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 […]

Pros and Cons: Private Caregiver or Agency

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Using an Agency vs. Hiring a Caregiver on Your Own It happened. You realize your mom, dad or another loved one is no longer fully independent. The reasons are numerous: […]

Differences Between Palliative Care and Hospice

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Welcome to our palliative care blog. Each month I will work to provide education and real-world examples to help families understand palliative care and determine if palliative care is right […]

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 […]

COVID-19 Support and Vaccine Information

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AgeWell Atlanta encourages all members of the community to get vaccinated against COVID-19, when possible. Choosing to vaccinate is one way to protect yourself and your loved ones. It is […]

Talking to Your Parents About Driving

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For many seniors, driving equals independence. So how do you know when it’s time to ask them to stop driving? How do you have that conversation? When To Ask For […]