Archive for Retirement

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Davenport, Iowa Office

    By Linda Clayton-Powell Social Security District Manager Davenport, Iowa GET TO KNOW YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY Social Security touches the lives of nearly every American. We’ve been with you from day one, when your parents applied for your Social Security number, and we are with you from your fir...

  • The End of a Tradition ­– Holiday Meal Program Discontinued The End of a Tradition ­– Holiday Meal Program Discontinued

    By Peggy Dykes Community Relations Director Milestone’s Area Agency on Aging It’s an end to a tradition at Milestones Area Agency on Aging with the Holiday Meal Program discontinuing this year. Budget constraints have led to difficult decisions by the Milestones Board of Directors and program...

  • YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY | Rock Island, Illinois Office

    By Cristina Vital Social Security Manager Rock Island Social Security Office OUR ONLINE ESTIMATES HELP YOU PLAN FOR RETIREMENT AND MORE Social Security encourages all Americans to take steps toward ensuring their financial security. Wherever you are in life — starting your first job, beginni...

  • Adult  Falls in Iowa, An Epidemic Adult Falls in Iowa, An Epidemic

    By K. John Hartman MD, FACS Vice Chair, Iowa Chapter of The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma Trauma Services Medical Director, Genesis Davenport General Surgeon, Davenport Surgical Group Every 20 minutes in the United States an older adult dies from a fall. Over two million older...

  • Friendship Manor – Continuing Care Retirement Community Friendship Manor – Continuing Care Retirement Community

    Information from Friendship Manor As the Illinois Quad Cities’ only Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), Friendship Manor offers residents independent living in either an apartment or villa with the convenience of assisted living, assisted living memory care, respite care, hospice care, c...

  • High Costs of Healthcare Increase for Medicare Folks High Costs of Healthcare Increase for Medicare Folks

    By Richard J. Schillig, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF Independent Insurance and Financial Advisor When we visit with prospective clients aging into Medicare my first comments are “congratulations!!” The disgruntled response I normally receive is “Congratulation for what?” Congratulations is in order b...

  • Volunteers Play Important Roles Volunteers Play Important Roles

    By Karen McCoy Marketing Consultant Ridgecrest Village Have you ever thought about volunteering? The definition of a volunteer is: verb - To choose to act in recognition of a need, with an attitude of social responsibility and without concern for monetary profit, going beyond one’s basic obl...

  • Your Advocacy Your Advocacy

    By Jamie Long The “Passionte Patient Advocate” GolderCare Solutions and Jamieson Long & Associates You Owe It To Mom “You OWE it to your family,” the commercial insists. “Owe what?” you might ask. The commercial provides us with the answer in no uncertain terms. It urges anyone...