ABOUT THE GUIDE TO HELPING YOUR AGING PARENTS

As their parents get older, moms and dads in the ‘sandwich generation’ face new challenges. In the Metro Parent Guide to Helping Your Aging Parents, you’ll find helpful advice around metro Detroit and Ann Arbor, Michigan. Navigate housing, health, finances and estate planning, leading an active lifestyle and more.

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Having the Money Talk with Your Aging Parents

Catching financial hardship is critical to prevent financial crisis. Here are some tips to have the money talk and prevent problems before they start.
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Senior Home Safety Checklist

Ensure your aging loved one is safe in their home with this handy senior home safety checklist, which includes what to watch out for and what to ask yourself.
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How Seniors Are Living Their Bucket List

Local seniors share how they're living their best life by embracing their passions and ticking off items on their bucket lists.
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Creative Ways to Stay Connected During Social Distancing

Grandparents are seeing less of their kids and grandkids because of COVID. Help bridge the gap and stay connected during social distancing with these tips.
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What I Wish My Kids Knew About Aging Gracefully

The executive director of Media Relations at Eastern Michigan University shares 12 lessons he learned about aging gracefully.