Brain Health for Seniors: 5 Tips for Getting Social and Staying Smart
Let’s look at five of the best ways to promote brain health for seniors.
Top 10 Spiritual Practices for Older Adults Living at Retirement or Long-Term Care Communities
By Nancy Gordon For many, spirituality is the core of who they are and their way of being in the world. The following is a list of suggested spiritual practices that can deepen our awareness of the essential spiritual part of life and provide frameworks for navigating aging with grace and zest Practice Breathing — Breathing is something we do without thinking, yet paying attention to our breath brings us to our center while at the same time bringing us to an awareness of our body, the address where our soul lives. Sustained attention to breathing becomes a form of centering prayer or meditation. Even a short period of consciously, slowly breathing in and breathing out reminds us of the gift of having the breath of life and centers us for what lies…
Lake Oswego Press Release for the Family of Heidi Winchester
“Statement from the family of Heidi (Annie) and Mike Winchester: We appreciate all the support we have received in the last few days. We ask that you please respect our privacy while we mourn the death of Heidi and focus on supporting each other and our extended family.
Why Aging at Home Is Getting Easier for Some Families
A new report says that most Medicaid spending for caregiving is now on home and community care rather than nursing homes. That's a welcome change for many.
How to Find Free Rides for Seniors Who Live at Home
How to Find Free Rides for Seniors Who Live at Home. Help your parents stay active without busting your budget.
How 2 Communities Prevent Social Isolation
One of the co-housing locations is in Denmark, one is in the U.S.
Why Seniors Want Home Care
According to a recent study, 87% of seniors would prefer to age in place by remaining at home. But, why are the number of seniors in nursing homes and hospitals on the rise? Here are three reasons why seniors today want home care and aren’t always getting what they want.
Lake Oswego Police make arrest in January 30th murder of Heidi Winchester
On 02-04-19 at about 1440 hours Lake Oswego Police Detectives arrested Michael David Winchester, 52 for the murder of his wife Heidi Anne Winchester, 50 on January 30, 2019. Winchester will be lodged at the Clackamas County Jail on one count of Murder, ORS 163.115. This case is still under invest
10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer's
Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer's may be difficult to recognize but when you do see what's happening to your loved one, there are ways to help.
Dementia CAREGiver of the Month
Want to learn more about what makes Home Instead CAREGivers so special? Here are some stories about our wonderful CAREGivers.