Read the latest and most popular Family & Relationships Articles from Next Avenue.
Making connections with young people at DOROT keeps loneliness at bay
By observing his parents' behavior, a writer made a personal to-do list for aging
The AARP Caregiving Summit brought together lawmakers, scientists and advocates
Severed ties and communication between parents and adult children is common
The decision this writer made and how she came to terms with it
Tips for when you travel to visit your mom or dad
Engaging in fun and creative activities builds family memories
Ideas for people you pay to help your family and maintain your home
In this 'Modern Love' video, three pairs show the beauty of aging with a partner
A columnist shares the family rules that can keep you out of trouble
How designer Lisa Cini helped all family members thrive, not just survive
The 'Entitlemania' author and lawyer offers a generational mea culpa
This Minneapolis photographer chronicles her parents' move into assisted living
Unfortunately, patterns of mistreatment don't always end after middle school
Residents and kids read, stretch and eat ice cream together at this Oklahoma program
Photo albums provide an opportunity to cherish time together
When it's time to close accounts at the Bank of Mom and Dad
Despite prevailing attitudes, the disease affects all generations, he says
Money-saving 'Seniors for Seniors' pet adoption programs are gaining popularity
Living & Learning
A PBS series reunites people whose lives crossed at "pivotal moments"
This special report will cover topics around health care for older adults in rural areas
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