Senior Guide: Johns Hopkins to introduce digital literacy program for older adults

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, The COVID-19 pandemic made digital literacy essential for navigating everyday life. People relied on Zoom and various video conferencing platforms to work from home, attend school, and check in with friends and family while the country was subjected to stay-in-place ordinances.  Online delivery


Senior Guide: How to enjoy the holiday season with family, despite dementia

By Black Health Matters Family caregivers and people with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease are at risk for increased stress during the holidays—but holiday visits can be a joyous time with adjusted expectations and careful planning. Mary Catherine Lundquist, program director of Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care’s Care2Caregivers, a peer counseling helpline  for caregivers of people


Senior Guide: Senior connection: how to make an impact in your golden years

By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, Report for America Corps Member, Senior citizens are one of society’s most valuable resources. Though their contributions are often overlooked or taken for granted, older adults are community harmonizers.  As keepers of institutional knowledge, cultural historians and family cornerstones, uplifting the voice of senior citizens and encouraging them