Connecting With Family
Prior to this, many thought that social media was the exclusive domain of the younger generation. However, many of our older adults have enthusiastically adopted it to keep up with the times as well as their old acquaintances and younger family members. Furthermore, many would have been totally lost without their lifeline to their relatives during their lonely isolation.
Connecting With Friends
While their younger counterparts use social media in a “selfie” sort of way, the elderly, who are very sensitive to privacy issues. Primarily, they use it to connect with like-minded individuals. Many are connecting with new friends through social media platforms meant to unite those of similar interests and opinions.
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I hope this information helps shed light on an ever-growing trend in our burgeoning senior population. It would seem to me that encouraging seniors to take advantage of social media and enabling them to do so would be a win – win situation. Let’s keep connecting elderly loved ones! Please feel free to forward this to anyone you feel would be interested and keep sending your feedback and suggestions.
Anita Kamiel, M.P.S., R.N.
Director of Patient Services
David York Agency Home Healthcare Helps Seniors
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Anita Kamiel, R.N, M.P.S. is the founder and owner of David York Home Healthcare Agency and is fully acquainted with all factors related to eldercare services and the latest guidelines for seniors. She holds advanced degrees in gerontological administration and has experience in the field as a Nursing Supervisor in a nursing home. Anita has been in the business of home care for over 40 years starting out in a NYC Medicaid agency. Thirty years ago she realized the need for affordable, quality home health aide services provided and supervised by caring individuals, so she boldly opened David York Home Healthcare Agency in Brooklyn, New York. You can contact her at 718.376.7755 or at www.davidyorkagency.com where she is happy to share her experience and help you through your home healthcare issues.