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Plan a Good Death: Explorers Discuss End of Life Choices

Explorers discuss making their wishes known when they reach the end of life. .........Read more

"A Big Decision"

"A Big Decision" by Longevity Explorers: Recent @ Providence

The Providence Explorers Circle is examining housing alternatives for aging adults in the months of September and October.  We found a New York Times article to be a useful framework for that discussion.

In “A Big... .........Read more

How Do I Get Rid of Nusiance Callers?

Explorer Karen reports on behalf of another member that deceptive callers have been 'fishing' for personal information. The group shares numerous experiences on the subject of calls from scammers and 'robo' calls, all of which are reportedly common to home and business lines whether fixed wire,... .........Read more

Explorers Share Articles on Better Aging

Explorer Helen shared several current articles on aging and technology, including one with accolades for Stanford scholars who have made significant contributions to the field. .........Read more

Canes to Pogo Sticks: Changing Attitudes Toward Aging

Explorer Ann shares a current Wall Street Journal article on the topic of societal attitudes on aging. .........Read more

Helpful Catalogs for Older Adults

Explorer Ann brought a stack of catalogs specializing in items helpful to solving problems of growing older and supporting independent living. .........Read more

 

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StayorMove.org

 
Stay or Move
 

Stayormove.org is a developing website intending to offer helpful guidance in the form of video clips, articles, and links to resources for those who are planning their living situations for the later years of life.

 

Course on Using Smart Phones and Tablets

 
Course on using smart phones and tablets
 

A course on using smart phones and tablets by AARP

 

DIY Vertigo treatment

 
Treat Vertigo
 

Now there’s a new do-it-yourself way to treat the most common form of vertigo.

 

Hearing Aids Confidential - Advice About Hearing Aids

 
Hearing Aids Confidential
 

Advice on the selection and use of hearing aids

 

NORC Blueprint

 
Naturally Occurring Retirement Community, NORC
 

This website explains NORCs, and explains how they work. NORC is an acronym for Naturally Occurring Retirement Community - a building, neighborhood, or section of a city not originally built for seniors, but where people are aging in place or have moved in to join like-minded others.

 

Understanding Long Term Care Insurance (from AARP)

 
Long Term Care insurance
 

Understanding Long Term Care Insurance is an article found on the AARP website which explains the types of policies paying benefits to help cover the cost of "long-term care," meaning the help that people with chronic illnesses, disabilities or other conditions need on a daily basis over an...

 

Village Movement: AARP Fact Sheet

 
Village, aging in place, independent living, support organization
 

This AARP Fact Sheet highlights the origin, growth, benefits, challenges and policy implications of Village organizations which are forming in hundreds of cities in the U.S.

 

Five Hours a Day: Systemic Innovation for an Ageing Population

 
 

This report from UK think tank NESTA makes the case for a systematic look at how we live in an ageing society, to create models of living and working fit for the future.

 

Living Memories - Reminiscence Resources

 
memory support, reminiscence, dementia aid
 

Living Memories uses archival film to awaken reminiscence for people developing dementia.

 

 

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