Vancouver police are holding a series of workshops in the city aimed at arming seniors with the tools they need to ward off scammers.
Simon Little (via Global News) | 2/28/24
The report says people ages 65 or above that live in rural areas have poorer access to health care, lower average incomes and less long-term care or affordable housing options.
Jayden Wasney (via Global News) | 2/18/24
An 81-year-old explains her simple solution to make sure loneliness doesn't become 'a way of life' — and what she thinks stands in the way of forming connections
Patricia Backlund, 81, said she thinks loneliness among older people can sometimes be fear-based. So she started a weekly meetup to make it easier.
Ayelet Sheffey (via Business Insider) | 2/18/24
A Nova Scotia woman is planning to return to work at age 77 amid high living costs. The provincial NDP is calling for new supports to alleviate the financial pressures.
Skye Bryden-Blom (via Global News) | 2/7/24
A 70-year-old who finally found a solution to a lifetime of loneliness says the friendships he's made are worth the cost
Rick Grossman has moved around most of his life, and he's found it hard to maintain relationships. That all changed when he found a "senior village."
Ayelet Sheffey (via Business Insider) | 2/5/24
(NewsUSA) - Many adults today are juggling the demands of work, household upkeep, finances and school-aged children, while also caring for an aging parent. This group, known as the sandwich …