The holidays are often filled with opportunities for togetherness, sharing, laughter and memories. But they can also bring stress, disappointment and sadness. A person living with Alzheimer’s may feel a special sense of loss during […]
All About Medicare Open Enrollment
Q: What happens during Medicare Open Enrollment?
A: Medicare holds an Open Enrollment period every Fall. This year it began on October 15th, and ends on December 7th. This is when all […]
pen Enrollment is here! Now through Dec. 7th. The process can be overwhelming, but SHINE can help.
Hear from Tracey Stewart – she appreciated the impartial Medicare counseling offered in a place she felt safe going […]
Q: Do the elderly or ill have protections against utility shut-offs?
A: Yes. Households in Massachusetts in which all adult members are age 65 or older—whether there is a financial hardship or not—are protected against utility […]
Eldercare Q&A – October, 2017 – Learning About Lung Health
Q:What are the major lung conditions elders should know about?
A: Diseases of the lung are almost as common as breathing air. Lung problems that are common among […]