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What I wish my partner in assisted living had during the pandemic
Virtual choirs can help lift spirits and fight loneliness
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Interact, an intergenerational arts center, practices 'radical inclusion'
You can’t always get what you want, especially as the pandemic rewrites our dreams
7 ways to strengthen the grandparent-grandchild bond while sheltering in place
What you told us you've learned and how you're finding your way forward
Experts offer tips for sharing close quarters
As a child, she didn't get her dad's thriftiness. Why she does now.
One way to do it: take the 200-year present quiz
A daughter experiences the neighborhood from her mom's perspective
The tradition of 'froyo' at Bloomingdale's offered a respite for mother and daughter
These retired opera singers rely on the joy of music in difficult times
I’m a directionally challenged person and this device has changed my life
An essay about loss written for Next Avenue resulted in new friendships
At Northern California's Rossmoor, residents have reimagined their world
Isolated and lonely adults are sharing their fears and desperately wanting connection
As her millennial sons shelter in place across the country, a mom tries to manage
During this time, the brain is going through a transition and it needs support
A series on America's first generation aging with HIV/AIDS