Traveling with someone who has Alzheimer’s


Gloucester Times Senior Lookout Boredom, loneliness and isolation can seep into the lives of people living with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers. Consciously combating these experiences takes time, effort and planning, but the benefits can be…

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“Rightsized” Budget for Fiscal year 2017 Will Mean Elders On Home Care Wait Lists


Mass Home Care, an elder rights group says that seniors will be put on a wait list for home care as a result of cuts made in the final days of the FY17 budget process….

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Know the warning signs of PTSD


Gloucester Times, Senior Lookout Although many older adults experience well-being and satisfaction in their later years, there are a number of people age 65 and older who will experience mental health concerns. One such growing…

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7th Annual Sunset Cruise (2016)


   SeniorCare’s 7th Annual Sunset Cruise, presented by Associated Home Care, will take place aboard Cape Ann Whale Watch’s HURRICANE II, departing from Rose’s Wharf, 415 Main Street, Gloucester, MA, Thursday, July 14, 6:30 – 9:30…

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To die with dignity, make wishes known now


Gloucester Times Senior Lookout Health and wellness is not about visits to the doctor or our engagement with the health care system. Health and wellness is what happens between visits and outside the system. Health…

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Medicare Counseling Funding at Risk


Help Us to Save This Critical Program. NOW is a critical time to tell your members of Congress to reject this proposed cut and make needed investments in SHIP (SHINE). SHINE, Serving the Health Insurance…

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Henry Allen, North Shore Folklore Theatre Company


Gloucester Times Senior Lookout Everyone has a story. Telling our stories can be a healing, life affirming act.  Hearing stories, or better yet, experiencing them through theatre, can be transformative. Henry Allen is the founding…

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National Men’s Health Week


Gloucester Times, Senior Outlook National Men’s Health Week is June 13- 19, 2016. Men! It is that time of year that the CDC suggests you review how you are caring for your health and take…

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Living Wisely, Aging Well: Medication Management


Kelly Knox, SeniorCare’s Dori Prescott & Stacy Reilly, and Conley’s Drug Store Pharmacist Alex Doyle discuss medication management best practices to stay safe and healthy.   Thank you to Cape Ann TV for producing this series.

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Month at SeniorCare


June is World Elder Abuse Awareness Month and June 15, 2016, is Elder Abuse Awareness Day. SeniorCare Inc. and several non-profit and civic organizations are holding special events on Cape Ann and the North Shore…

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