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SBB University | Changes in Intimate Relationships and Dementia

Throughout your life, your need for physical and emotional closeness and your sexuality undergo changes. Some of these changes come with maturation and others reflect changes in life circumstances, such as a diagnosis of dementia. As the disease progresses, your relationship with your spouse, domestic...

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Warning Signs of Isolation in Seniors

Warning Signs of Isolation in Seniors The behavior to Look for and Life-enriching Responses   Do you know the best way to measure the effect of your senior loved one's isolation? Measure your own. Now increase by a factor of age, lack of mobility, loss of control, and loss of physical touch. After...

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Addressing Caregiver Burnout

Alzheimer's and dementia caregivers frequently report experiencing high levels of stress. It can be overwhelming to take care of a loved one with Alzheimer's or other dementia, but too much stress can be harmful. Join the Alzheimer's Association and local community partners, as we discuss self-care...

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SBB University | Older Adults and Intimacy

Join Seniors Blue Book & The Caregiver Support Program, as we explore some of the physical and psychological aspects that effect intimacy as we age. Learn ways to increase intimacy, when sex is no longer an option in your relationship. Event Speakers: PAM MICKENS, MS Long-Term Care Ombudsman |...

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Preventing Fraud and Scams | Financial Safety

Each year, millions of older adults fall victim to fraud or scams. With the increased isolation experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic, scammers have become even more creative. Learn about the latest scams, how dementia can increase vulnerability, what to do if you suspect fraud, and available resources....

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Food & Nutrition Assistance. Find out which benefits you may qualify for- all for absolutely FREE!

Click here to begin your FREE search!   You may be eligible for nutrition assistance programs that gives you a cash benefit so that you can buy nutritional foods to help you stay healthy. You can also get help from food/meal assistance programs which can be delivered to your home or at various community...

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Find out what FREE benefits may be available in your area. Search today!

Click here to begin your FREE search!     Have you heard of BenefitsCheckUp? It is a free service of the National Council on Aging, that lets you search for benefits easily, securely, and accurately. In the US, there are over 2,500 federal, state, and private benefit programs available. Start finding...

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Learn more about FREE benefit programs that can help you save money.

Click here to begin your FREE search!     Have you heard of BenefitsCheckUp? It is a free service of the National Council on Aging, that lets you search for benefits easily, securely, and accurately. In the US, there are over 2,500 federal, state, and private benefit programs available. Start finding...

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Free Medications. Find out which benefits you may qualify for- all for absolutely FREE!

Click here to begin your FREE search!  You may be eligible for programs that save money on medications and other health care costs (such as copays and deductibles). People who have applied for these benefits can save, on average, $4,900 annually in assistance.  Learn more about programs that can...

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Learn more about FREE benefit programs that can help you save money.

Click here to begin your FREE search!     Have you heard of BenefitsCheckUp? It is a free service of the National Council on Aging, that lets you search for benefits easily, securely, and accurately. In the US, there are over 2,500 federal, state, and private benefit programs available. Start finding...

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Join the 9,294,276 people who have discovered $37.7 billion in benefits!

Click here to begin your FREE search!     Have you heard of BenefitsCheckUp? It is a free service of the National Council on Aging, that lets you search for benefits easily, securely, and accurately. In the US, there are over 2,500 federal, state, and private benefit programs available. Start finding...

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There are over 2,500 benefit programs available nationwide. Find out what you may qualify for!

Click here to begin your FREE search!   Have you heard of BenefitsCheckUp? It is a free service of the National Council on Aging, that lets you search for benefits easily, securely, and accurately. In the US, there are over 2,500 federal, state, and private benefit programs available. Start finding...

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Yikes! Assisted Living!?!

Yikes! Assisted Living?!? The realization that we need to move our parents or ourselves into assisted living can be overwhelming. Don’t make the mistake of thinking you can handle all of this on your own. #1 Have a plan. It’s much easier to make a decision when you see the beginning signs of the need...

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2021 State Legislative Forum | Texas

The Senior Source, VNA of Texas, and the Dallas Area Gerontological Society invite you to our State Legislative Forum. Learn about the 2021 legislative priorities we will continue to advocate for throughout the year. We need your help to stand for older adults in North Texas and to be a voice for the...

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SBB University | Ethical Considerations for Self-Determination in Long-Term Care During Covid 19

SBB University Caregiving Resources explores areas of ethical considerations for self-determination, risk of dignity, and safety in long-term care during COVID 19; to identify ways to advocate for the rights of older adults. Meet the panelists: Benjamin Surmi, MSG | Social Gerontologist with Koelsch...

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SBB University Senior Care Spotlight | The Benefits of Preplanning

Seniors Blue Book publisher, Kathleen Warshawsky, BSN, RN welcomes Sonya Wells, Community Services Advisor with Restland Funeral Homes to educate us on the Benefits of PrePlanning. Learn about the Circle of Protection. Preplanned Memorial Services Cemetery Property Rights Outer Burial Container...

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SBB Senior Care Spotlight | Home Instead with Dr. Nancy Openheimer-Marks

Seniors Blue Book interviews Dr. Nancy Oppenheimer-Marks with Home Instead for a Senior Care Spotlight. Dr. Nancy Oppenheimer-Marks - Owner, Home Instead ​As an associate professor at the University of  Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dr. Nancy Oppenheimer-Marks was conducting research in rheumatic...

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SBB University Caregiving Resources | Caregiver Burnout and Stress Management

SBB University Caregiving Resources | Caregiver Burnout and Stress Management presented by Dr. A Randazzo PsyD, Licensed Psychologist with AR Psychological Services. Doing it all for someone you love can be beautiful and fulfilling, but it can also cause fatigue. As America’s population ages and the...

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How Does the COVID-19 Vaccine Work?

Texas Department of State Health Services, Chief State Epidemiologist, Dr. Jennifer Shuford, MD, explains how the COVID-19 vaccine works.

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SBB University Mental Health Series | DEPRESSION, SUICIDE AND THE HOLIDAY SEASON

SBB University Mental Health Series presents: Depression, Suicide and the Holiday Season. Today's speaker is Cassandra Cote', RN with WellBridge Hospital Greater Dallas/Kindred Behavioral Health. The video of this presentation may be watched at the bottom of this article. Cassandra reviews some of the...

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