Advocates for older adults say telephone check-in programs can help seniors remain independent in their homes and give them — and their family members — peace of mind.
By Jenni Bergal, Stateline
Home care workers in at least five states are set to receive hourly increases, but critics say bigger paychecks will not impact senior citizens.
By Jane Gottlieb, Kaiser Health News
If you got in a fender bender, you probably wouldn't expect the first responder to be an unarmed octogenarian -- but that scenario is entirely possible in San Diego.
By Daniel Costa-Roberts
By Carey Reed
A nursing home in the Netherlands allows university students to live rent-free alongside the elderly residents, as part of a project aimed at warding off the negative effects of aging.
By Mary Jo Brooks
Eighty nine year-old retired educator Kevin Bunnell writes a poem in honor of the 16-year-old Mikinly Sullivan, who once a week comes to the Frasier Meadows retirement community in Boulder, Colorado as part of a Cyber Seniors program. The program…
By Eric Whitney, Kaiser Health News
A computer programmer and a kid in a Batman suit walk into a pancake house...it sounds like a joke, but it really happened, and now the programmer, Dave Vockell, has a new product to bring to market. It's an app…
By PBS NewsHour
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