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  • The Conscious Caregiverby Linda Abbit

    Adams Media 2017; US$ 15.99

    Linda Abbit, founder of Tender Loving Eldercare and a veteran of the caregiving industry, shares her advice on taking care of an older parent or loved one and how to handle everything that goes along with this dramatic life change. Being a caregiver can be a difficult role. It requires patience, tenderness, selflessness, and hard work. Providing... more...

  • Learning to Let Goby Penelope Wilcock

    Lion Hudson 2013; US$ 8.54

    Sooner or later many of us will have to 'go into care'. How do we, and those who are involved in our care, make wise choices? This book is written both for those preparing to enter residential care and for those (professionals, volunteers, pastors, family members and friends) who can offer support to ease the struggle of transition. more...

  • Who Will Take Care of Me When I'm Old?by Joy Loverde

    Da Capo Press 2017; US$ 24.00

    Everything you need to know to plan for your own safe, financially secure, healthy, and happy old age For those who have no support system in place, the thought of aging without help can be a frightening, isolating prospect. Whether you have friends and family ready and able to help you or not, growing old does not have to be an inevitable decline... more...

  • AARP Meditations for Caregiversby Barry J. Jacobs; Julia L. Mayer

    Da Capo Press 2016; US$ 20.00

    Family caregiving has its challenges: emotional overload, time constraints, anxiety, burnout, missed work, adult sibling conflicts, and marital issues. AARP Meditations for Caregivers blends emotional and spiritual motivation to minimize the strains while helping caregivers view their work as a mission from the heart. Chapters are organized by... more...

  • A Long Bright Futureby Laura Carstensen

    PublicAffairs 2011; US$ 24.00

    The twentieth century bequeathed us a fabulous gift: thirty more years of life on average. Supersized life spans are going to radically alter society, and present an unprecedented opportunity to change our approach not only to old age but to all of life's stages. The ramifications are just beginning to dawn on us.... yet in the meantime, we keep thinking... more...

  • 100 Plusby Sonia Arrison

    Basic Books 2011; US$ 24.00

    Humanity is on the cusp of an exciting longevity revolution. The first person to live to 150 years has probably already been born.   What will your life look like when you live to be over 100? Will you be healthy? Will your marriage need a sunset clause? How long will you have to work? Will you finish one career at sixty-five only to go back to... more...

  • Dear Hubby, About Your Retirementby Nancy Robison

    Touchstone 2010; US$ 9.99

    Advice Only a Loving Wife Can Give Destined to become the perfect retirement gift, Dear Hubby, About Your Retirement is filled with wisdom, warmth, and gentle advice from a wife to her husband. This unique book covers all the details concerning retirement, offering tongue-in-cheek admonitions and humorous suggestions, including how to: create... more...

  • On Turning Sixty-Fiveby John Jerome

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 19.00

    "Personally, I've got a lot invested in reaching my stunning current age, and I'm damned if I'm going to hang on to that youthful crap. (I liked the idea of being a sixty-year-old so much I started claiming that age before I turned fifty-nine.) Parts of it, I don't like--the loss of energy that seems its inevitable accompaniment, for example--but when... more...

  • Strength for the Momentby Lori Hogan

    The Crown Publishing Group 2012; US$ 18.00

    The role of the family caregiver is very rewarding, but being a caregiver can also be physically and emotionally exhausting. Caregivers often feel overwhelmed by their work and the demands of those receiving their care, and these demands touch every aspect of their lives. Still, despite the challenges, millions of family caregivers provide care to... more...

  • Altern mit Zukunftby Stefan Pohlmann

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 37.53

    Sowohl in der Sozialen Arbeit als auch in angrenzenden Professionen ist ein wachsender Bedarf an Fachkräften zu beobachten, die für und mit älteren Menschen arbeiten. Gesucht sind Experten, die einerseits behilflich sind, Potenziale des Alters zu aktivieren, und andererseits bedarfsorientierte Unterstützungsleistungen für diejenigen gewährleisten,... more...