14 – Be Aware Of Fourth Agers

Aging is a very personal experience, but it’s a journey we share with
a larger community. Be attentive to what’s happening to parents,
siblings and friends. Be proactive in addressing concerns. Pay forward
with action the benefits you may someday need yourself.


Protect family, friends and yourself from financial abuse
  • Be a good friend to others
Know the warning signs of diminishing capacity
Stage an intervention if necessary
Could you benefit from someone looking over your shoulder?
  • Who can you lean on?
  • Is a conservator or guardian appropriate—or might be?