Older adults and loneliness at the holidays

Older Adults and Loneliness During the Holidays

For many, the holidays are a time of togetherness, joy and a sense of peace. For others, however, the holidays can be a time of loneliness and sadness. This can be especially true for older adults. Loneliness and the holidays Older adults have been through more experiences than their younger counterparts and are subject to […]
Summer safety for older adults

Summer Safety Tips for Older Adults

It’s been one hot summer in central Ohio. Hot weather can be uncomfortable at any age, but it’s especially worrisome for vulnerable populations like animals, young children, and older adults. Heat-related health dangers are no joke. Hot weather poses many potential health risks such as dehydration, heat exhaustion, heat stroke, and even death. Collectively, heat-related […]