red carpet. However, for an elder facing physical and cognitive disabilities, escorted transportation is far from a luxury. From an able-bodied person’s perspective, going to a doctor’s appointment or running an errand is […]

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Critical Companionship: Reasons Seniors Should and Ways They Can Maintain Relationships

When I worked at a nursing home, one of the most important departments in our facility was Recreation. There, tireless employees worked constantly to keep patients entertained, engaged, and socialized. But the Recreation Department was about more than just providing enjoyable pastimes. Fostering companionship is a key part of growing older, whether you’re living in […]

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