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Welcome to The Girlfriends Guide to Senior Living! Gail Peacock and Lori Williams are passionate about helping families navigate the senior living maze. Each episode they will share with you their wealth of knowledge of senior living, and help you to eliminate the uncertainties you face in your search for senior resources.

Welcome to The Girlfriends Guide to Senior Living! Gail Peacock and Lori Williams are passionate about helping families navigate the senior living maze. Each episode they will share with you their wealth of knowledge of senior living, and help you to eliminate the uncertainties you face in your search for senior resources.
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Welcome to The Girlfriends Guide to Senior Living! Gail Peacock and Lori Williams are passionate about helping families navigate the senior living maze. Each episode they will share with you their wealth of knowledge of senior living, and help you to eliminate the uncertainties you face in your search for senior resources.

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English


Episodes

Episode 7 part 2: Balancing Career and Caregiving

12/12/2018
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"1 out of 6 Americans assist with some kind of caregiving" but the majority of us struggle to balance family, career, and caregiving. Tune in to learn about how to set up a strategy, discover new resources... truly, just to learn how to survive it all!

Duration:00:12:33

Episode 7 part 1: Caregiving taboos

12/10/2018
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Caregiving can be an emotional rollercoaster...let's talk about it!

Duration:00:17:10

Episode 6 part 2: Reinventing Yourself

12/5/2018
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Traveling, experimenting with new food, figuring out you don't fit in a French shower...when in France. Adventure doesn't have to end because you've aged! Embrace it and just try it out.

Duration:00:14:53

Episode 6: Lifelong Learning: Reinventing Yourself

12/3/2018
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Today the Girlfriends' touch on a very positive subject: How to purposefully live the second half of your life. Stop saying 'One Day I Will...' and get those wheels on the road!

Duration:00:16:39

Episode 5: Starting the Conversation

11/26/2018
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What happens when it's time to have those difficult conversations with our seniors? Your Girlfriends Gail and Lori break it down and explain the importance of following the three 'A's.

Duration:00:26:43

Episode 4: So you think you can stay home...

11/19/2018
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Around 90% of elderly want to stay home, but most of the time it's not realistic as 70% of people over the age of 65 need some kind of care. What do you do then? Play the episode to find out how to map out your strategy, and also to learn how Mr. Pincher-Grabber can be your best friend...

Duration:00:34:36

Episode 3: Who keeps Grandma's cookie jar?

11/12/2018
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On this episode Gail and Lori sit down with Senior Living 'Project Manager' Tricia Cain Spurrier to discuss downsizing, strategizing and the best way to deal with Grandma's tchotchkes (like that beloved cookie jar). Tune in!

Duration:00:23:22

Episode 2: A Million Little Things

11/5/2018
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On this second episode of 'The Girlfriends Guide to Senior Living', Girlfriends Gail Peacock and Lori Williams shine a light on how to pay for Senior Housing without breaking the bank! Did you know that you can set up a Savings Account for the future; apply for VA Aid and Attendance Benefits, or even set up a Long Term Insurance? More information is available on the Facebook Page (https://www.facebook.com/The-Girlfriends-Guide-to-Senior-Living-2177317158946580/) or by emailing...

Duration:00:31:30

Episode 1: Baby Steps into Senior Living

10/29/2018
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Get your Senior Living basics right with Senior Living Consultants Gail Peacock and Lori Williams! On this episode Lori and Gail explain the differences and similarities of the many senior living options and decode the best option for each situation. Also, they prepared a fun quiz for you - stay tuned until the end to find out!

Duration:00:31:37