"I recommend 'Social Security Basics' by Devin Carroll. Written clearly in a well-organized layout of less than 100 pages of '9 Essentials That Everyone Should Know,' I wish my wife and I had read it before making a claim for her Social Security benefit."

COVID-19 caught many of us by surprise ivn March. Who honestly imagined that COVID-19 restrictions would remain in effect for more than four months?

"While few in the United States would question the value of the ability to chart one’s own course in life, self-determination must also recognize that people may make decisions that do not appear to be in their own best interests."

"Society has minimally invested to protect the lives of older people in nursing homes; and families are denied access to visit nursing home residents who await their certain death."

"If either Bill or Sue would die while the other spouse was in a long-term care facility, their present wills would expose their life savings to the cost of care for the surviving spouse, and no funds would remain for their children."

During Monday evening’s daily COVID-19 briefing, Vice President Mike Pence said that “this will be a week of heartache and hope.” By the grace…

I realized that instead of critiquing the response of our political leaders or judging what other organizations could and should do, it is now time for our organization to take decisive steps. 

Spring is a season of renewal for most of us. But for some whose time and attention is focused on the needs of an increasingly frail older per…

Can you guess what will happen to one out of every four Americans age 65 and older this year? Every 11 seconds, this same situation will cause…

November is National Family Caregivers Month. Columns this month will feature updated versions of some of Keystone Elder Law’s previous articl…

November is National Family Caregivers Month. Columns this month will feature updated versions of some of Keystone Elder Law’s previous articl…

I often receive telephone calls from individuals who are seeking information regarding care for a spouse or aging parents. The demographics of…

Mom and Dad are generally slowing down. Perhaps the changes associated with aging are magnified by the presence of one or more chronic health …

Over the years, we are increasingly seeing a problem involving the parents of children with special needs who was cared for and lived with the…

The 2018 Winter Olympics ended recently, and every athlete who participated is to be commended for the years of effort that preceded their par…

Have you noticed that a loved one seems to be behaving strangely? Have others suggested that you don’t seem to be in a pleasant mood?