One of the major challenges for many of us is the new, and expanding life stage known as “care-giver”.
In these posts, we hope to highlight some useful programs and services that can assist you and your family in negotiating this challenging life stage.
I love the question “What is it like to be the parent of a special needs young adult?” Hmm? I remember the question “What is it like to be the parent of [Read more...]
One of the things we hope to do as we expand jewishsacredaging’s scope, is to point out programs and items from congregations and organizations that touch on the [Read more...]
A panel of participants discuss Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia with Rabbi Address on the June 24 Boomer Generation Radio Show. The panelists are: David Friedman, [Read more...]
A commentary by Rabbi Address, “Conversations On The Final Chapter: The Holiness Of Caregiving ,” appears in the New York Jewish Week newspaper and on its [Read more...]
On the April 1 Boomer Generation Radio show, Rabbi Address speaks with Randi Redmond Oster, a writer, engineer and mother who is a passionate advocate for patient management [Read more...]
Melody Meyer, a certified massage therapist and natural health practitioner, speaks with Rabbi Address about her practice, the Center for Compassionate Touch, in the first [Read more...]
Rabbi Address is quoted in the March 20, 2014 article, “In Sickness and In Health,” in the Baltimore Jewish Times, about the challenges that spouses face when [Read more...]
February is a sad month for me. Like Carl Sandburg’s “fog”, sadness creeps up on “little cat feet”, though I recognize the feeling each year I wonder why, then [Read more...]
Shalom. I just returned from a fascinating conference in Boston, MA sponsored by the Lown Institute. The theme of the meeting was “From Avoidable Care to Right [Read more...]
Employed family caregivers, despite their workplace obligations, perform many of the tasks that health care professionals do—a range of medical/nursing tasks including [Read more...]