Senior Resources

OLDER ADULT POISON PREVENTION: INTENTIONAL USE MEDICATION ERRORS

May 20, 2020

Prevention Strategies During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Higher risk of severe illness from COVID-19 places increased importance on social distancing for older adults (ages 60 and older). For many older adults,…

Cobb Senior Services – Covid-19 Resources

May 5, 2020

If you are a Cobb County resident age 60 and above, Cobb Senior Services will hold a drive-up service to provide pantry items for seniors in need on Thursday, May 7 from…

Psychologists emphasize more self-care for older adults

April 16, 2020

Adults 65 and older are more likely than other groups to die or develop a severe illness if they contract the coronavirus, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control…

Coronavirus and Older Adults: Your Questions Answered

April 16, 2020

As the coronavirus spreads in the U.S. and across the globe, it’s becoming more apparent that older adults and people with underlying health conditions are being hit hardest by the…