Senior Living Blog Posts
A Shortage of Senior Care Management for Aging Baby Boomers?
May 22, 2013
As the population of baby boomers hits older age, the senior care system is poised to grow exponentially, sparking a need for trained geriatric care managers.
With the aging of the baby boomers, the size of the population 65 and older is experiencing one of the biggest increases in history: between 2000 and 2011 the...More
6 Diseases Linked to Communication Disorders in Seniors
May 20, 2013
May is Better Hearing and Speech Month. This annual, month-long health observance helps to raise awareness about hearing loss and communication disorders, while honoring the audiologists and speech-language pathologists who care for people with these health conditions. Because seniors are especially prone to ailments...More
Aging in Place: Senior Living and Universal Design
May 15, 2013
Architecture for seniors doesn’t have to be sterile. The latest movement in multigenerational housing, universal design, promises appeal AND accessibility.
Photo credit: criswatk, EverydayStockPhoto.com
As baby boomers age—and watch their parents contend with the complexities of senior housing—the concept of aging in...More