Resources for Older Driver Safety Month

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According to National Institute on Aging, there are four main challenges that older drivers (ages 65+) may face on the road: Trouble seeing Trouble hearing Dementia’s effects on driving Slower […]

AgeWell Atlanta Supports Family Caregivers

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Every November, the world celebrates National Family Caregivers Month. This month is dedicated to recognizing and honoring caregivers across the country. Caregiving is a tireless, often thankless job, and those […]

Common Myths About Hospice Care

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November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Awareness Month. If you or a loved one in your life is considering hospice or palliative care, it’s important to know the differences […]

High Holy Day Memories: Yes, it is the food!

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Rabbi Judith Beiner, JF&CS Community Chaplain Memory plays a big role for the Jewish people. Several of our holidays, I.e., Hanukkah and Passover, give us the opportunities to recall and […]

Grandparents Day 2022: How AgeWell Atlanta Helps

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We all love our grandparents. From their storytelling skills, to their warm hugs, and their love of their grandchildren, grandparents give so much back to the world and their families. […]

In Person Senior Day is Back for 2022!

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Senior Day at the MJCCA, one of AgeWell Atlanta’s most popular and beloved events, is finally back in person! On Monday, September 12 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, attendees […]

The Magic of Music and Memory

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By JF&CS Marketing Jewish Family & Career Services (JF&CS) Atlanta, a partner of AgeWell Atlanta, is proud to offer Music and Memory as part of their programs for memory support […]

6 Ways a Caregiver Can Care for Themselves

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More Americans than ever before are caring for an older adult spouse, family member or friend. According to the Family Caregiver Alliance, almost a third of American households include a […]

Four Tips When Looking for a Place to Rent

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By JF&CS Marketing: In Conversation with Jean Cohen, HomeShareAtl The Manager of HomeShareATL, Jean Cohen has a lot of experience with coordinating rental housing. She gave us some tips of […]

5 Ways To Help Seniors To Socialize

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According to the National Institute on Aging, nearly 13.8 million Americans 65 and older live alone. That’s 30% of the country’s senior population. On one hand, it’s terrific that they […]

Five Resources for Older Drivers

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Five Resources for Older Drivers and Options for When It’s Time to Stop Driving When people think of December, they think of holiday shopping, winter vacations, and the cold weather […]

Fall is a Time For Seniors to Get Active

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The fall season is known for many things—the changing leaves, football, holidays, and more. In the AgeWell Atlanta community, it’s also full of fun events for older adults! Staying active […]

When to Consider Assisted Living

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Aging isn’t easy. Caring for an older adult isn’t easy either. There are the health challenges, managing medications, keeping them safe and occupying their time. Because of these stressors, at […]

Against the Odds

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The Best Things You Can Do Right Now to Prevent Falling Every second of every day an older adult falls.  One out of five of these falls results in a […]