and elder advocacy emerged, sparked by my own personal experiences with my mother, father, and several relatives, the term again came to mind.
Enhancing life...sounds so simple.
It is and it isn't, particularly for a generation of people
who should be treasured: our seniors.
As a Life Enhancer, I have one goal: to enhance the lives of our seniors.
I created the "E.L.D.E.R.S." model to assist with this.
E: is for "Engage."
So often, as we age, we feel alone, isolated, and apart from society, rather than being a part of society. Sometimes, even invisible. The first, critical step, is engagement...to let our beloved seniors know that they are not only visible, but treasured.