Sun Safety Tips for Older Adults

Protect Your Skin and Eyes From UV Exposure Recognizing UV Awareness Month To recognize July as being UV Awareness Month, let’s take a short quiz to test your knowledge of sun safety and UV exposure.   Question: Can you get a sunburn on a cloudy day? Answer: UV rays are strong all year long. While […]

How to Get Your Documents in Order

Why Older Adults Need to Prepare for the Future Tips for Gathering and Organizing Your Important Papers Whether you are planning for your own end-of-life care or on behalf of a loved one, the conversation is difficult—but necessary. When adults take the time to gather, sort, and organize their important documents and outline their wishes, […]

Father’s Day Celebrations for Older Adults

Tips for Celebrating a Loved One Who Lives Alone at Home Simple and Meaningful Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day Whether your loved one lives in an Assisted Living community or continues to live at home independently through the PACE program, celebrating Father’s Day can be a bit tricky. You may want to plan an outing but be hesitant […]

Cooking Tips for Seniors Living Alone

Senior man grilling food outside

How to Cook for One Meal Planning Strategies for Seniors Living Independently Many of us find joy in cooking for others. Whether you recently lost your partner or your household has decreased in size, it can be difficult to transition to cooking for just yourself.  You may be tempted to rely on fast food, takeout, […]

Tips for Hiring a Senior-Friendly Handyman

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How a Handyman Service Can Help Seniors Age in Place Additional Home Maintenance Resources for Cleveland Seniors Think of all the unexpected problem solving that comes with homeownership: Perhaps the light fixture above the stairway needs the bulb replaced. Maybe the sump pump has backed up during a storm, flooding a small area in your […]

Different Types of Care for Seniors

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What Type of Care Does My Loved One Need? Understanding the Variety of Care Options for Seniors in Northeastern Ohio As people age, it is expected that they may need some level of assistance. Senior care is not a one-size-fits-all solution: It encompasses a variety of care options designed to meet the varying needs of […]