Lessons from a difficult year

No doubt most are more than ready to ring in the New Year with the hope of putting 2020 behind us. The pandemic has left its mark on 2020. It seems when anything goes wrong, there are cries of “well that’s 2020 for you!” Between COVID-19, a tumultuous election and the passing of several legends, [...]

By |2020-12-30T13:44:37-08:00December 30th, 2020|Martha Shapiro's Column|0 Comments

How do you deal with opposing views?

I’ve never enjoyed confrontation. I’m happiest when everyone is getting along and working toward a shared goal. And believe me, that happens a lot—although it’s hard to discern that if you scan the media these days. So many topics are polarizing. It’s hard to have a conversation without something coming up that causes angst. I [...]

By |2020-12-30T12:55:50-08:00December 17th, 2020|Other Side of 50|0 Comments

Senior Concerns Presents Free Online Workshop for Family Dementia Caregivers

Senior Concerns, as part of its commitment to provide support for family caregivers of aging loved ones, will present an online workshop via Zoom titled “Dealing with Dementia” on Monday, January 25 and Tuesday, January 26, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.. The workshop will provide effective strategies for dealing with dementia behaviors. Family [...]

By |2020-12-30T12:56:07-08:00December 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments