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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A Survival Guide for the Sandwich Generation

Attorney Esther Acosta shares valuable information to help the sandwich generation be proactive in caring for aging parents and loved ones.
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Caring for the Caregiver’s Mental Health

By giving all you have to your aging loved one, you’re making their experience better. Experts from Area Agency on Aging 1-B remind you to take care of yourself, too.
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5 Important Conversations to Have With Mom and Dad

Here's a list of family talks to have with aging parents, grandparents or other loved ones. It's never too early, and it doesn't matter who takes the first step.
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How to Keep Seniors Safe During Flu Season 2020

While the swelling cases of coronavirus are cause for serious concern, we shouldn't ignore the approaching flu season. Learn how to keep seniors in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor safe this year.
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A Report from the Detroit Area on Agency on Aging Found Metro Detroit Seniors...

The annual report, Dying Before Their Time, found that death rates in metro Detroit seniors are higher than those in the rest of the state.