IDES Benefits Scam Targets Seniors; 'It's Upsetting'"I just don't want other people to have to go through this."
Some Senior Workers Struggle As They Try To File For Unemployment In IllinoisIt’s hard enough navigating the state’s unemployment process, but losing your job in the pandemic can be especially tough if you’re one of the most vulnerable people during this time – senior citizens.
Have Extra Supplies? Lombard Church Collecting Necessity Items To Give To Those In NeedWith growing coronavirus concerns, many have over purchased in the attempt to stock up on supplies.
Seniors More Likely To Work Longer In Big Metropolitan Areas"Those are the areas where all of the jobs are, really. The coastal areas recovered well from the recession, while other areas have not."
Seniors Becoming More Likely To Lose Life Savings To People They Trust, Officials SaySeniors are becoming a growing target of financial fraud, fleeced of their life savings and often victimized by somebody they know.
Seniors Given More Time To File For Tax Relief Due To Extreme ColdSeniors will have a little more time to file for tax relief due to last week's extreme cold.
Some Stay In Their Homes Despite Not Having HeatJune Bowman-Sims' furnace went out more than a week ago, but the 77-year-old retired nurse says she can't afford to repair it and refuses to leave her home.
Chicago Seniors Get A Special Thanksgiving Dinner"It means everything to me because my family doesn't live here."
Goat Yoga Is Nothing To Kid About"Actually, I could believe amount of joy that people got from just hanging out on the floor with goats."
Seniors Speak Out About Home Care Program Cuts Governor Rauner Wants To MakeSeniors and Democratic lawmakers are again raising their voices to fight cuts they say Governor Rauner wants to make in their home care program.
DeKalb County Shelter Planning Facility For Aging Pets Of SeniorsAnimal-loving senior citizens will no longer have to choose to give up their pets without ever seeing them again, if the DeKalb County Board approves a proposed animal shelter addition.
How To Plan A Trip With Your GrandchildrenHere are five great tips towards helping you plan the best and safest trip with your loving grandchildren.
Elderly Identify Theft: Why Older Americans Are Becoming A Growing TargetIn 2013, there were 16,993 reported instances of identity theft crimes that were committed against people 70 years and older.
Tripping Seniors On Purpose To Stop Future FallsResearchers are tripping seniors on purpose, and it's not some kind of warped practical joke. The experiment is among techniques being studied to prevent falls, the leading cause of injury in older adults.
Agricultural Students Cooking, Serving Thanksgiving Dinner For SeniorsStudents at a Southwest Side high school have been putting their lessons into practice, as they work to provide Thanksgiving meals to 300 senior citizens on Tuesday.