Local resources for seniors and their caregivers in Eastern Pennsylvania, Western New Jersey and the Lehigh Valley
Lehigh Valley Aging In Place
Seniors Helping Seniors
Meals On Wheels
Med Alert Services
Lifestyles Over 50
Pennsylvania Department of Aging
Lehigh County Aging and Adult Services
Northampton County Area Agency on Aging
Lehigh Center for Independent Living
Lehigh-Northampton Link (ARDC)
National Council on Aging
National Institute on Aging
Articles & Resources
The Importance of Staying Active - "health, fitness"
News As you get older, staying active is more important than ever. Research shows that regular exerc...
Elderly Driving - "safety, independence"
News As we age, it's normal for our driving abilities to change. Factors such as decreased vision, i...
Caregiver 101 - "medical alert"
News Being a caregiver for an elderly parent, or adult, can be a difficult task. Not only are you ta...
The Stages of Alzheimer's - "age in place"
News Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia in individuals older than 65 years. Alz...
Bite Back Against Mosquitoes with These Prevention Tips
News From annoying itchy welts to serious conditions like Malaria and West Nile virus, mosquit...
Summer Safety Tips - "independence"
News Summer is a time of fun and relaxation-swimming, vacation, and time outdoors-for most people. B...
The Effects of Loneliness
News We have all heard of the 'winter blues', when cold, dreary weather brings us down and keeps us ...
Why Some of Your Food May Soon Have a Different Taste (Maintain Your Independence)
News The Federal Government's push for reduced sodium in American foods will likely affect your favo...
Senior Dental Health - “senior health”
News There's an old saying about the eyes being windows to the soul, but the latest medical and dent...