How a Preschool in a Nursing Home Became a Viral Video

“What can the very young and the very old offer each other, if given the chance?” It’s a question that comes from a video about a child care program set inside a Seattle retirement home. If you haven’t watched it yet, please do. (You’re welcome.) It’s a touching concept, bringing 4-year-olds and 94-year-olds together, and perhaps that’s what sparked the outpouring of support. So far, the Present Perfect trailer has reached more than 2 million views on YouTube, and the …

The Takeaway: Rural Areas Luring More Retirees

More retirees are buying up land in the country, drawn by peace, quiet and potential financial rewards. Could a rural retirement be right for you?

News To Know: Animal House

In a move to improve the quality of life for their residents, many retirement facilities bring in pets to interact with their members.

News To Know: Walk A Mile In Someone Else’s Shoes

Employees in one Ohio nursing home recently took a course to a first-hand glimpse into the difficulties of people 85 and older.