Are You On My Vision Board?

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Featuring You On My Vision Board While at a meeting I had a brilliant thought. (Even if I say so myself). Why not rebrand an upcoming “strategic planning” meeting to a “vision board” session? Theoretically, the concept is the same to create goals and a strategy to achieve during the next year. My colleagues responded with a […]

Are Older Adults Using Lyft and Uber?

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Vintage Car | Transportation Solutions For Communities

Transportation Solutions For Communities When older adults are considering giving up the keys due to health or safety reasons, a number of questions come to mind. How will I get around? Can I get to the store or to the doctor? How will this affect my social life? While some adults may choose to move […]

How to Avoid the Keys Talk and Never Ask For My Service

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Avoid the Keys Talk What if you never had to ask your parents to give up the keys? In other words, imagine never having an uncomfortable conversation with an elderly family member? If this intrigues you consider these three tips so you never have to ask for my advice. Start the conversation about aging today. More importantly, […]

Empathy The Key To Conversations with Senior Parents About Driving

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This is Part 1 of a four-part series. Practice Empathy Judi Bonilla’s parents passed away before they reached a stage at which their driving would be unsafe, so it’s interesting that her personal crusade is to help seniors give up the keys when it’s time. But Judi, an American gerontologist, had an awakening when she […]

.@SouthShoreElder Services Transportation Planning For Seniors

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SouthShoreElder Services Transportation Planning For Seniors

A Twist on Transportation Services South Shore Elder Services (SSES) has a new take on transportation. While researchers in aging know older drivers often outlive their ability to drive. Few Americans are aware of this fact. Consequently, many continue driving and are at risk For accidents and injury. Until now no one has cracked the code to […]

.@SouthShoreElder On The Go With Freewheeling Movement

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Go With South Shore Elder Services Recently the South Shore Elder Services (SSES) outreach team has been on the go! Working with centers throughout 11 communities they have been on a mission. While many older adults plan to age in their home, few know all their options. South Shore Elder Services the Community Go To SSES […]