Tag Archives: elderly people

Becoming An LGBT Elder

Slowly but surely the inevitable fact of aging has become a major part of my life. Social institutions now consider me to be a senior citizen. This is a status that can represent “respect for ones elders” or stigmatize from … Continue reading

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Older Driver’s Safety

One spring day in 2011 dad and I sat down to have “the talk” about his driving.  Throughout his life he had been a very careful driver and had been in no traffic accidents.  At one time, dad even received … Continue reading

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Nursing Home Week

I have mixed feelings about nursing homes. There are some very good care institutions and some awful homes. I think about nursing homes frequently because I’ve been closely involved with a nursing home the past several years in one way … Continue reading

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