Want to get more involved in your community? Lend a hand to the seniors in your neighborhood! Seniors who have little to no family living nearby can have a hard time navigating the challenges of aging, and often wind up moving out of their beloved homes into care facilities to gain access to the assistance they need. From providing practical assistance with everyday tasks to navigating financial issues, there are several great ways you can help out. And as an added benefit you set a great example for our kids, who, in turn, will likely help seniors themselves now and into the future.
What Issues Are Facing Seniors?In order to give seniors the support they need, it’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with some of the challenges they face.
5 Most Common Balance Problems Seniors Experience Seniors and Aging: The 5 Dangers of Senior Isolation and Loneliness How to Spot (and How to Stop) Elder Abuse and Neglect How to Provide Practical AssistanceHere are some ideas for helping seniors live healthy, safe, and comfortable lives in their homes.
How to Help Older Adults Prepare Healthy Meals Arrange for Grocery Delivery Services Hire a Pro to Clean the Gutters by Searching “Clean Gutters Near Me” Online Navigating Financial ChallengesMany seniors are on a fixed income, so look for ways to help them create a budget and find financial assistance.
Understanding the Emotional Needs of Seniors Senior Mental Health: 7 Tips to Improve Cognition and Emotion as We Age Nothing feels better than helping someone in need. If there are seniors living in your community who could use some support, find out how you can get involved in the local caregiving community. With more help, seniors will be able to remain in their homes and communities longer, enjoying independence and a high quality of life for as long as possible.
Mentors of Bethany in America provides mentoring programs for men, women and children in the Nebraska and Iowa area with the availability to other states upon request. MOBIA will form partnerships with the community with their churches, shelters missions, jail ministries, schools and service organizations. Reach out to us today! (402) 807-0750