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August 2016

Donating Old Hearing Aids, Eyeglasses and Mobility Equipment

Posted: 8/25/2016 12:59 PM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, Where are some good places to donate old hearing aids, eyeglasses and mobility equipment? My uncle passed away a few months ago and left behind a bunch of useful aids that could surely help someone else. Searching Nephew

How to Track Down Things You Routinely Misplace

Posted: 8/18/2016 12:47 PM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend any products or devices to help seniors track down lost or misplaced items, like car keys, wallet, cell phone, etc. My husband has become forgetful in his old age, so we spend a lot of wasted time looking for things. Frustrated Spouse

Medicare Coverage for Non-Working Spouses

Posted: 8/11/2016 12:40 PM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, Does Medicare cover spouses who have not worked? I have worked all my life, but my spouse worked only for a few years when we first got married but then quit to take care of our children full time. Will she be eligible for Medicare? Inquiring Husband

How to Find Financial Assistance for Elderly Parents

Posted: 8/4/2016 11:44 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, Where can I go to locate financial assistance programs for seniors? I have been helping support my 70-year-old mother the past couple years and really can’t afford to do it any longer. Feeling Overwhelmed