Share Your Caregiving Story with WGBH

Many of you already share your advice, recommendations, and stories about caring for your loved ones in the AGIS Forums. WGBH in Boston wants your caregiving stories, too. In conjunction with the April broadcast of “Caring for Your Parents,” an upcoming film by “Frontline” producer and award-winning filmmaker Michael Kirk, the public television station wants […]

Ask Amy on “Talk of the Nation”

Amy Dickinson, of “Ask Amy” fame, recently appeared on National Public Radio’s “Talk of the Nation” to discuss how to talk to parents about aging. Also included in the discussion were Joseph Coughlin, director and founder of the MIT AgeLab, and callers from around the country. Participants shared similar concerns addressed in AGIS’ Forum, such […]

From the Desk of CEO Kevin Sypniewski: Starting the Conversation

Julie brings up a great question that many of us will have to face, and most of us should face, sooner rather than later. How do we proactively bring up the topic of caregiving and long term care in our families? Whether we bring it up with our siblings or parents, it is not as […]