Senior Living Resources and Medical Alert Tips

4 Must-Listen Podcasts for Seniors

by Matt Myers

Podcasts are an increasingly popular form of media enjoyed by people of all ages. In essence, podcasts are pre-recorded radio shows that users can play on demand. Podcasts are often downloaded straight from the podcast website or streamed on podcast hosting apps like Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Overcast, and many others.

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The Benefits of Eating Seafood for Older Adults

by Matt Myers

Grocery shopping looks a little different in 2020. Between pandemic-caused shortages and hurried, masked trips to the grocery store, many seniors have had a hard time sourcing food during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Tips for Staying in Touch with Distant Family

by Matt Myers

Studies show that seniors experience loneliness more than any other age group. The coronavirus pandemic has only exacerbated senior loneliness, limiting physical interaction older adults have with their families.

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Skincare Routine Tips for Seniors

by Matt Myers

If you’re a senior, you’re probably not spending a lot of time on your skincare routine. As we age, we begin to prioritize other physical needs – health, nutrition, and mobility, among others.

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When and How to Take Out Retirement Funds

by Matt Myers

Those nearing retirement age may be thinking about when to start tapping into retirement savings. Making this decision can be difficult, and there are several rules around when and how you can access these funds.

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Easy Home Renovation Projects for Seniors

by Matt Myers

With warm weather ahead and winter in the distant future, seniors are looking for easy ways to improve their homes. Feeling comfortable inside the house is the easiest way to improve happiness and overall wellbeing. Plus, investing in a project is a great way to stay physically and mentally active.

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How to Garden with Limited Mobility

by Matt Myers

Gardening is a popular hobby among seniors, and with good reason. It’s healthy, physically stimulating, and outdoors – all factors that can lead to a more fulfilling life as an elderly person.

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Best Side Job Ideas for Seniors

by Matt Myers

Getting a side job can be a great experience for seniors. But once you decide to pick up a part-time job, which options should you prioritize?

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Avoiding Dehydration: Tips to Help Seniors Drink More Water

by Matt Myers

With summer on the horizon, seniors might be looking for ways to remain healthy during the seasonal change. Summer brings with it a wealth of opportunity: more occasions to socialize, nicer weather, and more reasons to get outside.

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Tips for Living on a Fixed Income

by Matt Myers

If you are retired or otherwise out of work, you’re likely living on a fixed income. This means you receive funds each month, typically from the government and in a set amount. This can be Social Security benefits, a pension, or unemployment payments.

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