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Who will take care of me when I'm old? : plan now to safeguard your health and happiness in old age / Joy Loverde.

Loverde, Joy, (author.).
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  • 13 of 13 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Lifelong Books.
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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 362.6 LOV (Text) 33118000182384 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 305.26 LOV (Text) 840191002467514 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 362.6 LOVERDE (Text) 37500004471492 Nonfiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 362.6 L897 (Text) 76383000455043 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 362.6 LOV (Text) 36825000855377 Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 362.6 WHO (Text) 78551000534128 Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 362.6 LOVE (Text) 39231033440773 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
Osgood PL - Osgood Main Library SELF 362.6 WHO PB (Text) 39692000928472 Adult Non-fiction Area Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 155 LOV (Text) 78731000501996 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Marylee Vogel Branch (Richland) 362.6 LOV (Text) 70741100106988 Adult Non Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780738219639
  • ISBN: 0738219630
  • Physical Description: xviii, 313 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Da Capo Lifelong, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-296) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part one. Personal readiness -- Meet your future self: discovering who you have yet to become -- Good-bye change, hello transition: meeting the unknowns of old age head on -- Think like a strategist: mastering critical thinking -- You are tougher than you look: thriving in times of uncertainty -- The fierce urgency of money: staying afloat financially -- Part two. Where you live matters -- Aging in place alone--what you need to know: averting the risks of aging home alone -- Bring livability home: establishing equity, health, and safety for all -- Moving on: determining optimal housing options -- Part three. Ties that bind -- The broken hearts club: accepting relationships as moving targets -- Zero isolation: foraging for family -- Love is love: pets are family, too: adopting a pet for two-way love and caring -- Part four. Safety nets -- Doctor me: reframing sickness and health -- Chronic illness: the game changer: repairing holes in your safety net -- Early-onset Alzheimer's: the value of knowing: preparing for the day you hope will never come -- Part five. No tomorrow -- "Just shoot me" is not a plan: learning lessons from aging -- Places to go and things to do: facing to be and not to be -- Cross it off your list.
Summary, etc.:
Everything you need to know to plan for your own safe, financially secure, healthy, and happy old age.
Subject: Older people > Life skills guides.
Older people > Care.
Older people > Psychology.
Self-management (Psychology)
Aging parents > Care > Planning.
Retirement > Planning.

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