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Tax Tips For People 65+ And Family Caregivers – Forbes
22 Mar
3:19

Tax Tips For People 65+ And Family Caregivers – Forbes

By Deb Hipp, Next Avenue Contributor If you’re trying to figure out how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the sweeping tax law that took effect in 2018, has changed deductions for people 65 and older and family caregivers, you’re not alone. The 2019 tax season brings several changes that affect […]

Pa.’s plan for Medicare-Medicaid dual eligibles still hitting bumps – Philly.com
21 Mar
12:10

Pa.’s plan for Medicare-Medicaid dual eligibles still hitting bumps – Philly.com

The new program, called Community HealthChoices (CHC), applies to nearly 133,000 people in the Philadelphia area, 94 percent of whom are called “dual eligibles” because they qualify for both Medicare and Medicaid. The remainder qualify only for Medicaid, the state and federal insurance program for the poor, but need long-term […]

Cost Of Living, Health Driving Seniors Into Debt – Insurance News Net
20 Mar
9:08

Cost Of Living, Health Driving Seniors Into Debt – Insurance News Net

Frederick News-Post (MD) Many seniors are not prepared for the cost of retirement. Fred Berney spends his nights in his basement, surrounded by video editing equipment. The 79-year-old Walkersville resident owns his own video business, where he edits video photo slideshows or will edit videos. At one point, the company […]

Democrats See Health Care As Winning Issue In 2020 Election – Insurance News Net
20 Mar
5:58

Democrats See Health Care As Winning Issue In 2020 Election – Insurance News Net

Voice of America News Health care in America is again expected to be a deeply divisive issue in the 2020 U.S. presidential election, with Democrats pressing for more government involvement through the concept of “Medicare for All,” and Republicans warning of increased taxes and looming socialism. Health care advocates believe […]

Why you can’t afford to miss Medicare’s general enrollment – MarketWatch
19 Mar
2:48

Why you can’t afford to miss Medicare’s general enrollment – MarketWatch

Seniors have less than two weeks to sign up for Medicare general enrollment, and missing this deadline could cost them. General enrollment is for individuals who missed their first enrollment period, which starts three months before the month of their 65th birthday and ends three months after it. Even though […]

Seniors Helping Seniors provides caring assistance – Nebraska City News Press
18 Mar
11:39

Seniors Helping Seniors provides caring assistance – Nebraska City News Press

Julie [email protected] Monday Mar 18, 2019 at 11:47 AM Seniors Helping Seniors matches those 50 and older who want to help others with older residents of southeast Nebraska, southwest Iowa or northwest Missouri who need a little extra help to remain in their homes.The organization, which recently opened an office at 209 S. 8th St., started […]

More choices for seniors, challenges for nursing homes – The Recorder
18 Mar
8:39

More choices for seniors, challenges for nursing homes – The Recorder

Lisa Gaudet says the state’s plan for a $25 million package to stabilize nursing homes is good news, but it is only a Band-Aid on a bigger problem. Gaudet, vice-president of business development and marketing at Berkshire Healthcare, the company that owns Charlene Manor Extended Care in Greenfield, said occupancy rates for many nursing […]

Seniors Helping Seniors, a care provider service for seniors that desire independent living – The East County Californian
17 Mar
5:38

Seniors Helping Seniors, a care provider service for seniors that desire independent living – The East County Californian

One in eight America’s population is 65 years or older. There is a large gap between those that can readily afford assisted caregiving and those that qualify for governmental funded services for assistance. Many in the senior population want the ability to live independently at home, but are unable to […]

Home Instead Visits Garrettsville-Hiram Rotary – The Weekly Villager
17 Mar
2:29

Home Instead Visits Garrettsville-Hiram Rotary – The Weekly Villager

Garrettsville – The March 11, 2019 meeting of the Rotary Club of Garrettsville-Hiram began with a presentation by Paula Baughman of Home Instead, offering Senior Care in Portage County and in other locales.  The goal, as she outlined it, is to “Change the Face of Ageing One Senior at a […]

Senior Scene: From the Office: Volunteering makes us healthier and happier – Oneonta Daily Star
16 Mar
11:18

Senior Scene: From the Office: Volunteering makes us healthier and happier – Oneonta Daily Star

Volunteering has many proven benefits for you and your community. Volunteering improves the lives of those who are helped and it has tremendous benefits for the volunteer. Studies have shown that active volunteering promotes healthy aging. It decreases social isolation and the likelihood of depression, increases life expectanc, and lowers […]