Take seniors seriously

It may seem like us older folks have always been “old,” but we’re growing and figuring out life day by day just like everyone else. We may be a bit slower, but that doesn’t mean people shouldn’t take us seriously. I learned the reality of being seen as “old” a few years ago. When I…

Senior LinkAge Line® connects Minnesotans to services as they face aging

More than a 125,000 Minnesotans were served by Senior LinkAge Line® in 2015. That’s up 5% than the year before. The reason for the increase is clear: Minnesota’s rapidly growing senior population. Senior LinkAge Line® is a statewide information and assistance service provides assistance to Minnesota seniors, caregivers, and others on an array of issues…

Reform Means Good News for Seniors and Caregivers in Sauk Rapids

More good news keeps coming out of the historic senior care reform enacted by the Minnesota State Legislature in 2015. One senior care facility using the reform to make meaningful changes that benefit seniors, families and caregivers is Good Shepherd Community in Sauk Rapids. We are grateful to Bruce Glanzer, President/CEO of Good Shepherd Community,…