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Assisted Care, Hospice, and the financial soaking of the elderly 10 SHRED Aug 2015 8 hrs ago 4 2187
We admitted Mom to a long-term care facility Friday 12 MissMillie Monday Monday 20 333
Mom was taken to the hospital yesterday 5 MissMillie Jun 18 Jun 18 17 724
Sadly, my live-in mother-in-law's dementia is getting worse. 11 Ilsa Jun 11 Jun 12 3 382
Power of attorney question 12 narnian60 Apr 2018 Jun 8 1 1411
my dad just passed. at 9:40 am today :( My two sisters are trying to challange my executorship.. 41 samnsara Apr 26 Jun 5 21 814
What VA benefits can I get for my father? 18 samnsara Feb 2017 Jun 5 3 1831
Mom fell and broke her ankle yesterday 4 MissMillie Jun 5 Jun 5 4 245
Best news ever: Dad's biopsy came back negative 7 MissMillie Jun 1 Jun 3 12 288
How to find in-home help for dad? 5 Blue_playwright May 21 May 21 0 287
Dad has opted to get the biopsy 0 MissMillie May 15 May 15 2 253
Dad saw the gastroenterologist this week 9 MissMillie May 10 May 10 8 457
Update on Dad 4 MissMillie Apr 16 May 7 4 310
Dad's gall bladder surgery may have revealed something even more serious 9 MissMillie Apr 15 Apr 15 7 508
Sometimes you just gotta vent 4 CDerekGo Apr 10 Apr 11 8 491
Losing a parent before you lose the parent 8 MissMillie Feb 2019 Feb 2019 10 867
Do I risk pissing him off and clean, or do I turn my back and shrug? 7 phylny Sep 2014 Feb 2019 0 1890
Home medical alert systems? 2 left-of-center2012 Jan 2019 Jan 2019 0 465
I feel resentment toward my sister 6 Aerows Oct 2014 Dec 2018 5 2665
has anyone applied for, or got Hardship Mail Delivery? 5 samnsara Mar 2017 Dec 2018 1 6303
trying to help/deal with, my almost 99 YO father... 35 Alameda Mar 2017 Dec 2018 0 2948
Please DONT fund me. 4 notdarkyet Sep 2018 Sep 2018 5 1450
Caregiver sources website 0 left-of-center2012 Jul 2018 Jul 2018 2 830
My mom has been in several facilities because of a stroke and then because 6 Maraya1969 Jun 2018 Jun 2018 0 1152
Nursing homes in New Mexico rank at the bottom 2 left-of-center2012 May 2018 May 2018 0 810
Sorry for the upcoming rambling. What can I do to give my money from a family trust to a charity instead of my 6 Maraya1969 Jan 2016 Apr 2018 0 2794
Only child dealing with parent that lives out of state 7 PossiblePasts Jun 2017 Apr 2018 0 4971
how to deal with a defiant elderly parent... 11 samnsara Feb 2018 Mar 2018 5 1584
"This Is My Life Now" -- An Interview with a Nursing Home Resident 2 left-of-center2012 Dec 2017 Dec 2017 2 854
Looking for a decent alert system 2 SHRED Nov 2017 Nov 2017 0 1068
Just curious about everyone's story. How many are 27 Habibi Jun 2014 Apr 2017 1 3832
Countdown to Mom moving in -- 7 Hell Hath No Fury Dec 2014 Feb 2017 2 1849
"The chair incident" - when Dad falls on the floor 6 Aerows Aug 2015 Feb 2017 0 1727
is anyone dealing with a personality disordered parent? 7 starshine00 Jan 2017 Feb 2017 0 1751
Drove home from Mom's Assisted Living Facility in tears today 16 Novara Apr 2015 Feb 2017 5 2178
This Is Everything Thatís Wrong With Caregiving In America Today 0 sheshe2 Sep 2016 Sep 2016 3 938
Too late for me, but I have a few thoughts. 3 ginnyinWI Aug 2016 Aug 2016 6 1297
New group! Welcome! 13 politicat Jun 2014 Jan 2016 5 2376
Hello, I just discovered this group. 2 Delmette Nov 2015 Nov 2015 1 1327
This message was self-deleted by its author 2 KMOD Jan 2015 Sep 2015 1 1391
Problems with dementia facilities -- idiocy or greed? 1 alcina Jul 2015 Jul 2015 1 1344
Visiting a Gentleman with Alzheimerís Disease 1 uppityperson Jun 2015 Jun 2015 1 1552
When parents can't care for themselves... 2 Hoppy Jul 2014 Apr 2015 2 2168
Considering communal living as a senior, in the future. 8 mahina Sep 2014 Dec 2014 0 2386
Is anyone here 6 Aerows Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 1850
It all went to hell 1 Aerows Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 1949
I said No today 1 Aerows Oct 2014 Oct 2014 1 1438
I could use some feedback on a delicate situation. 15 politicat Jun 2014 Oct 2014 2 3240
Today's word: norovirus. 1 politicat Jul 2014 Oct 2014 0 1331
New Polling Shows Overwhelming Support for Adding a Caregiver Credit to Social Security 2 adirondacker Oct 2014 Oct 2014 9 1416
Help 17 Aerows Oct 2014 Oct 2014 0 2766
The Stuff 9 politicat Jul 2014 Oct 2014 9 1964
The balance: dignity vs excursions 2 politicat Jul 2014 Oct 2014 1 1458
Did anybody see this thread in LBN? 3 Habibi Sep 2014 Sep 2014 0 1529
This American Life: Magic Words: Rainy Days & Mondys -- improv & dementia 1 politicat Aug 2014 Aug 2014 2 5005
Today's funny: Cable Confabulation 5 politicat Jul 2014 Jul 2014 2 1967
Who's the guy with the iPods for dementia people. 2 Hoppy Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 2015
So my 82 year old mom who had a stroke 3 months ago is now home with her boyfriend. 8 Maraya1969 Jul 2014 Jul 2014 0 2201
Technology suggestions? 4 pnwmom Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 1678
Caregiving Resource Center 1 rug Jun 2014 Jun 2014 2 1561
Service Provider Review: Elderlife Financial Services 0 politicat Jun 2014 Jun 2014 0 9254
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