September 16, 2022

Supporting a loved one from afar

It’s hard to be apart from the ones we love, especially as they age. Caring for someone from afar can be an emotional and frustrating experience, but there are many ways for you to make an impact. Whether you live an hour away or in another country, here are some tips, tools and resources to … Read More

September 16, 2022

Aging at home: maintaining mobility and completing activities of daily living

People are aging differently and living longer than ever before. Thanks to programs like Kline Galland’s Community Based Services, more seniors are also able to age in the comfort of their own home. The ability to age in one’s home is an empowering and positive development, but it also brings a new list of challenges … Read More

August 15, 2022

Tech Tips: How to Avoid Scams and Fraud

According to the National Council on Aging, millions of older adults fall victim to financial scams every year and the FBI estimates that seniors lose over $3 billion to scams on an annual basis. Losing money to scams can be particularly harmful for seniors, who are more susceptible to scams and may have a harder … Read More

August 15, 2022

Why seniors should get the shingles vaccine

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an estimated 1 million people get shingles in the U.S. each year. The risk of developing shingles increases in older adults, causing long-term damage and more severe pain. Luckily, there is a vaccine that will help protect against shingles. The CDC recommends adults aged 50 … Read More

June 17, 2022

Stroke Safety with Kline Galland’s Bridget Whelan

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), someone in the United States has a stroke every 40 seconds. When a stroke happens, minutes count. Health systems are prepared to treat strokes if patients can get to the hospital quickly. To help everyone stay safe at home, Bridget Whelan, an ARNP with Kline … Read More