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Planning for Long-Term Care: a National Matter

Fifteen years from now, an estimated 50 million Americans, aged 65 and older, will be in need of long-term care. This impending surge calls attention to the current state of healthcare for the elderly and the immediate need to address its issues. 62 more words

Baby Boomers

Whiny or triumphant?: I decide.

Ok, I just drafted a several paragraph blog, and then had to delete it all because it was, well…whiny. And I really don’t like whiny, so let’s try something else: 159 more words

Silicon Valley tax dollars fund elder abuse: Part II

Linda Kincaid

Elder Advocate, California



Part II –

Public Guardian imprisons & isolates Gisela Riordan

Linda Kincaid

In 2010, Santa Clara County Public Guardian… 1,326 more words

Guardianship Abuse


On June 6, 2012, the N.Y. State Department of Health released on its website copies of the first mailing that will be sent to consumers affected by the mandatory MLTC initiative. 238 more words

Retired & Living

GRIOT Supports QEJ Vigil for Elder Yvonne McNeal

On October 2nd, Yvonne McNeal, 57, a POC elder, community member and resident at the New Providence Women’s Shelter in midtown Manhattan was   murdered by NYPD outside of her shelter.  227 more words

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