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These must-read articles and critical checklists give you clarity, confidence, and up-to-the-minute information. Any time you have a caregiving question, you’ll find the answers here.

Recent Articles

Best Washable Incontinence Underwear

Best Washable Incontinence Underwear

The Top Five Adult Incontinence Underwear for Women. Learn the benefits of each in our latest article.

What’s The Link: Prostate Cancer & Incontinence

Learn more about prostate incontinence. We unpack the link between prostate cancer and incontinence for men.

Best Wheelchair Ramps

Print Updated April 2022 Caring Village may receive commissions for purchases or leads made through links in this article. ADA Info Before You Buy Best Threshold Ramps Best Modular Ramps …

Communications

How to Choose the Best Captioned Phone

How to Choose the Best Caption Phone

Many older adults experience hearing loss that prevents them from enjoying phone conversations with friends and loved ones, making them feel more isolated and increasing their sense of loneliness. This …

memory keeping preserving family history

Memory Keeping to Preserve Your Family History

Our families are everything. But how quickly does time fly? So many birthdays, holidays, cherished moments quickly come and go over the years. We take photos and do our best …

The 6 Best Books about Caregiving

The Best Books About Caregiving

Are you looking for a book about caregiving? Here are six of the best caregiving books available today. Let us know which one is your favorite!

Financial and Legal Planning

Best Identity Theft Protection Services

Best Identity Theft Protection Services

Print It is time to protect yourself from identity theft. As we recently shared in an article, more than 33 percent of U.S. adults have experienced identity theft and more than …

In the News: Medicare Issuing New ID Cards to Prevent Identity Theft

How to Avoid Identity Theft

Did you know that more than 33 percent of U.S. adults have experienced identity theft? More than one in four older adults, aged 55+, have experienced identity theft.   Identity …

In the News: Credit for Caring Act Looks to Save your Tax Dollars

How Do I Access My Parent’s Personal Records?

Why do you need written-legal authority to access your parents records? Learn more!

Home Preparedness and Maintenance

Best Wheelchair Ramps

Print Updated April 2022 Caring Village may receive commissions for purchases or leads made through links in this article. ADA Info Before You Buy Best Threshold Ramps Best Modular Ramps …

What Are the Top 10 Products to Track My Elderly Loved One's Location?

The Best Cities to Retire in Each State

Find out the best cities to retire in by state!

How to Select the Best Bed Rails for My Aging Parent

Once you’ve decided it’s time to purchase a bed rail, it’s time to do some research to find out the bed rail that will be the best for your loved …

Medical

What’s The Link: Prostate Cancer & Incontinence

Learn more about prostate incontinence. We unpack the link between prostate cancer and incontinence for men.

Why Am I Experiencing Memory Loss Part 2: Signs and Types of Dementia

How to Recognize the First Signs of Dementia in a Family Member

Dementia is a common term for many of us. We have family, friends or know of others experiencing the numerous symptoms affecting memory loss. Roughly 5.6 million older adults (age …

The Best Walk-in Tub Companies

Best Power Bath Lifts for Older Adults

Best Power Bath Lifts for Older Adults Bathing is one of the most important activities of daily living. It provides many physical and mental wellbeing attributes such as: muscle relaxation, …

New Care Technologies

How to Choose the Best Captioned Phone

How to Choose the Best Caption Phone

Many older adults experience hearing loss that prevents them from enjoying phone conversations with friends and loved ones, making them feel more isolated and increasing their sense of loneliness. This …

Best Tablets for Seniors

The Best Ways to Increase TechKnowledge for Older Adults

Technology provides us with the means to connect with our family, friends, and much more. It is how we remain safely at home and FaceTime a family member or order …

Best GPS Trackers - AngelSense

AngelSense Elderly GPS Tracker Product

Well-being

Best Washable Incontinence Underwear

Best Washable Incontinence Underwear

The Top Five Adult Incontinence Underwear for Women. Learn the benefits of each in our latest article.

Best Gifts for Men

Men’s Gift Guide

Men’s Gift Guide Pizza Fans Unite This Capt’n Cook OvenPlus offers more cooking flexibilities with double cooking areas. Powered by propane gas with built-in gas ignition, Ovenplus is your best …

Best Gifts for Women

Women’s Gift Guide

Women’s Gift Guide Soft and Cozy Blanket This Soft and Cozy Handwoven Blanket is 50 x 60 inches and made from super soft chenille. These are tightly knitted and perfectly …