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Medicaid Spend Down- What Does It Mean?

By Debbie Hutto, Caley Ridge

As our aging population turns towards assisted living communities to satisfy their increasing needs and challenges, they are being met with another entirely different challenge-affording their new home.

Many seniors have prepared themselves for assisted living, both emotionally and financially. Funds may not be an issue, […]

International Day of Older Persons

Happy International Day of Older Persons!
That’s right. October 1st was International Day of Older Persons. Not to be confused with National Senior Citizen’s Day (celebrated annually on August 21) or Grandparent’s Day — celebrated here in the US, every year on the first Sunday after Labor Day.
The International Day […]

Colorado 50 over 50: Jillaina Wachendorf – CEO, Wish of a Lifetime

Jillaina Wachendorf, newly appointed CEO of non-profit Wish of a Lifetime has already packed a lifetime of experiences into her 53 years. A successful career in the cable industry allowed her to comfortably “retire” at the ripe age of forty-three. Yet when she was approached in January, 2014 by […]