Seekers of Meaning-JSA Podcast

Seekers of Meaning Podcast: Rebecca Rosenau, JFCS

We conclude a three-part series on Samost Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Southern New Jersey with Rebecca Rosenau, Associate Director of Senior Services and Director of Advocacy & Senior Services Outreach. [Read more…]

Katie Nathan of will be the March 1 guest on Boomer Generation Radio.
Reflections on Aging

How to Know When You’re Ready to Hire a Caregiver

Editor’s Note: This is a guest column from Katie Nathan, chief operating officer of, who will be Rabbi Address’ guest on the March 1 episode of Boomer Generation Radio. By 2030, older adults will [Read more…]

Caregiver hands
Reflections on Aging

Alzheimer’s Caring: How Faith Communities Can Serve People with Dementia and Their Families

Editor’s Note: Rev. Dr. Jade Angelica holds a Masters of Divinity degree from Harvard Divinity School and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Andover Newton Theological School. She is Founder and Director of the Healing [Read more…]

Reflections on Aging

Honoring and Supporting Caregivers in the Month of November

Jon Broyles, Executive Director, Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC), has written a guest post on the Social Security Matters blog. Entitled “Honoring and Supporting Caregivers in the Month of November,” recognizes the important role [Read more…]

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Boomer Generation Radio 10/6/2015: David Griffith of Episcopal Community Services, and Amy Seigel, Advocare of Florida

On the October 6, 2015 episode, the guests are David Griffith, executive director of Episcopal Community Services in Philadelphia, and Amy Seigel, founder of AdvoCare in South Florida. Boomer Generation Radio is sponsored in part [Read more…]

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Boomer Generation Radio 9/29/2015: Dr. Teresa Cooney on “Ex-wife caregivers,” Financial Planning with Peter Hecht

On the September 29, 2015 episode, Rabbi Address welcomes Dr. Theresa Cooney, chair of the sociology department at the University of Colorado (Denver), and (in the second half of the program) financial planner Peter Hecht. [Read more…]

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BGR 4/28/2015: Advance Planning for Funerals and Sociology of Caregiving

Rabbi Address’s guests on the April 28, 2015 BGR program are Harry Platt, vice president and manager of Platt Memorial Chapels, Cherry Hill, NJ, who discusses advance funeral planning and the training funeral directors receive; [Read more…]

Care-Giving Concerns

C-TAC National Summit on Advanced Illness Care is March 2-3 in Washington

As the largest alliance of its kind, C-TAC is bringing the best and brightest together to identify and implement evidence-based practices to improve advanced illness care. Please join us on March 2-3, 2015 for the [Read more…]

Jewish Baby Boomers
Care-Giving Concerns

Avoidable care and sacred care

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 Care”. Some 200 plus physicians, health care professionals, [Read more…]