Guest Post: Making Your Home Comfortable for an Elderly Loved One

By Marie Villeza, elderimpact.org   Many families these days are making the decision to have an elderly loved one move in with them rather than live in an assisted care facility, but it’s a big change that can affect everyone in the family. It requires quite a bit of planning and can take a toll on

Guest Post: Helping A Senior Loved One Cope With the Grief of Losing a Spouse

By Marie Villeza, elderimpact.org Losing someone is devastating, especially for seniors, who are more vulnerable to illnesses and psychological symptoms which can impact their lives. Helping them deal with complicated emotions, such as grief, is one of the best gifts of love a person can give. Here are some ways to maintain the quality of life