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Saugus Library Home Delivery

October 10th, 2016

The library delivers materials to homebound Saugus residents. Books, audio-books, magazines, music and DVDs are all available. If you are unable to get to the library, either temporarily or permanently and would like delivery, please contact the library to request this free service or to learn more about it. Click here to read more: http://www.sauguspubliclibrary.org/blog/?paged=2

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Books to Teach Children About Alzheimer’s

February 11th, 2014

I stopped at a children’s bookshop in Manhattan last week and asked to see books on Alzheimer’s disease. The store stocked at least half a dozen, with titles like “What’s Wrong with Grandma?” and “What’s Happening to Grandpa?” That was only a small sample. Three doctoral students at Washington University, analyzing the way storybooks describe […]

10 Ways to Help the Elderly in Winter

January 30th, 2014

Winter can bring many healthcare challenges for older people, especially those with mobility issues or those who are homebound. Ellen McCabe, director of professional education for HopeHealth, a non-profit healthcare organization providing medical care, care management, and support services in eastern Massachusetts, knows the dangers associated with winter weather all too well. “There are emotional risks, such […]

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Grandparenting Across the Miles

October 21st, 2013

If a grandparent and grandchild want to remain connected, they have to find creative ways to carry on their relationship across the miles, but it can be done successfully. Be a phone pal. Instead of calling your adult children and then asking to speak to the grandchildren, call the kids first! They will love it. […]

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