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Travel

Relocating Aging Parents

July 11, 2016 · · Alzheimer's Disease, Travel · 0 Comments

We often get called to assist in helping transport aging parents to a new home when their living situation changes. We’ve moved many individuals with physical or cognitive limitations across country or across the state. If you have a loved-one who needs to move, get in touch at AssistedVacation.com. Our logistics and nursing team will.

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Nominate someone for a FREE Assisted Vacation!

April 1, 2015 · · Quality of life, Travel · 0 Comments

The Assisted Vacation Fund-  Dear Friends, We are pleased to announce the inception of the “Assisted Vacation Fund”. The goal of The Assisted Vacation Fund is to provide Complimentary Assisted Vacations (AV) to low-income individuals who have limiting health issues. The mission of the AV Fund is the same as our core mission: to improve.

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Memories from Vacation

December 1, 2013 · · Assisted Vacation, Travel · 0 Comments

I recently had dinner with an old high school friend at a cozy café across from the Abbess Metro station in the Montmartre neighborhood of Paris. There was a Christmas market in the square across the street and children gleefully laughed on the merry-go-round where I had taken my son around and around (and around).

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Holidays for Carers in Spain

November 8, 2013 · · Assisted Vacation, Our Team, Travel · 0 Comments

Welcome Agustin Costa Granero! Spain is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. With a mild climate, friendly people, rich culture and plenty of sun, it’s no wonder that millions of people travel to Spain for holiday each year. Tourists from the UK are particularly fond of visiting Spain in the winter.

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Remembering the Departed- Touissant

November 2, 2013 · · Assisted Vacation, Côte d'Azur, Travel · 0 Comments

There is an enormous cemetery in Nice that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. My wife Laura’s grandfather Jean-Luc rests there at the Cimetière de Caucade where he was buried not long after his 95th birthday. We went to visit “Pepe” yesterday on Touissant, the French word for All-Saints Day, which is celebrated on November 1st. Whether.

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Planning for travel with an aging parent

October 31, 2013 · · Assisted Vacation, Elder Care, Quality of life, Travel · 0 Comments

I recently had the chance to connect with Dale Carter, founder of www.transitionagingparents.com. Dale has a fantastic website, blog and book about how to best approach the very complex challenges of helping aging parents manage significant life changes while maintaining their quality of life (and yours!). There are a few key aspects to helping our.

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Memories from Vacation

October 29, 2013 · · Assisted Vacation, Quality of life, Travel · 0 Comments

I recently had the chance to chat with an American World War II veteran. He wants to return to France to see the sites where he fought and he particularly wants to visit Normandy where he stormed the beaches and watched many of his friends die 69 years ago. He is an old man now,.

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Vacation for Elders- Nice, France

October 28, 2013 · · Assisted Vacation, Côte d'Azur, Quality of life, Travel · 0 Comments

Assisted Vacation for Elders- Come visit us in Nice!

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Sandwich Generation Caregivers

October 25, 2013 · · Assisted Vacation, Caregiver, Quality of life, Travel · 0 Comments

100 years apart Conflict is part of most families and some disharmony can even be beneficial. The significant needs of the very young and elderly within a family however can cause an excessive amount of strain as the decision-makers in a family must delicately allocate their resources of time, money and attention. A “Sandwich Generation”.

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Healthy habits and odd equipment

October 24, 2013 · · Healthy Aging, Quality of life, Travel · 0 Comments

We recently returned from a trip to China and I took this photo outside of the Temple of Heaven in Beijing. A short walk from the temple gates, there is a playground for adults. Perhaps “playground” is the wrong term but the park was full of interesting exercise machines that were sized for grown-ups. My.

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