Skip to main content
abuseagingaging parentaging parentsagingparentsBaby Boomers Burdenboomerscarolyn rosenblattelder abuseElder Financeselder financial abuseElder LawElder Psychologyelder relationshipseldersfinanceslonelinesssenior lonelinessseniorsstress

Beware of “The Sweetheart Scam” Targeting Aging Parents During Covid Isolation

Beware of “The Sweetheart Scam” Targeting Aging Parents During Covid Isolation By Carolyn Rosenblatt, RN, Attorney, AgingParents.com Covid restrictions for those over 65 have greatly impacted lonely seniors stuck at home. Widowed aging parents may suffer most, with no one to touch them, be with them, or pay much regular…
Carolyn Rosenblatt
January 31, 2021
abuseagingaging parentaging parentsagingparentsBaby Boomers Burdenboomerscarolyn rosenblattcrisisDPOAelder abuseElder CareElder CommunicationElder Financeselder financial abuseElder Psychologyelder relationshipseldersFamily Conflicthealth care directivehealth care directiveslonelinessParents with Dementiasenior lonelinessseniors

Elder Alone: Horrible Case of Neglect and Caregiver Abuse

Your aging parents may be okay right now, but how about other relatives? How about that isolated neighbor who lives alone and has no one nearby? This is a shocking real case we encountered at AgingParents.com where we address crises and questions about elders.  The names are changed and the…
Carolyn Rosenblatt
November 11, 2020
abuseagingaging parentaging parentsagingparentsBaby Boomers BurdenBlogboomerscrisiselder abuseElder Financeselder financial abuseElder Psychologyelder relationshipsfinancesParents' FinancesScamsseniors

Here’s The Newest Utility Bill Scam

Carolyn Rosenblatt, RN, Elder law attorney, AgingParents.com We live in a county with a high number of older residents. A neighbor recently alerted all in our area to yet another scam she had encountered, targeting the unsuspecting. Here’s how it works: The scammer makes a threatening phone call to a…
Carolyn Rosenblatt
May 30, 2019
abuseagingaging parentaging parentsagingparentsBlogElder CareElder Communicationeldersfinancial cost fo health carefinancial cost of health carenursing homes

Removing Secrecy In Nursing Home Wrongdoing

After 25 years without changes in basic rules, the nursing home industry is finally being forced to reveal hidden wrongs that happen to residents. Until now, consumers were required to sign arbitration agreements when they were admitted to a nursing home. Taking a loved one to a nursing home can…
Carolyn Rosenblatt
October 5, 2016