The issue of isolation in our culture is big. More of us are living alone than ever before. The issue is even more complicated for the older generation because of failing mobility, chronic pain, and a host of other issues that they face – often facing them alone.

This week’s interview on Reality Check host Lee Tuley will explore the help that’s out there for isolated seniors on Reality Check on KCIW.

Show Notes:
resources:
Aging and Disability Resource Connection – ADRC 855-673-2372 to help you sort it out
Elder abuse – 855-503-7233
Aging and People with Disabilities (DHS) 541-247-4515
www.coastlineneighbors.org

Host: Lee Tuley
Guests:

Colette Lafosse – works with Aging and People with Disabilities at DHS
Rebecca Worth – a medical social worker with Home Health and Hospice
Pattie Slagle – co founder of Coastline Neighbors and works at DHS with Collette
Producers: Lee Tuley, Pye White
Recording Tech: Pye White
Sound Editor: Pye White


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Music is from Minor Intrusions by Pye White, Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic license.