Tag: Elderly

Older dogs need love, too

Older dogs, surrendered to shelters often under heartbreaking circumstances, do not always do well. This animal rescue decided to focus solely on senior pets.

Ending loneliness with a cup of tea and a bit of cake

This charity’s 11,000 volunteers host tea parties for socially isolated older people to reconnect with their community and make new friends.

Comfort(ing) food at Saint Therese

BJ Carpenter, a chef at a nonprofit senior living and care center, makes it her mission to provide the comforts of home to those in palliative care.