In Their Own Words: Perspectives In View –

“You are not allowed to come into this store.” Hearing these words can cause anxiety especially when you have done nothing wrong. Unfortunately, I have been denied access to different types of businesses because of my medical alert service dog.  Not only is this illegal according to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), but it… Read more In Their Own Words: Perspectives In View –

Following Your Path to Aging: Planning for the future

Four grid black and white images with aging adults. Top left image is a Black female wearing a tank top and a headband, right top image is a caucasian female image wearing a button down shirt sitting at a table in front of a laptop. Bottom left image is an Asian male wearing a fidora and teeshirt. Bottom Right is a caucasian male. Text at bottom of image "We're here for you as you age." Pathfinder's branded graphic is at the very bottom of image.

Former British prime minister Winston Churchill once said, “Plans are of little importance, but planning is essential.” As we age, it is important to have a plan in place for the future and communicate this frequently with loved ones. Often when future planning is mentioned, one might think of planning where they want to live… Read more Following Your Path to Aging: Planning for the future

Overcoming the Fa La La La Blahs: Tips for Overcoming Holiday Loneliness

Image of aging adult in all white staring out of a window. holiday decorations are the border of the image. A red and silver ornament hangs from top of image in front of person.

The winter holidays, known for its bright lights, pretty decorations, and merriment can bring up various emotions especially for individuals who are either alone or feel isolated. Memories of family gatherings that are no longer possible, or harder to partake in, often bring forth mixed emotions. As we approach another holiday season during a pandemic,… Read more Overcoming the Fa La La La Blahs: Tips for Overcoming Holiday Loneliness

My Guide Ripley

Image of a person and a black dog.

“Every disability conceals a vocation, if only we can find it, which will turn the necessity to glorious gain.” – C.S. Lewis, British writer and theologian. As C.S. Lewis, who is British writer and theologian, said, “Every disability conceals a vocation, if only we can find it, which will turn the necessity to glorious gain.”… Read more My Guide Ripley