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Travel Tips for Seniors

By |2020-11-16T00:11:42+00:00November 15th, 2020|Making Life Better|

Travel For Senior Tips One of the benefits of getting older, and retiring, is not having to request time off from an employer to enjoy traveling. Whether it’s visiting family during the holidays, taking a summer vacation, or traveling around in an RV, senior travel is growing in popularity. Instead of relaxing at home, a [...]

A Grandparent’s Guide To Choosing Age Appropriate Toys

By |2020-11-01T17:46:30+00:00November 1st, 2020|Making Life Better|

‘Tis the season! With the holidays rapidly approaching and the “toy catalogs” already hitting mailboxes, kids of all ages will be filling up their wish lists as fast as their crayons can scribble...Grandparents, on a perpetual quest to do their best to spoil their little darlings, will be doing their best to decipher the lists, [...]

How Older Adults Can Reduce the Risk of Falls

By |2020-10-05T02:45:23+00:00October 4th, 2020|Making Life Better|

How Older Adults Can Reduce the Risk of Falls Contact Us Today: (678) 494-8129|info@SilverCompanionsGA.com It seems that nobody embraces getting older. We find it more challenging to do those things we, basically, took for granted when we were younger, like climbing up and down the stairs, going to the store, walking to the mailbox, and [...]

Multigenerational living – is it right for you?

By |2020-09-21T02:25:18+00:00September 20th, 2020|Making Life Better|

What is multigenerational living? Simply put, it’s the term used to describe several generations of the same family living together under the same roof. This can often mean that grandma and grandpa have moved in with mom, dad, and the kids. Choosing to merge generations under one roof reflects a number of changes, some cultural [...]

Encouraging Independence in Seniors

By |2020-09-07T02:27:52+00:00September 6th, 2020|Making Life Better|

Encouraging Independence in Seniors In our last post, we were talking about how Seniors Fear Loss on Many Levels. One of the fears that seniors face is the loss of independence. This is one of the biggest challenges that seniors face, and it manifests itself in many different forms. For example: How loss of independence [...]

Top 3 Issues Facing Seniors Today

By |2020-08-03T01:43:00+00:00August 3rd, 2020|Making Life Better|

Top 3 Issues Facing Seniors Today It's no secret that there are plenty of issues in today’s world. Between a worldwide pandemic, civil unrest, global warming, salmonella outbreaks...I mean, if you watch the news it makes you want to crawl into a hole and hide.  For seniors, there are issues that affect them in a [...]

3 Ways That Aging Seniors Can Survive Financially With Little or No Retirement

By |2020-07-20T03:16:34+00:00July 20th, 2020|Making Life Better|

3 Ways That Aging Seniors Can Survive Financially With Little or No Retirement According to the National Council on Aging, over 25 million Amercans and 60 and over are living at or below the poverty level. They struggle with increased costs for both housing and health care, inadequate nutrition, limited access to transportation, job loss, [...]

7 Ways to Afford In-Home Care for Elderly

By |2020-07-06T02:57:07+00:00July 6th, 2020|In-Home Senior Care|

It’s no secret that in-home care can be expensive. In fact, according to the National Council on Aging Care, the average cost of 24 hour in-home care is about $4,000 per month. Yet, considering everything going on, with the pandemic, and other health factors, Nursing Home and Assisted Care options seem to be much more [...]

How a Meatless Diet Can Help Seniors Live a Better Life

By |2020-06-14T20:31:13+00:00June 12th, 2020|Making Life Better|

How a Meatless Diet Can Help Seniors Live a Better Life You shouldn’t be surprised that America, as a whole, is overweight...in fact, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), more than one third of our country’s population is considered to be obese. Obesity is linked to increased incidences of heart disease, cancer, stroke, [...]

What Could Be the Biggest Threat to Aging Parents Right Now?

By |2020-06-02T01:36:05+00:00June 1st, 2020|Health Care|

What Could Be the Biggest Threat to Aging Parents Right Now? Everyone is still talking about COVID-19. While states are beginning to relax restrictions, more businesses are opening up, restaurants are allowing diners back inside, and folks are able to get their hair cut and their nails done. At the same time, it's raising questions [...]

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