How is Depression in the Elderly Different and How Can You Help?

Depression is a prevalent disease among all ages of people but is particularly common in older populations. Previously, depression in the elderly was confused with other illnesses and often overlooked compared to depression in younger populations. Throughout your lifetime you go through many changes and significant life events. It’s okay to feel grief and sadness … Read more

What Happens When A Preschool Joins A Nursing Home? Upcoming Documentary “The Growing Season” Shows The Results

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The United Nations reports that population aging is at the highest level ever seen in human history. Fertility rates are declining while life expectancy is increasing. Population ageing is a global trend that will not reverse itself in our lifetime. That’s one of the reasons that intergenerational learning is becoming more important. Formal programs that … Read more