Ten Benefits of Using Choice Connections

Ten Benefits of Using Choice Connections Twin Cities MN

By Chris and Laurie Kemp, CSAs Why do I need Choice Connections to find an assisted living or memory care? Isn’t a printed or online senior housing guide that has all the communities listed enough? While these lists and guides can tell you all the places that are out there,… Learn More…

If You Are a Life Long Learner, Which Senior Living Option is for You?

Elder Care Facilities with Learning Centers Twin Cities MN

By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA Do you consider yourself to be a lifelong learner? You look forward to attending classes, lectures, recitals etc. If you are looking for a senior living option that provides lifelong learning activities, how do you determine if a community offers that. Here are 5 tips… Learn More…

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Recommended Reading What Are Old People For Twin Cities MN Senior Care Education

“What Are Old People For? How Elders Will Save The World” by Dr. William Thomas Dr. Thomas is a geriatrician, author and consultant for AARP. He also speaks on holistic approaches to aging and elder care. His sometimes-controversial ideas have won him an award from the Giraffe Project (for sticking… Learn More…

A FREE Economic Check-up!

Free Economic Checkup National Council on Aging Twin Cities MN

By Chris Kemp The National Council on Aging has created a free economic check-up tool on their website that requires no personally identifying data. It is a great way to get a sense of where you stand financially and what resources might be available to you. You can do the… Learn More…

Loneliness and It’s Link to Health

Coping With Loneliness Senior Elderly Assisted Living Housing Twin Cities MN

By Eunice K. Neubauer, CSA It’s been known for years that loneliness harms your health. Persistent loneliness is being linked to a growing list of health problems, including insomnia, cardiovascular disease, depression and Alzheimer’s disease.New research has proven that feeling extreme loneliness can increase an older person’s chances of premature… Learn More…

Seniors and Technology – Bridging the Years and Miles

Twin Cities MN Senior Housing Assistance Elderly and Technology

Seniors and Technology – Bridging the Years and Miles Jason P. Stadtlander Normally I write about children and technology, but this time I want to look at the other side of the user spectrum — our senior generation. Working both with seniors and technology for years, I have found many… Learn More…

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Twin Cities MN Senior Care Advice Book Recommended Reading

My Voice, My Choice A Practical Guide to Writing a Meaningful Healthcare Directive by Anne Elizabeth Denny This book is written by a local resident of the Twin Cities who’s worked within the health care industry for 16 years and also journeyed with her mother through Alzheimer’s for twenty years.… Learn More…

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Book Through the Wilderness of Alzheimer's Twin Cities MN

Through the Wilderness of Alzheimer’s By: Robert Simpson, Anne Simpson Nearly four million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease, a debilitating neurological disorder affecting the memory that places great stress on the sufferer as well as the caregivers. Robert and Anne Simpson share the story of Bob’s early onset of Alzheimer’s in… Learn More…