Minding our Elder’s Blog was the 2012 Best of the Web Award Winner for the Best Senior Living Blog by an Indi vidual. The judges felt that Carol Bradley Bursack’s Blog presented a variety of quality resources for seniors and their caregivers. The blog covers every topic from dealing with a spouse with dementia to the latest news in senior health. Furthermore, it posts new topics daily, making it the one blog to follow if you are a family caregiver.
As the sole writer of Minding Our Elders, Carol Bradley Bursack says “it is the mission of Minding Our Elders to shine a light on the isolation often felt by caregivers and seniors and to give them a voice. Whether you are a baby boomer, part of the sandwich generation, a spousal caregiver or any combination of the three, you will find help and support on the Minding Our Elders Blog.”
Carol Bradley Bursack
Over the span of two decades, author, columnist, consultant and speaker Carol Bradley Bursack cared for a neighbor and six elderly family members. As a result of this experience, Bradley Bursack wrote “Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories,” a portable support group for caregivers.
Bradley Bursack works as a consultant on aging and caregiving issues. Her elder care newspaper column, “Minding Our Elders,” runs weekly, in print and on-line. She’s an expert blogger and community leader on HealthCentral/Alzheimer’s, and the forum moderator and a regular contributor to AgingCare.com.
As an expert in her field, she is featured in Montclair’s Who’s Who in Heath and has written hundreds of articles for national publications. Bradley Bursack is also a contributing author to “The Media Librarian’s Handbook,” (Facet Publishing, UK 2008) and contributing author to: “Dementia: Frank and Linda’s story: New approaches, new understanding, new hope” (Lion-Monarch, March 2010).
Make sure to take a moment and check out Minding Our Elder’s Blog here.