Seniors

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Beginning Anew

If you’ve enjoyed reading this blog, I appreciate it if you’ll follow me at ashevilletime.blogspot.com. I’ve decided to take a new direction with my writing and art. Join me in this joyous transition. This website will go offline on or around October 15, 2019. Thank you for all your support and comments.

Let's turn "me" think into "we" think.

Thinking About Labor

US Labor Statistics signal higher costs and more difficulty for hiring managers – and consumers. Home health care will be especially hard-hit. The Scope of Our Needs “Help Wanted: The gap between job openings and the number of people looking for work continues to grow as birthrates fall and more workers retire. Employers say they need more immigrants for their businesses to […]

Inequality in healthcare is shocking.

Age at Home-Is it a Right? Part I

This week Bernie Sanders apparently tweeted, “Home-based Care Should be a Guaranteed Right.” I say, the right to age at home comes with responsibilities. That means taking a clear-headed look at the realities of long life right now. And using the combined influence of our generation to change the ageist, classist culture around us years before we need extra care […]