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To care for those who once cared for us is one of the highest honors.

Tia Walker

Where there is not community, trust, respect, ethical behavior are difficult for the young to learn and for the old to maintain.

Robert K. Greenleaf

The Brookdale Blog

Watch for signs of financial elder abuse

April 25th, 2016|0 Comments

by Erin E. Arvedlund, Inquirer Staff Writer @erinarvedlund

When she was more than 100 years old, onetime New York socialite Brooke Astor became America’s most famous case of financial elder abuse. Her son, Anthony Marshall, was convicted of stealing tens of millions of dollars of her assets.Her grandson Philip Marshall testified against his father and helped put him in jail. Read more

Careers in Gerontology

January 31st, 2016|0 Comments

The following websites often post career resources and openings for various roles in the gerontology field.

From The Gerontological Society of America, “AgeWork is the only focused career site in gerontology…. Read more