Boomer Generation Radio: Kendal Segments
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One American is turning 65 every eight seconds. Each week Boomer Generation Radio host Richard Address and his guests—including authors, physicians, journalists, lawyers, therapists, humorists and researches—discuss a wide range of issues affecting and of interest to older adults and members of their families.
||New Threats to Services and Supports for Older Americans||“I’ve watched public policy affecting the nation’s older population wax and wane, but generally move in a progressive direction, often painfully incrementally but sometimes in a dramatic fashion,” says Bill Benson,||1/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Music that Makes Community||“Singing is a lifelong activity that is nurturing to one’s well-being and is a positive influence on community life,” Marilyn says. “The principles that I follow as a presenter in Music that Makes Community involve teaching songs without printed||1/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Meeting Unmet Needs with Community-owned Businesses||Meeting Unmet Needs with Community-owned Businesses||12/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Major Challenges Face Senior Services Providers||“We are in the midst of a monumental change in direction in care and services for seniors, probably more than any other time certainly since the passage of the Medicare-Medicaid act in the mid-'60s,” says Steve Maag of LeadingAge.||12/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Exploring Family Lore in Fiction and Nonfiction||"As an independent scholar, novelist and direct descendant of Francis Martin Drexel, grandfather of Saint Katharine Drexel, and of Nicholas Biddle, president of the Second Bank of the United States, I’ve had the privilege to combine historical researc||12/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Changing Nature of the American Family||"I think what’s different now is that so many more forms of family are becoming more visible," says writer, teacher and author Anndee Hochman.||11/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Modern Troubadours||Kendal at Oberlin residents Judy and Dennis Cook are retired, but you wouldn’t know it by looking at their travel schedule. “We’re on the road about 1/3 of the time,” Dennis says. “We travel around the Northeast presenting historically themed,||11/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Reinvesting One's Energy and Passion After Retirement||Barbara Walvoord, Ph.D., is a resident of the Lathrop Communities in Massachusetts and is Chair of Lathrop’s Land Conservation Committee. She discusses “reinvesting one’s energy and passion after retirement” and on how retirees can make a differ||11/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Grace-filled Aging||Callie Janoff is Director of the Aging Resources Consultation and Help (ARCH) program of the New York Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Promoting the Independence of an Adult Child||When parents are too focused on motivating their kids to perform, it can actually be demotivating for the young adults.||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|