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This is the second in a series of blogs in honor of Memorial Day. How do you properly convey the story of someone you never met? Whose experiences and memories you only know about from what was handed down to you. My grandfather, Walter Sheridan, passed ...

In honor of Memorial Day, I hope you’ll forgive me for going a bit off-topic and sharing the true story of a very dear friend of mine. Guten tag! Was für ein schöner Tag! The diminutive communications man said to the soldiers in the foxhole, ...

“You can’t hide an eating disorder from someone who has one.” These were the words said to me while I gazed out a window into the bone-chillingly cold Milwaukee night. The glow of the street lights softly illuminated that stretch of West Wisconsin ...

Living a Life of No Regrets: A Reflection and Response to Carolyn Rosenblatt’s Article My grandmother’s eyes always sparkled with laughter, even after surviving a stroke, her kindness never diminished. She exuded love and lived for her family. She ...

Holocaust Remembrance Day Honoring the experiences of our Elders “We must be listened to: above and beyond our personal experience, we have collectively witnessed a fundamental unexpected event, fundamental precisely because unexpected, not foreseen by ...

Home Modifications Imagine the situation: your loved one is coming home from the hospital after an extended stay, and you find yourself overwhelmed by the thoughts of all the daily tasks that are suddenly almost impossible for your loved one to ...

  Cape Cod In-Service We had a great In-Service for some of our Cape Cod employees yesterday. We even lucked out with some lovely Spring-like weather! We followed up the training with a great lunch at Captain Parker’s. Its always great to be ...

The Drive for Five   The entire staff at Greater Boston was all overjoyed when the Patriots came from behind to beat the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl 51. Our President, Edward McGonagle was even lucky enough to get a picture with the newest addition ...

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Greater Boston held our annual ugly Christmas sweater contest today. Who do you think won? From sweaters with Christmas trees that lit up to owls, unicorns and even a dachshund we had a wide variety of sweaters this ...

South Shore Elder Services Holiday Party Greater Boston was a proud sponsor of South Shore Elder Services holiday party last night, December 8th. There was fabulous music by Java Jive as well as excellent food, good company and a raffle, all for a good ...