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Nursing home residents who have regular visitors get better care.
60% of nursing home residents do not have regular visitors
National Center on Elder Abuse
There is a connection between social isolation and higher rates of elder abuse
National Social Life, Health, and Aging Project
Seniors who feel lonely and isolated are more likely to report also having poor physical and/or mental health
Mom or Dad always report they are “just fine” when you make those weekly phone calls. Adult children returning home for a visit realize for the first time that their parents are far more frail than they expected.
Alzheimer's Disease Center at Rush University
It's important for relatives to be sensitive to signs of dementia.
U.S. Census Bureau
About 28% (11.8 million) of non-institutionalized older (65+) persons live alone
Wall Street Journal Report, Dr. Joseph F. Coughlin, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
How Technology Will Transform Retirement:
STAYING CONNECTED TO FRIENDS AND FAMILY....... Most people worry about their physical health in older age, but well being is strongly related to the ability to maintain a social life. Friends, family and regular social interaction keep people vital—yet many retirees end up feeling isolated as friends and family scatter. And, of course, many retirees must face the loneliness that comes after the loss of a spouse.