A Conversation With Joy Loverde
Joy Loverde is a leading consultant in the senior industry and a trusted advisor in aging and eldercare-related issues. The author of The Complete Eldercare Planner, Joy’s work has been featured on Today, the CBS Early Show, NPR, and in USA Today and the Wall Street Journal.
Joy’s work has taken her to every corner of the world where she has personally interacted with thousands of family members and professionals in the field of aging. She also loves connecting with you on social media.
Wife, mom, grandmother, Cubs fan, Joy, is a family caregiver for her mother, married to family-law attorney, David V. Schultz, and resides in Chicago.
In addition to discussing her long-time love of the Chicago Cubs, Joy shared her top “check-list” items for seniors.
How are we going to pay for long-term care?
How are we going to pay for a longer life?
A Place To Live
Where are we going to live?
Who’s going to take care of us where we live?
When we think of housing, we have to think of housing with care.
The Paper Work
Get your paperwork in order. In addition, get someone to be designated as a durable power of attorney. Without that, it’s a total nightmare.
About Peter Rosenberger
A thirty-year caregiver for his wife, Gracie, who lives with severe disabilities, Peter Rosenberger understands the journey of a caregiver as few do. His experience led to him to author four books including Hope for the Caregiver, and 7 Caregiver Landmines and How You Can Avoid Them.
Peter recently earned a 2nd Dan (degree) black-belt in Hapkido. Furthermore, Peter is also an accomplished pianist. He recently release his new CD, Songs for the Caregiver.
Peter and Gracie live in Nashville, TN, where he also serves and the president and co-founder of Standing With Hope.