Hearing loss affects one in three people between the ages of 65 and 74 and almost half of people over the age of 75. Hearing loss diminishes quality of life by limiting social participation and has been associated with frailty and memory decline. Yet many older adults never seek help. Why? READ MORE
Powerful Tools for Caregivers is a proven program that gives caregivers a range of self-care tools to help them reduce personal stress and communicate effectively with family members and healthcare providers. This 6-week program -- Oct 7 to Nov 11 -- is free. Register by Oct. 5
Presented by Dr. Bruno Giordani of the University of Michigan.Learn about the possible correlation between flu and pneumonia vaccinations to lower risk of dementia, a potential blood test for Alzheimer's, and a new research study to understand the long-term impact of Covid-19 on the brain. Free.
Critical information about the prevalence of depression, which, if left untreated, increases one's risk of cognitive decline and other chronic conditions. Next Avenue
Financial Tips & Trainings for Caregivers
The Family & Friends section of OlderAdultNestEgg.com was designed for people like you, caregivers trying to maintain the physical, emotional and financial health of the people they care for.
Narrated trainingsexplain topics like dementia, having difficult conversations about money, and when to create a power of attorney. Find resources, news alerts and workbooks to improve financial literacy. Take the do-it-yourself assessment to determine your loved one's vulnerability to exploitation (called the Family & Friends Questionnaire). Financial health is caregiving health. Visit olderadultnestegg.com to strengthen and expand your caregiving skills.
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