Welcome to the Senior Resource Connect blog. You can visit the blog each Wednesday at 9am for the latest information about aging, caregiving, COVID, and local resources.

COVID-19 Resource Guide

This information was originally published in March 2020, and was most recently updated in November 2022. Information changes frequently, so please call to confirm hours and availability before visiting a resource. Jump to a section below … Continue Reading


On average, we spend more time alone as we age

A recent article by the Pew Research Center found that older adults (age 60+) spend about seven hours alone each day.  If an older adult lives alone, that number can easily jump to 10 hours … Continue Reading


Working caregivers: What do they need? How can we help?!

Sometimes we see caregivers as people who generously provide help to those in need. Sometimes, the choice to provide care isn’t that easy. Sometimes it’s an adult child who also has their own family, sometimes … Continue Reading


Self-Care for the Caregiver

Caring for anyone can be stressful. You may have heard that you need to take care of yourself or heard tired sayings about how you can’t pour from an empty cup or that you need … Continue Reading


Respite 101

You may have heard the term respite, but what does it mean? Basically, respite programs exist to give caregivers a break from the day to day caring of their loved one.   Formal vs. Informal  Are … Continue Reading

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Michigan is getting older! What does that mean for us?

In an article posted by US census data has revealed that 21 of Michigan’s 83 counties have a median age of 50 years and older, making Michigan the highest in the entire United States.  … Continue Reading


Welcome to Ahead of the Curve

Do you see older adults in your community and want to help them, but don’t know how to reach out?   Are you caring for a loved one and feel overwhelmed, frustrated, or like you’re making … Continue Reading