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This is the blog for StuffSeniorsNeed.com, where I will post on the important news of the day affecting senior citizens.

Free Dental Care In Utah

  Of all of the states that I have researched so far, Utah seems to have the most resources of free dental care available, as well as has these resources organized in the best manner. First of all, they have a 19 page report outlining all of the free dental resources available. These resources are […]

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Free Dental Care in Georgia

Georgia has many charitable clinics that take an individual’s income under consideration when providing free dental care. Patients must contact each clinic individually for details on fees and services and appointments…as well as qualifications regarding free dental care. Clinics may have waiting lists for services; be open only on certain days; accept only patients from […]

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Free Dental Care in Idaho

You can find a list of dental clinics in Idaho by clicking here.  I also typed out the complete list below.   Each has a brief description of their services and patient eligibility. My personal recommendation would be for you to contact the closest to you and inquire about what services and pricing they can […]

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Free Dental Care In Massachusetts

Massachusetts has a plethora of free and low-cost clinics available. What I would recommend is that you take a look at the list below and then start to contact the nearest 4-5 in your area. They may not all be able to help you, but by contacting a fair number of clinics in your area […]

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Free Dental Care In Alaska

There are several options for those looking for free dental care in Alaska. Community health centers are local, nonprofit, community-led organizations that target low income and medically underserved populations in rural and urban communities. CHCs accept Medicaid and Medicare, as well as private insurance, and offer a sliding discount to the un- and under- insured […]

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Free Dental Care by State

The most popular page on my site undoubtedly is my “Free Dentures and Dental Care” page.   And with good reason.  After all, considering that most seniors lose their dental coverage when they retire…combined with the skyrocketing cost of that dental care…seeking out free resources is only natural. And while that “Free Dentures” page has […]

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Top Tips For Caregivers of the Elderly

What are the best tips for caregivers?  After all, care giving is tough. If you haven’t done it and are now being thrust into the role of caregiver, then you are definitely in for a rude awakening. I was in this position, and it’s not fun. So this article is meant to assist all of […]

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Male Caregiving

There was a recent article in USA Today featuring a male caregiver that has been getting a lot of press lately, and as a male caregiver I wanted to chime in and give you my thoughts on the article. The article relays the story of Ed Mitchell, who is caring for his wife, Frankie, who […]

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Top 10 Things To Ask Before Hiring A Home Health Care Agency

Today’s seniors have more options than ever before. One option that more and more seniors are turning to when they have physical disabilities or if they are in short-term recovery from a surgery would be a home health care agency This provides an aide or companion in the comfort of their own home to allow […]

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Learning About Yourself While Caring For Others

There are times in each of our lives where we are forced to face something that we never thought we would be able to get through. Each of us is tested in some way throughout our lifetime and we must rise to the occasion, regardless of how hard it may be. Otherwise, we will never […]

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